VPX is a broadly defined technology utilizing the latest in a variety of switch fabric technologies in 3U and 6U format blades.
http://bit.ly/9KZ5lB - This tutorial, provided by Digi-Key and Conec, will explain the new MicroTCA computing architectures used by a variety of industries as well as present the new Conec connectors.
http://bit.ly/cmYhgm - This tutorial, provided by Digi-Key and APEM Components, Inc., explains joystick basics, as well as the physical variants and applications for Apem microswitch joysticks.
Buy the same model here: http://www.eevblog.com/amazon/ Dave turns a low cost reptile egg incubator into a decent 2degC to 60degC lab thermal chamber. Throw in a Rigol oscilloscope, an Arduino, and a few multimeters for good measure. The model used is the HERP Nursery II, also known as...
Shin-Etsu Silicones of America’s TC-CA Series soft-pad silicones are comprised of advanced polymer and thermally conductive filler composite material technologies. The company asserts the low-hardness silicone “soft pad” series of products have
Sensor Products’ Pressurex sensor film maps and measures contact pressures at the interface of fuel cell membranes. It measures pressure from 2- 43,200 PSI (0.14 - 3,000 kg/cm2) in eight pressure ranges. The film instantaneously and permanently changes
Providing an XGA image, the Sharp LQ121X3LG02 display yields a brightness of 1200 cd/m² with a contrast ratio of 1000:1.
Nuvoton Technology its ChipCorder voice/audio device to enable telephony functions in commercial and consumer systems. The ISD61S00 provides a digital-audio interface, audio storage interface, macro-scripting ability, and streamlined programmability that allows designers to
TDK-EPC has extended its range of power factor correction (PFC) capacitors. The EPCOS PhaseCap Compact series now also comprises types for voltages from 415 V AC, 440 V AC, 480 V AC and 525 V AC. As an alternative to capacitors with dimensions of
NKK Switches announced the availability of the SW3800 Series of high-capacity rocker switches. The company asserts the series’ robust design and high electrical capacity make appropriate for nearly any heavy duty application. The devices are
Omega’s OM-CP-PRTC110 line of differential pressure and temperature data loggers operates in real time. This CE marked product features three channels
Lumex extended its TitanBrite line of high power LED technology with the introduction of new 2-W, 3-W and 5-W LEDs. The SMT LEDs provide high intensity light of up to 58, 210 and 300 lumens respectively.
The Rohde & Schwartz FSVR real-time spectrum analyzer combines the functions of an all-purpose signal and spectrum analyzer with a real-time spectrum analyzer. In real-time mode, the FSVR detects
Crydom’s CL series of AC output Solid State Relays is intended for general purpose use in heating, lighting and motion control applications where panel mounting is desirable but traditional heavy duty SSRs are not required. Rated at either 5 A or 10 A output from 24 V to 280 VAC, the CL series features
Macro Sensors’ EAZY-CAL LVDT signal conditioner employs a virtually effortless fingertip calibration routine. This signal conditioner eliminates the repetitive null and span potentiometer adjustments associated with conventional analog based signal conditioners. Using two
Misumi offers a newly designed family of Cylinders with Twin Guide, incorporates two strong guide rods along with the cylinder for improved rigidity.
Haydon Kerk Motion offers a line of high output can stack linear actuators. The Haydon line of high output can stack actuators include the 20 mm, 25 mm, and 35 mm frame sizes. The linear actuators were designed and built with
Watlow introduced its Exactsense thermocouple for high temperature exhaust gas temperature sensing. The device combines the characteristics and high temperature capability of a thermocouple with
Texas Instruments announced its new MSP430 MCU Value Line LaunchPad development kit. For $4.30, the open source kit includes the hardware and software needed to launch designs based on the company’s MSP430 Value Line MCUs, which are presented as offering
Everlight’s Shwo series is a surface-mount high-power device presenting with high brightness combined with a compact size (3.5 mm x 3.5 mm x 1.85 mm), making itsuitable for all kinds of lighting applications such as general illumination, flash, spot, signal, industrial and commercial lighting. With the capability of
Microchip Technology announced what it asserts are the industry’s first Ion and photo smoke-detector ICs to offer alarm memory. The low-power RE46C162/3 Ion and RE46C165/6/7/8 (RE46C16X) photo smoke-detector ICs allow users to
LED-backlit LCD products. The new LED LCDs range in size from 3.5-inches to 15.0-inches. Touch screen panel options have also been added in 4.3-inch and 7.0-inch sizes.
Dontech Therma Klear transparent heaters provide the warmth necessary to extend the operating temperature of liquid crystal displays (LCDs) in cold environments (e.g., from 0° to below -40°C) and for the anti-fog, anti-icing, and de-icing of
General Micro Systems, Inc. (GMS) developed an Intel Atom-based rugged SBC that offers low power consumption. Combined with its small footprint and high performance, the Atom XPC40x (extended temperature, conduction-cooled) and Atom XP40x (standard temperature) are said to
Kycon is expanding its USB product line by adding USB 3.0, the next generation design-in Universal Serial Bus – KUSBX-xx1N9 Series. The USB 3.0 connectors, also known as SuperSpeed USB, support data transfer rates of up to 10 times faster than the USB 2.0 version and are