Electronic Products & Technology

Circuit Protection

February 17, 2017 by Stephen Law

Rotary coded switch delivers wide operating temperature range

ELMA C15 Rotary Coded Switch range is intended for cost sensitive applications where space is critical and is particularly suitable for frequency and channel selection in two way radios, portable appliances and instrumentation. The multifunction device provides enhanced switching feel…
February 16, 2017 by Stephen Law

Sealed pushbutton switches are long-lasting, reliable

C&K PNP series sealed pushbutton switches are IP68 sealed to endure harsh environments and power wash down. Devices are available in multiple housing styles and provide an extended operating life of 1,000,000 cycles. Device combines rugged switch performance and 5A…
February 15, 2017 by Stephen Law

Category 8 field tester is independently certified

FLUKE NETWORKS DSX-8000 CableAnalyzer first field tester is independently certified and endorsed to meet all the requirements for the Category 8 field testing standard. Product joins firm’s Versiv Cable Certification Family, suitable to help data communications installers more quickly, accurately…
February 14, 2017 by Stephen Law

Multi-channel circuit breakers protect electronic devices

PHOENIX CONTACT CBMC multi-channel device circuit breaker reliably protects four channels safely from overload and short circuit currents. Product’s compact design permits its use in existing systems, without re-planning the control cabinet and individual circuits can be adjusted without tools…
February 9, 2017 by Stephen Law

Keyswitches deliver noiseless operation

CHERRY Silent and Silent RGB MX Keyswitches come in red and black stem versions with integrated, patent-pending noise reduction feature and are available in multiple fastening configurations. Combined with optimal keystroke feel and illumination, product provides a light linear feel and…
February 7, 2017 by Stephen Law

Low-profile pushbutton supports handheld devices

APEM MEC Switches Ultramec 6C low-profile pushbutton option for handheld devices is also suitable in applications that are limited in both space and height. Device provides a small dimension, including an 8x8mm footprint, maximum height of 2.5mm and standard J-bend…
January 30, 2017 by Stephen Law

High-intensity indicator delivers 180° visibility

EAO Series 14 Indicator provides high-intensity, homogenous LED illumination with 180° all-around visibility in a compact, space-saving design. Units provide safe and reliable status indication for use in a variety of applications such as machinery, industrial automation, robotics and specialty…
January 25, 2017 by Stephen Law

High power terminal blocks server electrical distribution panels

BLOCKMASTER  HP Series High Power Terminal Blocks are rated 175 Amp and 600 Volt suitable for high power distribution in electrical panels, to transition larger wire gauge, high power mains to smaller gauge lower power branch circuits. Product series can…
January 22, 2017 by Stephen Law

Snap-action switches are accurate, reliable, repeatable

Honeywell Micro Switch BZ Series large snap-action switches provide precise operating characteristics, sensitive differential travel and enhanced life. Devices meet various international agency requirements. Some models have military qualifications. Configured options provide a wide variety of operating and interface characteristics.
January 16, 2017 by Eric Grange, industry marketing manager – automotive, C&K

Optimizing and customizing electromechanical components for automotive applications

User interface is an extremely important aspect of any vehicle ‘experience.’  Obviously, electromechanical components, including switches, in automotive applications must provide high reliability and long operating life but their utility can’t end there. Switches must also add to the look…
January 10, 2017 by Stephen Law

MIPI Alliance releases MIPI I3C sensor interface spec

MIPI I3C Solves Engineering Community’s Pressing Need for a New Chip-to-Chip Interface that Integrates Sensors in Smartphone, IoT, Automotive and Other Product Designs
January 1, 2017 by EP&T Magazine

TB-Series Tandem-Pole Circuit Breaker