Electronic Products & Technology

Circuit Protection

August 15, 2017 by Stephen Law

Power blocks serve electrical distribution panels

BLOCKMASTER HP Series High Power Terminal Blocks are rated 600 Volt with a choice of 115 or 175 Amps, for electrical applications in power panel distribution. Devices can also be used for lighter power applications, and therefore has extended utility…
August 14, 2017 by Stephen Law

Anti-vandal pushbuttons come with bi-color illumination

EAO Series 82 Anti-Vandal Pushbutton is availabile with bi-color illumination. Control panel designers can enhance aesthetics with red and green combinations in 24V ring or dot variants with indicators or both momentary and maintained pushbuttons. The tactile devices provide strength,…
August 8, 2017 by Stephen Law

Fuse meets packing density challenges in power electronics

SCHURTER USN 1206 SMD fuse technology meets challenges associated with packing density in power electronics. The chip fuse provides temperature-sensitivity suitable for both overcurrent protection and protection against excessive ambient temperatures. Device is not a pure thermal fuse, as it…
August 3, 2017 by Stephen Law

Two part epoxy bonds, seals and coats encapsulation

MASTER BOND EP41S-F is a two part epoxy for bonding, sealing, coating and encapsulation applications. Product combines fast ambient temperature cure speed with  chemical resistance and superior electrical insulation properties. Versatile system is easy to handle and has a forgiving…
July 31, 2017 by Stephen Law

Covers protect 3U and 6U Eurocard pcbs

PIXUS TECHNOLOGIES Protective solder-side covers for 3U and 6U Eurocard printed circuit boards (pcbs) come in a version that mounts to OpenVPX, CompactPCI, and VME/64x boards. Devices mount to Eurocard-based boards and provide mechanical protection of the component side of…
July 29, 2017 by Stephen Law

LED dome signal light comes in 7 combinations

Patlite NE-M1-CL7 Series LED Dome Signal Light provides single signal lights with 7 LED colour combinations and can provide multiple solutions with years of maintenance-free operation. Seven multicoloured LEDs are available, providing low power consumption and increased energy efficiency. Product provides…
July 28, 2017 by Stephen Law

SCR thyristor handles 600V 40Arms, 150°C junction temperature

LITTELFUSE SJxx40x Series of 40A standard high-temperature silicon-controlled rectifier (SCR) thyristors are capable of handling 600V, 40Arms and junction temperatures up to 150°C. Devices prevent the overheating and thermal runaway problems SCRs can experience due to an application’s limited cooling…
July 19, 2017 by Stephen Law

High-performance battery holders solder easily

KEYSTONE high-performance, battery holders for cylindrical batteries comes with solder lug contacts, which simplify assembly of wires to the holders and easily connect solder lugs to solid or stranded wires with or without female quick fit terminals or crimp connectors.…
July 12, 2017 by Stephen Law

Metal Line switches glow with 7 luminescent options

SCHURTER MSM Metal Line range with a pushbutton switch is capable of multiple illumination possibilities. The illumination provides a homogeneous quality in a ring illuminated style, or complete actuator area illumination. Status indication is possible in 7 different colors in…
July 12, 2017 by Stephen Law

Piezoelectric sounder produces detectable warnings

MURATA PKMCS1818E20A0-R1 piezoelectric sounder for automotive applications enables reflow mounting as an effective countermeasure against irregular mounting and abnormal sound. Product has a sound pressure level of 100dB at 100mm and measures 18 x 18 x 8mm. Device’s wide operational…
July 7, 2017 by Stephen Law

Nanocoating protects semis, component packaging

SEMBLANT CircuitShield  anti-corrosion, waterproofing and reliability enhancement technology delivers a sustainable, streamlined and cost-effective protective solution for semiconductor devices, printed circuit boards and other electronic components. Product provides a permanent, water and corrosion-resistant defence for the device level, extending the…
July 6, 2017 by Stephen Law

SOT jumpers eliminate pcb re-design headaches

TOPLINE SOT23 SOT Jumper components are a low-cost way to short out (jumper) printed circuit board (pcb0 circuitry without the need to redesign or spin a whole new board. Devices short-out specific pins together with less than 50 milli-ohms resistance.…