Push-Wire Family of Terminals

September 21, 2007 12:07 pm | Product Releases | Comments

WAGO Corporation announces its Luminaire Disconnects Series 873, the LUMI-NUTS, that are members of the WALL-NUTS push-wire family of terminals. They meet NEC 410.73(G), CEC 30-308(4) and the CSA/UL Standard 2459 for insulated multi-pole splicing wire connectors for those servicing non-residential linear fluorescent fixtures with ballasts. Features include the ability to daisy-chain power from one ballast to another, eliminating additional connectors.

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Laser Diode Controller with Increased Power Specifications

September 21, 2007 12:01 pm | Product Releases | Comments

AMS Technologies announces VueMetrix Inc.’s Vue-MV-21 laser diode controller that has high-power, low-noise, and it offers 10A, 21V operation. Able to operate more diodes in series than with an earlier version, this laser diode system control allows the acceleration of product development by using the same platform for development and the final product. The platform includes user-settable power current and operating temperature limits.

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LED Floodlight, Indoor/Outdoor Bulb Offers Energy Savings

September 5, 2007 12:40 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Productive Product: LEDtronics’ latest generation of R30 LED Reflector spotlight direct incandescent replacement bulbs combine advanced LED technologies, standard 25 mm Edison bases and light-optimizing designs to produce vivid light. The bulbs are available in five light emitting angles (15°, 20°, 30°, 40° and 95°) and in 120V AC. Other voltages from 12V to 240V AC or DC are available.

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Oval, 4 mm and 5 mm Through-Hole Lamps for Indoor/Outdoor Sign Applications

September 5, 2007 12:35 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Productive Product: Avago Technologies announced a new series of Extra Bright II oval Red, Green and Blue light emitting diodes (LEDs) for the electronic signs and signals (ESS) market. The HLMP-Lx63 (4 mm) and HLMP-Hx63 (5 mm) Series of LEDs provide an oval shaped radiation pattern, a wide viewing angle and high illumination intensity to make display characters viewable from

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LED Chipset for Small Projector Applications

August 28, 2007 7:15 am | Product Releases | Comments

Luminus Devices, Inc. announced its PhlatLight PT54 chipset engineered for small microdisplays including high brightness pocket projectors and heads-up projection displays and a variety of general illumination applications. The chipset includes separately packaged red, green and blue LEDs that are each 5.4 mm2. When combined, the chipset produces up to 1,400 peak white lumens in pulsed mode operation.

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Flexible Touch Screen Controller

August 28, 2007 7:11 am | Product Releases | Comments

Cypress Semiconductor Corp. announces its PSoC CapSense flexible touch screen controller that supports projected capacitance and surface capacitance technologies across a range of screen sizes and types. It is suitable for small screen portable devices such as mobile handsets, smart phones and portable media players, as well as for larger screens required by applications such as games, POS terminals and white goods.

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CPU Interface 3.2¨ QVGA TFT

August 28, 2007 7:08 am | Product Releases | Comments

OSD Displays announces its OSD0320HA9T0 QVGA 3.2¨ TFT with integrated four-wire resistive touch screen. This display features a digital RGB 16-bit TTL interface with memory to minimize the communication burden on system processors. The panel supports 3V logic. The resolution and size of this module are suitable for portable multimedia devices. It features an additional touch panel, 3V logic interface and a CPU interface. Viewing angles offer a 45/45/35/15 viewing cone.

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Photo Interrupters and Reflective Sensor Pairs

August 28, 2007 7:03 am | Product Releases | Comments

American Bright Optoelectronics announces its photo interrupter and reflective sensor products that include a range of off-the-shelf components and a custom-tailored, applications-specific capability. These products are suitable for applications in bill, coin and card acceptors, automatic faucet and flush controllers, fax, copier and paper level detectors, alarm components, presence detection devices, RPM sensors and optical encoders

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8.5¨ WVGA digital TFT

August 28, 2007 6:59 am | Product Releases | Comments

Microtips Technology introduces its MTF-T085AMSLN 8.5¨ true digital TFT. Features include an 8.5¨ TFT active matrix, a resolution of 800 × RGB × 480 dots and full colors, and white LED backlighting. It is also available with a touch screen. Outline dimensions are 206.10 mm × 124.48 mm ×7.30 mm.

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Reflective SOA for Passive Optical Networks

August 28, 2007 6:44 am | Product Releases | Comments

CIP announces its reflective semiconductor optical amplifier (RSOA) family which offers the performance to implement advanced PONs (passive optical networks) based on wavelength division multiplexing (WDM). Capable of delivering more than 20 dB of optical gain, this component provides optical data transmission at gigabit Ethernet rates without the need for either a local wavelength stabilized source or temperature control. This combination provides a platform for access network providers to boost performance.

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SSL-Based Incandescent Replacement Lamps

August 28, 2007 6:31 am | Product Releases | Comments

Infinilux announces its series of PAR4 incandescent replacement lamps that are powered by the Cree XLamp LED technologies, including the 7090 XR-E series LED that is capable of producing 100 lumens per Watt. These new lamps are drop-in replacements for many standard commercial, industrial and consumer light bulbs such as the standard 50W PAR36 flood lamp that is typically found

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High-Intensity Power SMD LEDs in CLCC6 Ceramic Package With Low Heat Dissipation and Optical Efficiency up to 35 lm/W

August 24, 2007 5:33 am | Product Releases | Comments

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. released a series of high-intensity yellow, amber, and white power SMD LEDs in the CLCC6 ceramic package. The VLMx61 series offers a very low thermal resistance and high optical power for thermal-sensitive applications. The CLCC6 ceramic package of the VLMK61, VLMY61, and VLMW61 devices allows the additional current drive for a maximum light output while maintaining a high service life of up to 50,000 hours.

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Elliptical Plate Beamsplitters

August 15, 2007 5:03 am | Product Releases | Comments

Edmunds Optics introduced TECHSPEC Elliptical Plate Beamsplitters which are designed to maximize beamsplitting efficiency while minimizing valuable mounting space. When the beamsplitter is orientated at 45° in the optical path, it creates a circular aperture equal to the diameter of the minor axis. The beamsplitters are available in two thicknesses: 1.0 mm for ultra-tight spaces, or 3.0 mm with an improved surface accuracy of

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Backlight Controllers for Notebook Computer LCD Displays

August 1, 2007 10:15 am | Microsemi Corporation | Product Releases | Comments

Microsemi added two backlight controllers for notebook computers, additions to its portfolio of devices that power CCFLs in LCD displays. Designated the LX1693 and LX1697, the backlight controllers are optimized for the wide input voltage range found in notebook display applications and support Intel's Display Power Saving Technology that adjusts brightness as a function of video content. The advanced architecture of the LX1693 includes all the support components needed to integrate

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Long-life Resistive Touch Panels

August 1, 2007 7:13 am | Product Releases | Comments

Fujitsu Components America released production samples of its next-generation, resistive touch panels using an organic conductive polymer material. The custom touch panels are said to offer five times the durability and comparable optical properties of conventional ITO (Indium Tin Oxide)-film panels. This provides a durable touch surface and extends the touch panel’s operational life, especially in repeated-touch applications such as cell phones, PDAs, tablet PCs, instrumentation and other pen-based devices. The panels are also scratch-resistant, sealed and able to withstand harsh chemical and input abuse

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