Electronic Products & Technology

Circuit Protection

June 26, 2017 by Stephen Law

Newly designed rocker switches come in many colours

APEM KR and KL rocker switches are newly designed in a large selection of colors and markings, extreme robustness and high ratings. Products are now available with 20A 12Vdc rating (6.35 quick-connect terminals only) and can be connected directly to monitor…
June 24, 2017 by Stephen Law

X Tronics to represent SUNS in Canada

SUNS Electromechanical, a leading manufacturer of high quality industrial control components, has signed a manufacturers’ representatives agreement with XTronics Inc., Concord ON. SUNS product offering ranges from the widest variety in limit and micro switches to complete lines of foot…
June 22, 2017 by Stephen Law

Power blocks serve electrical distribution panels

BLOCKMASTER ELECTRONICS HP Series high power terminal blocks are rated 600 Volt with a choice of 255 or 380 Amps, for electrical applications in power panel distribution. Devices can also be used for lighter power applications, and therefore has extended utility…
May 30, 2017 by Stephen Law

Curtain to rise on EPTECH trade show in Vancouver

Trade show for members of electronics industry will be held at Molson Canadian Theatre on June 1st in Coquitlam BC - free attendance and free parking.
May 19, 2017 by Stephen Law

Sealed snap action switch is sealed to IP67

E-SWITCH WS series snap action switch is sealed to IP67 ratings and comes with the choice of a lever or plunger actuator option. Device is a single pole, double throw (SPDT), with termination options that include solder lug or PCB…
April 21, 2017 by Stephen Law

EPTECH trade shows roll into Montreal, Markham

If you are an electronic engineer or designer looking for the latest components, test, CEM services or production materials on the market today, you will want to pencil in a visit to either of the EPTECH shows taking place in…
April 21, 2017 by Stephen Law

Avnet expands disty arrangements with principals

Avnet, electronic component distributor, has signed an expanded franchise agreement with Bel Fuse Inc., a global manufacturer of products that power, protect and connect electronic circuits. Avnet now offers Bel’s full line of power products, circuit protection, magnetics and interconnect…
April 20, 2017 by Stephen Law

Pushbuttons, indicators conform to ADA Standards

EAO Series 57 pushbuttons and indicators are ADA compliant, meeting recommended text and legend requirements of advisable fonts, weights, and size ranges of 5/8 – 2 inches in height. Many common configurations are available such as ‘Door Open,’ ‘Door Close’…
April 10, 2017 by Stephen Law

Programmable OLED, LCD device combines functionality of switch

NKK SmartSwitch small off-the-shelf programmable OLED and LCD device combines the functionality of a switch with a fully programmable viewing area to enable multi-decision operations into one device. Product’s user-friendly interface is featured in three SmartSwitch product categories: pushbutton, rocker…
April 3, 2017 by Stephen Law

Subminiature basic switch operates near silent

OMRON D2AW Sealed Ultra Subminiature Basic Switch has siding contacts that are able to wipe clean contact contamination. Device operates almost silently, delivering high-performance insulation resistance via contact structure. Product provides long stroke slide contact for reliable ON/OFF action. Device…
March 25, 2017 by Stephen Law

Southwest Energy brings EuroSwitch’s industrial sensors to Canada

Southwest Energy Control Systems of Canada Ltd., is now supplying the Canadian market with EuroSwitch’s range of quality and durable level, pressure and temperature industrial sensors. “EuroSwitches are the go-to sensors in Europe for complex and difficult applications,” advises Southwest…
March 23, 2017 by The University of British Columbia

UofBC develops flexible sensor for foldable touch screens

Picture a tablet that you can fold into the size of a phone and put away in your pocket, or an artificial skin that can sense your body’s movements and vital signs. A new, inexpensive sensor developed at the University…