Controls and Controllers

VOXX International Corporation Announces New Accessory Product Collaboration with Ford Motor Company

VOXX to provide its Smart Phone-based, Remote Start and Keyless Entry Telematics system branded as Remote Access and available for select Ford and Lincoln vehicles for North America HAUPPAUGE, N.Y.Â- – VOXX International Corporation (NASDAQ: VOXX) has announced the launch of its exciting new product with Ford Motor Company through a collaborative effort between Code Systems, Inc. and...

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Controls and Controllers

Two Carbon Fiber Facilities Revolutionize the Manufacturing Process While Setting New Standards for Environmental Stewardship

As a material, carbon fiber has fundamentally changed many of the products we use every day, making them lighter, stronger and more durable.Â-  The manufacturing process is typically unique to each supplier and it can be as complex as the fiber molecules themselves.  Equally as challenging are the air pollution control systems used on the production equipment.  This year, two...

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Cores

Altera Completes Latest Upgrade to IP Portfolio Targeting 28 nm Devices

Expanded Portfolio of IP Cores Enhanced with 15 Percent Timing Margin for Faster Design Integration SAN JOSE, Calif. –Â- Altera Corporation (Nasdaq: ALTR) today announced it has completed the latest upgrade to its portfolio of IP cores targeting 28 nm FPGAs and SoCs. Over the past year, Altera has released more than 15 new protocol interface IP cores that target a broad range of...

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Motor Controllers and Drives

Medium Voltage AC Drive has compact, modular design.

Offered in 4 frame sizes, MV1000 series has MTBF >200,000 hr and includes 2.4 and 4.16 kV models available with respective outputs from 200–2,750 hp and 300–5,000 hp. Smart Harmonics™ Technology reduces input THD to less than 2.5% without filters, which exceeds requirements of IEEE519-1992, and also provides galvanic isolation between power input and output. Several motor control modes are...

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LDO Regulators have low quiescent current, 300 mA max output.
Electrical Regulators

LDO Regulators have low quiescent current, 300 mA max output.

FeaturingÂ- quiescent current of ~30 µA and output voltage accuracy of ±2%, APE8800A-HF-3 positive linear regulators can supply 300 mA output current with drop-out voltage of 250 mV. Current limit protection and thermal shutdown features are also standard, and LDOs can operate with low ESR ceramic output capacitors as small as 1 µF for stability. Available with...

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Controls and Controllers

Safe Motion Modules ensure machines run in safe manner.

Combining Machine Safety logic and Safe Motion into one package, Kollmorgen Safety Modules™ operate with Kollmorgen’s motorsÂ- and transmissions, servo and inverter drives, and machine/motion controllers. Units are capable of 15 Safe Motion functions, such as Safe Torque Off, Safe Stops, Safe Limited Speed, Safe Limited Position, and Safe Brake Control. Each module can monitor feedback...

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Controls and Controllers

Battery Charge/Discharge Test System comes in 40 V model.

Model 9200-4904 comprises independent 12 kW DC power modules that enable testing ofÂ- smaller batteries, each with different test plan, power level, and start/stop times. Alternatively, higher-power battery can be tested by connecting power modules in parallel. GUI touch panel lets operator create, run, monitor, chart, and report unit under test profiles without writing any...

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TFT Displays feature full RGB color.
Computer / Video Monitors

TFT Displays feature full RGB color.

Featuring 24-bit digital RGB interface, 7.0 in. Economical TFT and 7.0 in. MVA TFT Displays provide 800 x 400 pixel resolution. Economical model has LED backlight and 12:00 optimal viewing angle, while MVT model, featuring rigid polarizer,Â- provides extended viewing angle of 150° (75° each angle). Both RoHS-compliant units are available with or without resistive touch panels....

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Modules

L-Band 90 W GaN Power Module supports surface mounting.

Optimized for commercial air traffic control, military radar, and long range perimeter monitoring applications at 1.2–1.4 GHz, MAMG-001214-090PSM scales to peak pulse power levels of 100 W inÂ- 14 x 24 mm package that supports SMT assembly. Two-stage, fully matched GaN in Plastic power module, under pulsed conditions, delivers output power >90 W with 30 dB typ associated power gain and 58%...

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New Approval from Exida Adds SIL 3 Capable Product to Moore Industries' FS Functional Safety Series
Electrical Isolators

New Approval from Exida Adds SIL 3 Capable Product to Moore Industries' FS Functional Safety Series

NORTH HILLS, CAÂ- – The SSX and SST family of safety isolators and splitters from Moore Industries have been approved by exida for use in a Safety Instrumented System (SIS) up to SIL 3 in monitor mode, where only the input circuit is part of the safety function. It is the latest product in the FS Functional Safety Series to receive SIL 3 approval, joining the STA Safety Trip Alarm. The SSX...

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