Power Sources Unlimited announced its Tracopower THN-15 and THN-15WI Series of 15W high performance DC/DC converter modules that feature either a 2:1 input or a 4:1 input with tightly regulated, isolated, adjustable, single outputs of 3.3V DC, 5V DC, 12V DC or 15V DC. The THN-15 Series has a high density, using 1" × 1" of board space in a six-sided metal case with an insulated baseplate.
Lambda introduced its HWS1000 series of 1,000W power supplies. The single-output family is suitable for powering process control, ATE, factory automation and other equipment where extended life under extreme conditions is required. These power supplies meet the mandatory SEMI F47 power line sag specification. The units are available in 10 nominal output voltages including 3.3, 5, 6, 7.5, 12, 15, 24, 36, 48 and 60V.
Weidmuller introduced its WGK Series of through-panel terminal blocks that provide a universal system for industrial control power filtering and UPS systems such as frequency converters and power supplies. The terminal blocks feature housing halves that interlock and enable an easy-to-mount through-panel termination system. In addition to the standard versions with vertical or horizontal wire entry
Ironwood Electronics introduced its model CG-BGA-5000 high performance BGA ZIF socket for 0.5 mm pitch BGA. It is designed for a 6 mm package size, and it operates at bandwidths up to 10 GHz with less than 1 dB of insertion loss. The sockets dissipate up to several Watts without extra heat sinking, and they can handle up to 100W with a custom heat sink. The contact resistance is typically
Belden announced its high definition multimedia (HDMI) shielded twisted pair cables that provide an interface between any compatible digital audio/video source and a compatible digital audio and/or video monitor in the home theater set-up, as well as providing support for standard, enhanced or high-definition video and multi-channel digital audio on a single assembly. Typical applications include connecting HDMI sources
XMultiple Technology, Inc. introduced its UltraJax connector that provides a high-density contact capability with a standard RJ connector. Contact assemblies are housed in both the top and the bottom so that one RJ connector becomes capable of performing the functions of two connectors. According to the company, this connector will double the port count of hubs, switches, routers and adapter cards, using less than half
Woertz announced its flexible connectivity system that uses a combination of insulation displacement technology and pluggable terminal blocks. This system provides rapid connections and expandability for power and data buses in industrial and commercial applications. Proprietary flexible power buses can handle up to 70A in flat cables with two to seven conductors. The data bus cables are available as shielded and unshielded
FCI introduced two USB 2.0 connectors that are suitable for use in automotive multimedia systems where connection to removable storage devices or other USB-enabled accessories is desired. The connectors comply with typical automotive application requirements in terms of temperature range and number of mating cycles. Standard USB Type A receptacles are available in both right angle and flag style options.
Keystone Electronics Corp. announced its multi-color, eight-page, new product supplement that features an expanded selection of micro-pins and micro-jacks along with an assortment of insulated terminals that are made of PTFE (Teflon) and molded diallyl phthalate materials. The pins and jacks are suitable for use with any printed circuit, front panel, board edge or height-specific application on a PCB. Receptacles are manufactured in press-fit, solder, swage and surface-mount styles in full compliance with
W. L. Gore & Associates launched an enhanced microminiature round cable for medical applications that include electrophysiology products and small diameter flexible endoscopes. Through the use of proprietary high strength toughened fluoropolymer (HSTF) and low dielectric constant expanded PTFE (ePTFE) material, this cable maintains its performance through device flexure, abrasion during routing, or tracking and sterilization
FCI developed its YLL Series 0.3 mm pitch, low profile FPC ZIF connectors for mobile phone, digital still and video cameras, and display applications. The connector is available in two versions: the D-Series with down-side contacts at a maximum height of 1.0 mm, and the U-Series with upper-side contacts with a maximum height of 1.05 mm. Both versions have a front flip-type actuator for easy cable insertion.
Pulse introduced its model W3530 multi-hybrid, pentaband, internal cellular band antenna that combines 4-band GSM and W-CDMA 2100 to receive and transmit signals in all cellular bands. The antenna can be used in mobile, machine-to-machine, laptop, automotive and portable device applications for devices operating on GSM bands (GSM850, EGSM900, PCN1800, PCS1900) and W-CDMA 2100. It has a low
Crystek Corp. introduced its CVCO55CC-2900-3400 VCO that operates from 2,900 MHz to 3,400 MHz with a control voltage range of 0.5V to 18V. The VCO features a typical phase noise of -107 dBc/Hz at 10 kHz offset, and it has optimal linearity. It is packaged in the industry standard 0.5" × 0.5" SMD package. Input voltage is 8.0V, with a maximum current consumption of 35 mA. Pulling and pushing are minimized
EPCOS, Inc. announced its R105 Series of EMC filters for inverter applications such as servos and motor drives. The filters are compact, lightweight, and they offer attenuation of critical frequencies for inverter applications. They address radio frequency emissions from power electronics equipment that interfere with building automation
IRC Advanced Film Division introduced a range of high temperature resistive products, including the PFC-HT Series chip resistor, PFC-HT Divider Series voltage divider, 1900 Series DIP resistor network and the 4700 Series SIP resistor network. Applications are in satellites, down-hole instrumentation, and oil and gas well-logging equipment. The high temperature chip resistor and voltage divider feature