Electrical Equipment & Systems

Automobiles

Navistar Partners with GM to Manufacture Cutaway G Van

LISLE, Ill. - Navistar, Inc. today announced it has reached an agreement with General Motors (GM) to manufacture the cutaway model of GM's G Van at Navistar's Springfield, Ohio plant starting in the first half of 2017. With this multi-year contract, Navistar will add at least 300 jobs and recommission its second line at the plant. We're very pleased to partner with GM on this...

Read More »
Miniature Brush DC Motor features coreless design.
Motors

Miniature Brush DC Motor features coreless design.

Measuring 16 mm in diameter, Athlonix™ 16DCP features energy-efficient coreless design with optimized self-supporting coil and magnetic circuit. Unit is available in precious metal and graphite commutation variations, both featuring Alnico magnet inside. Constant force spring design for carbon brush ensures consistent performance. With max continuous torque up to 2.63 mNm, motor is suited for...

Read More »
Floor Box conceals outlets and plugs while in use.
Electrical Connectors

Floor Box conceals outlets and plugs while in use.

Designed for wood subfloors in single- and multi-family housing, Steel City® Residential Floor Box allows lid to be closed, even when cords are plugged in. Single-gang, recessed unit is suitable for power, voice, or data connections in open-space areas, and offers drop-in design for one-step mounting. UL/CSA approved as 15 A, 125 V tamper-resistant receptacle, box includes die-cast cover...

Read More »
Explosionproof 25 ft Extension Cord has 20 A receptacle.
Electric Wire, Cable and Cable Assemblies

Explosionproof 25 ft Extension Cord has 20 A receptacle.

Fitted with one 20 A explosionproof twist lock receptacle constructed of non-sparking aluminum, EPEXC-P20A-GFCI-25 securely connects explosionproof equipment in hazardous locations. Inline GFCI reset and test switch ensures proper operation, while spring loaded receptacle doorÂ- prevents ingress of water and contaminants when unit is not in use. Explosionproof straight blade plug ensures...

Read More »
Ametek HSC Adds Optical Laboratory, Fiber Optic Component Production and Testing Capabilities
Feedthroughs

Ametek HSC Adds Optical Laboratory, Fiber Optic Component Production and Testing Capabilities

Expands Its Leadership in Hermetic Optical Components for Harsh Environments ROSEMEAD, CA - As today's specialty optical components market expands into increasingly harsh environments in oil and gas, aerospace and industrial applications, there is a growing need for reliable hermetic terminations that are critical to reliable system performance. Single mode (SM) and multimode (MM) optical...

Read More »
Resolver-to-Digital Converter eliminates external circuitry.
Converters

Resolver-to-Digital Converter eliminates external circuitry.

With integrated power supply, exciter amplifier, and functional safety features, Model PGA411-Q1 supports 4 Vrms and 7 Vrms resolver sensors in automotive and industrial applications. Device is capable of simultaneously exciting resolver sensor coil and calculating angle and velocity of rotating motor shaft without external components. Integrated built-in self-test performs analog and logic...

Read More »
Redesigned Cable Assembly for Medical Device OEM
Electrical Connectors

Redesigned Cable Assembly for Medical Device OEM

Challenge Epec was approached by a medical device OEM to help them redesign a cable assembly. This assembly is used as interconnect on a medical probe found in hospitals and clinics globally. The challenge was that a customer needed an assembly that could withstand repeated sterilization. In addition they wanted a way to easily interchange membrane switches with various levels of resistance. The...

Read More »
Custom Battery Pack for Precision Guided Firearm
Batteries

Custom Battery Pack for Precision Guided Firearm

Challenge Epec was approached to develop a custom battery pack for a precision guided commercial firearm scope. For this application, the battery packs needed to be designed for a weapons system similar to the target tracking and fire control found in advanced fighter jets. The technology that is inside these firearms is quite sophisticated. It was necessary that the battery packs powering the...

Read More »
Custom Battery Pack for a Portable X-Ray Machine
Batteries

Custom Battery Pack for a Portable X-Ray Machine

Challenge The challenge was to develop a lithium battery pack for a portable x-ray machine to replace a customer's current plug-in AC version with a DC battery model that could be mobile. The new model would provide the necessary power requirements with dimensional size limitations. The battery solution would also need to meet the targeted charging times and dimensionally fit within the...

Read More »

All Topics