Murata Electronics North America introduces its small Boundary Elastic Surface Acoustic Wave (BEL SAW) filter that measures 0.8 mm × 0.6 mm × .365 mm, making it suitable for the mobile phone market. It does not need a cavity, and it achieves the same high tolerance capabilities as traditional filters while assuring the identical thermal-shock tolerance of semiconductors.
Microbridge Technologies, Inc. announces its low power, low TC re-adjustable resistors that are designed to compensate and calibrate precision analog circuits. These Rejustors can be used with off-the-shelf National Instruments hardware (NI-cDAQ 9172) to calibrate a range of circuits in parallel. They are suitable for precision analog compensation in military, aerospace and satellite applications. Automotive applications range from optical systems to engine sensors and tire-pressure monitor.
Crystek releases its Red Box VCO series of VCOs that are available in a robust aluminum enclosure (1.25” × 1.25” × 0.58”) with SMA connectors. The majority of Crystek’s VCO portfolio will be available in the Red Box series, making integration of a VCO into any application a plug-and-play option.
Inelco Hunter introduces the Sanyo POSCAP TPG series of solid electrolytic chip capacitors that combine a low ESR at high frequency with high capacitance in low-profile packages. The anode is sintered tantalum and the cathode is a highly-conductive polymer formed using Sanyo's original technology.
CONEC announces its power module input connectors with integrated filters. They are designed to meet the PICMG MicroTCA specifications for power input modules which states that power module input connectors should have EMI shielding and filtering options. A range of 7W2 dual port connectors for 48V/60V with integrated low pass filters meets the different demands of various applications.
Honeywell introduced its FF-ST Series Safety Light Curtains. The series allows end users to build safety light curtain with a variety of resolutions, scanning ranges and protective heights. Accessories include mounting kits, connectors, power supply and relay modules. The safety light key product features have been unbundled, allowing for custom combinations at a competitive price. More than 3,000 product combinations are available. Core functionality options include safety outputs, restart modes, EDM loop options
BEAR Power Supplies announced higher voltage options for its 1.5W BPS series configurable DC/DC converters. These single-input, single-output isolated converters are now available with input voltage from 3V DC to 15V DC and output voltage from 50V DC to 300V DC. They operate from -55°C to +85°C with no heat sink or electrical derating required. They are suitable for powering PIN diodes, avalanche photodiodes and piezoelectric actuators in applications such as RF transceivers, programmable filters, and industrial and scientific instruments.
austriamicrosystems introduced the AS1323, a ultra-low quiescent current, high efficiency, step-up DC/DC converter which comes in a small 5-pin TSOT package. The device delivers 100 mA output current from a single AA battery with possible fixed output voltages of 2.7V, 3.0V and 3.3V, operating from an input voltage between 0.75 and 2V. It offers an integrated unique low-voltage boot circuit which ensures start-up even with high load currents. The minimum start-up voltage of 0.95V is independent of the load current.
Sharp Microelectronics introduced two 4.3" industrial TFT LCD panels (type LQ043T1DG01 and LQ043T1DG02) designed for mobile and industrial handheld applications. The high brightness of up to 600 cd/m², the anti glare coating and an extended temperature range of -10°C to +70°C ensure desirable readability under ruggedized outdoor and changing ambient light conditions. In addition, the LQ043T1DG01 integrates a touch functionality facilitating the design of interactive industrial handhelds. Target applications for
Omron Electronic Components LLC announces the availability of the D3SH series of ultra-small size, low profile SMD switches. Measuring just 3.4 mm × 3.0 mm × 0.9 mm and weighing just 0.02g, the switch is utilized in presence/absence applications to detect location with an on-off signal. A unique mechanism enables high contact reliability and precision operation. The switch is available in SPST-NO or SPST-NC contact configuration with a rating of 1 mA @ 5V DC. These versatile switches are available in right or left operating direction, with standard levers (1.6 mm travel) or long levers (2.1 mm travel),
StratEdge announces its line of high performance semiconductor packages in hermetic versions. The packages fit applications for high speed digital (OC-48, OC-192, OC-768), mixed signal, broadband wireless, satellite, point-to-point and point-to-multipoint, VSAT and test in the aerospace, telecommunications, automotive and optoelectronics industries. The LCC family of packages is designed for
Tyco Electronics introduces its Raychem brand URHT heat-shrinkable tubing with an eight-to-one shrink ratio. The tubing is flame retardant, black, cross linked polyolefin tubing with an ultra high shrink ratio, making it suitable for applications where the tubing must conform to an oddly shaped substrate or fit over large objects like
ITT Electronic Components releases its series of independent universal range of SMT contacts that provides an electrical connection between a device and a PCB. Manufactured as a single piece stamped product, incorporating pre-load and anti-lift features, these contacts have been designed to replace traditional interfaces where the contact is custom designed into the component.
Mill-Max introduces a double row SMT strip socket which accepts .025" to .037" diameter and .025" square pins. This double-row connector is offered standard in 4 (2 × 2) up to 100 (2 × 50) position configurations on .100" spacing. The .276" tall insulator is manufactured with high temperature thermoplastic suitable for reflow soldering operations. Each precision-machined receptacle contains a proprietary #47 contact clip that is rated at 4.5A per position.
Ironwood Electronics introduces its DG-QFN40C-01 socket that is designed for a 5 mm × 5 mm package size, operating at bandwidths up to 40 GHz with less than 1 dB of insertion loss. The sockets are designed to 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 3 m? per pin. The socket connects all pins and the optional center power pad with 40+ GHz bandwidth on all connections