Electronic Products & Technology

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February 17, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

TE Connectivity releases digital models in collaboration with SnapEDA

Engineers can now easily design-in more than 25,000 new of components with free symbols & footprints
February 17, 2018 by Stephen Law

Electromechanical switches with D-SUB connectors secure reliable dc voltage

PASTERNACK Line of 44 different electromechanical relay switches come in popular configurations that operate from dc up to 26.5 GHz and provide a D-SUB multi-pin connector interface for secure and reliable dc voltage and command control functions. Connectors provide a…
February 15, 2018 by Stephen Law

Compact sealed rotary switch suits handheld devices

GRAYHILL 77 Series compact sealed rotary switch is suitable for space constrained, rugged or harsh applications. Requiring less than 0.2” behind panel, device serves smaller designs where space is at a premium. Product meets military standards for shock and vibration,…
February 14, 2018 by Stephen Law

Reflowable thermal switch protects against thermal runaway

SCHURTER RTS compact reflowable thermal switch for thermal protection of power semiconductors such as MOSFETs, ICs, IGBTs, TRIACs, SCRs, etc. Due to their inherent self-reinforcing heat-producing behavior, these components can overheat and lead to thermal runaway. Device prevents overheating by…
February 13, 2018 by Stephen Law

Miniature joystick simplifies drop-in panel installation

APEM TS Series Thumbstick miniature joystick comes with a threaded plastic D-flat housing, providing a simplified drop-in panel installation. Devices provide contactless Hall effect technology to deliver long life proportional control. Similar in size and operation to ‘gamepad’ controls and now…
February 12, 2018 by Stephen Law

High-power one-pole blocks serve DIN Rail, panel mount

BLOCKMASTER HP-ATB-175B Series of high output power one-pole modular terminal blocks are designed specifically for DIN Rail or panel mounting. Devices are rated 175 Amp and 600 Volt and can also be used for lighter power applications, and therefore have…
February 2, 2018 by Joseph Pulomena EPCOS, a TDK Group Company

Dealing with EMC filtering in today’s electric and hybrid vehicles

Automobiles have changed significantly over the past 40 years from mechanical systems to computerized systems. As a result there is an increased need for electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) filters in today’s electric and hybrid vehicles, also called e-vehicles.  The history 40…
February 2, 2018 by Stephen Law

High pulse resistors withstand surge in compact design

TT ELECTRONICS HPWC (high pulse withstanding chip) range of high energy surge resistors maximize the level of surge performance available in a single-sided flat chip design. Available in four sizes from 0805 to 2512, devices withstand up to 6.5kV peak…
January 31, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Electro Sonic launches customer web portal

Electro Sonic, Markham ON, Canadian distributor of electromechanical, interconnect and passive components recently introduced a customer web portal that provides customers with immediate access to price and availability on more than 1-million part numbers. “With our new web portal, customers…
January 30, 2018 by Stephen Law

Tiny relay enables pcb space savings

Potter & Brumfield relay T9G series 30A power pcb relay for HVAC, appliances and industrial control applications, is among the smallest relay in its class. Device provides a 30% smaller package size and 13% less pcb floor space all while…
January 29, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Toronto to host event for flexible and hybrid electronics

Learn, connect and partner at CPES2018 held May 23-24 at Centennial College’s Conference Centre in Toronto.
January 27, 2018 by Stephen Law

Heilind partners with OTTO on control solutions

Heilind Electronics, a leading distributor of electronic components, is now an authorized distributor for OTTO, an industry leading designer and manufacturer of precision control switches for almost 60 years.  Heilind will be offering the manufacturer’s products worldwide, with a product…