Electronic Products & Technology

Circuit Protection

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

December 26, 2016 by Stephen Law

DIN rail mounted surge protection product is rated 75kA

CITEL DS70U series pluggable DIN rail mounted surge protection product line is UL 1449 4th Edition Open Type 1 Listed. Modules provide a maximum discharge current rating of 75kA (8/20µs), a nominal discharge current rating of 20kA (8/20µs) and a…
December 23, 2016 by Stephen Law

Single axis paddle delivers non-contact Hall-effect

APEM BH series paddle controllers provide non-contact Hall-effect technology in a compact size. The ergonomic joystick range was developed for use in mild to extreme environments, and provides a smooth and responsive movement at your fingertips. Devices are available with…
December 9, 2016 by Stephen Law

High power terminal blocks suit electrical distribution panels

BLOCKMASTER HP Series high power terminal blocks are rated 175 Amp and 600 Volt for electrical applications in power panel distribution. Devices can also be used for lighter power applications and therefore has extended utility as a ‘one size fits…
December 2, 2016 by Stephen Law

DIN rail plug-in surge protectors suit telecom

CITEL DLA series provides DIN rail mounted, pluggable surge protection for twisted-pair wire communication circuits.  A hybrid circuit provides a maximum surge current rating of 20kA (8/20µs) and very low let through voltage.  Products for a variety of communication circuits…
November 27, 2016 by Stephen Law

Bidirectional thyristor surge protectors lower breakover voltage

BOURNS Model TISP4011H1BJ bidirectional overvoltage protectors provide very low breakover voltage. Designed to limit damaging overvoltage threats, device provides optimized 2-point protection for transformer windings, low voltage electronics and digital telecommunication lines. Devices provide low V(bo) breakover voltage of 10.5V,…
November 23, 2016 by Stephen Law

5-Way switch based joystick delivers four directional outputs

APEM NV series switch-based miniature industrial joystick provides four directional outputs plus a fifth center pushbutton option that provides a positive, tactile feedback in all directions for precise and secure fingertip control.  The compact 16mm devices are available with either…
November 14, 2016 by Stephen Law

Current control system improves load monitoring, protection

LÜTZE LOCC-Box current control system provides reliable load monitoring and protection in 24Vdc control circuits. Device includes adjustable trip current range (1-10A), adjustable characteristics (fast, med, slow 1, slow 2 and slow 3), output alarm signal at 90% of the…
November 13, 2016 by Stephen Law

Power cage clamp block expands mounting options

WAGO Power Cage Clamp block is available for up to 350kcmil conductors and provides direct panel mounting, expanding application options. The versatile device is maintenance-free, vibration-proof and enables fast, hands-free wiring. Product provides separate side entry jumper slots that leave…
October 19, 2016 by Sarah Yang, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab)

Berkeley Lab-led research breaks transistor size barrier

Smallest transistor ever created with gate only 1 nanometer long
October 16, 2016 by Stephen Law

Surge protection provides safe energy control

PHOENIX CONTACT PLUGTRAB SEC (Safe Energy Control) type 3 surge protection solution replaces previous versions for PLUGTRAB PT 2/PE. Device can be used without separate backup fuse utilizing integrated overcurrent protection and can be used with end-devices operated with both…