Electronic Products & Technology

Circuit Protection

August 15, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

EPTECH trade show coming to Winnipeg next month

EPTECH's table-top style of exhibit is the only series of coast-to-coast national electronics shows in Canada
August 15, 2018 by Stephen Law

Lead-free SMD fuse thwarts tin whiskers and dendrites

SCHURTER MGA range of 1206 SMD ceramic fuses includes a COTS+ version for aviation applications. Products are completely lead-free and protect against the formation of tin whiskers and dendrites. Device has ultra-robust thin-film construction, hermetic seal and an operating temperature…
August 13, 2018 by Stephen Law

Smart electronic protection system targets industry 4.0

E-T-A CIRCUIT BREAKERS REX12D-T REX electronic circuit protector has modular architecture to allows customization. In combination with the EM12D-TMB supply module that communicates via Modbus-RTU protocol, device is suitable for those looking to incorporate condition monitoring and predictive maintenance into…
July 16, 2018 by Stephen Law

DC UPS monitors, optimizes energy storage

PHOENIX CONTACT Intelligent UPS with IQ Technology ensures superior system availability, by monitoring and optimizing energy storage. The IQ Technology is intuitive and provides users with information as soon as required. The integrated interfaces allow you to see the operating…
June 29, 2018 by Stephen Law

Fuses combine extreme current limitation with balanced performance

LITTELFUSE POWR-SPEED PSR Series High-Speed Square Body Fuses come in two new case sizes (70 and 73) along with new intermediate ratings in sizes 71 and 72. Product series of square body fuses combines extreme current limitation, enhanced cycling capability…
June 21, 2018 by Stephen Law

Catalog expands with high power terminal block line

BLOCKMASTER ELECTRONICS 16-page catalog now features a Selection Guide incorporated into the front of the book, providing a convenient way to select the type of terminal block that is needed.  Users can select by voltage, amperage, wire size and the…
June 14, 2018 by Stephen Law

7mm Sub-miniature DIP switches come in 2 sizes

CIT RELAY & SWITCH RD07 Series coded rotary 7mm sub-miniature DIP switches come in two sizes, including a flush arrow, 4.9mm knurled slot or 4.2mm flat slot actuator style. Devices are available with three different position options, (4, 10, &16).…
June 7, 2018 by Stephen Law

Protective polyurethane splash proof overlay boosts protection

NKK SWITCHES Protective Polyurethane Splash Proof Overlay for SmartSwitch is a 0.3 mm thick sheet of non-yellowing, 90% transmissive polyurethane with a water resistant, 10mm wide perimeter of adhesive. Designed to provide increased protection to devices requiring additional protection, an IP65…
May 3, 2018 by Stephen Law

Sealed power toggle switch withstand rugged environments

C&K PT Series Sealed Power Toggle Switch meets the stringent performance requirements for rugged environments. Devices are manufactured to be reliable, suitable for harsh outdoor conditions where dirt, dust and wetness are constant factors. Devices are built with a patented…
April 24, 2018 by E-T-A Circuit Breakers

12 Most common mistakes when specifying circuit protection

It’s only a circuit breaker.  Yet there is enough complexity and confusion when it comes to specifying circuit protection that many engineers are designing equipment with too little or too much protection.  Under protected circuits leave equipment vulnerable to damaging…
April 23, 2018 by Stephen Law

Time-lag thin film fuse satisfy higher voltage, current requirements

BOURNS SinglFuse series of fast-acting precision and time-lag thin film fuse products includes Models SF-1206FP, SF-1206SP, SF-0603FP, SF-0603SP and SF-0402FP. The single blow fuses for overcurrent protection provide current ranges from 500mA to 7.0A. Available in surface mount packaging for…
April 20, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

C&K acquires Vuillermoz

C&K, a leading global brand of high-quality electromechanical switches, has acquired the company Vuillermoz, a micro-mechanical components and tooling company located in St. Claude, France.  With more than 20 years of experience, Vuillermoz provides precision components and customized tooling to…