Electronic Products & Technology

Circuit Protection

February 14, 2020 by Stephen Law

Automotive-grade SMD fuse is AEC-Q200 compliant

BOURNS SinglFuse automotive grade SMD fuse family includes SF-1206SA-W, SF-2410FPA-W, SF-2410FA-W, SF-0603HIA-M and SF-1206HIA-M models – all are fully compliant with firm’s internal AEC-Q200 equivalent test procedures to ensure rugged performance in a broad variety of applications that operate in…
January 21, 2020 by Stephen Law

Anti-vandal switch comes with square bezel

E-SWITCH PVS7 series anti-vandal pushbutton from E-Switch comes with a 25mm square bezel, which requires a 22mm panel cutout and carries an IP65 rating for dust and moisture protection. Available in single-throw or double-throw circuits, device comes with option to…
January 20, 2020 by Stephen Law

Relays meet high inrush capability needs

TE CONNECTIVITY OJT 10A series TV-8 rated OJT relays meet market needs for high inrush capability, without sacrificing valuable pcb space. The need to embed more functionality into smaller spaces is becoming a requirement for engineers designing new applications. Device…
January 19, 2020 by Stephen Law

Relays meet stringent IEC62752 requirements

AMERICAN ZETTLER AZEV116 and AZEV132 series of relays meet stringent requirements of IEC62752 for Mode 2 charging of Electric Vehicles (EV). For the charging of electric vehicles using household or CEE sockets, the IEC62752 standard offers system designers a welcome…
January 10, 2020 by Stephen Law

Safe, secure automotive Ethernet switch serves TSN

NXP SEMICONDUCTORS SJA1110 multi-gigabit Ethernet switch is designed to help automakers deliver the high-speed networks required for evolving connected vehicles. Device provides safety capabilities built in, delivering integrated 100BASE-T1 PHYs, hardware-assisted security, as well as multi-gigabit interfaces. Optimized for integration…
January 8, 2020 by Stephen Law

Illuminated tact switch improves design options

C&K ILS illuminated tact switch provides vertical thru-hole models with long-life cycles for products that must endure harsh conditions. Device comes in a compact size, giving designers the option for additional product functionality and the ability to meet the newest…
January 7, 2020 by Kaman Precision Products

Tips for reducing error when using Eddy current measuring techniques

Pay attention to circuit selection, placement, calibration and mounting
December 23, 2019 by Stephen Law

Terminal blocks serve medium power applications

BLOCKMASTER HP Series 300V input terminal blocks for medium power distribution are offered in 2 or 3 pole configurations. Devices are suitable for medium input power distribution in electrical panels, to transition larger gauge #2-14 to internally distribute #10-14-gauge secondary…
December 19, 2019 by Hayley Dunning, communications & public affairs, Imperial College London, UK

British bioengineers create stretchy, soft sensing devices

Development success found by bonding rubber to electrical components
December 15, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Newark partners with C&K Components

Line addition further expands disty’s switch technology offering
December 13, 2019 by Stephen Law

Dual-channel pcbs automatically balance supercapacitors, deliver OVP

ADVANCED LINEAR DEVICES SABMBOVP2XX precision dual-channel family of printed circuit board (pcb) products automatically balance supercapacitors with the addition of over-voltage protection (OVP). The ultra-low-power enables energy-efficient supercapacitor balancing, serving products that require low-loss energy power, leakage current regulation, and…
December 5, 2019 by Stephen Law

Chip-scale haptic IC drives HD touch in tiny designs

BOREAS TECHNOLOGIES BOS1901CW Wafer Level Chip Scale (WLCSP) version of FIRM’S flagship low-power piezoelectric driver integrated circuit (IC) for high-definition (HD) haptic feedback in mobile and wearable consumer products, including buttonless smartphones, smartwatches, game controllers and other battery-powered devices. Featuring…