Endicott Research Group (ERG) has released two Smart Force solid state lighting driver (SSLD) boards as standard products for industrial and medical LCDs. The SFDE (Economical) and SFDM (Mini) Series provide full function power supplies for high brightness as well as low power consumption, low cost and a compact size. Both driver boards are <5 mm in height, and both provide brightness stability over a wide input voltage and can power up to 6 LED strings. The SFDM SSLD board measures 0.96” (24.4 mm) × 2.19” (55.6 mm, with a height of <5 mm. It provides an input voltage range of 8V to 20V, with external PWM dimming to 250:1. Both boards can be used with the company's Smart Force LED rails as a drop-in replacement for CCFL rails for a number of OEM LCDs. The LED rails feature a proprietary design that provides good thermal management. The SFDE and SFDM SSLD boards are available as standalone products from stock, or as kits that include the driver boards and LED rails, also available from stock. Pricing is $15.73 in production quantities.
Endicott Research Group