Electronic Products & Technology

Circuit Protection

December 4, 2019 by Stephen Law

EV automotive fuse safely interrupts up to 1000Vdc

SCHURTER AEO 10.3x38mm midget-fuse series safely interrupts short circuits up to 20kA at 1000/800VDC, with a current rating range of 10-50A. Suitable for battery protection in electric vehicles, product series offers mounting versatility in addition to its remarkable high performance.…
December 2, 2019 by Stephen Law

Thumbwheels uses non-contacting Hall effect technology

APEM HR series thumbwheels uses proven non-contacting Hall effect technology, providing long life, precise linear voltage output. Designed for joystick handle and control grip integration, product’s miniature size enables system designers to optimize the ergonomics and efficiency of their control systems.…
November 7, 2019 by Stephen Law

IP67 sealed detector switch has pcb termination

E-SWITCH TD1150 series compact sealed detector switch provides pcb termination. Device maintains an electrical life of 300,000 cycles, dust and moisture protection rating to IP67, and 100gf actuator force. The single-pole, single-throw (SPST) unit provides 11.6mm high actuator allowing long…
November 5, 2019 by Stephen Law

Thermal circuit breaker reduces stoppages, downtime

WEIDMULLER Type 1180 thermal circuit breaker reduces stoppages and downtime. In combination with a modular style terminal block the circuit breaker provides individual protection for every circuit. 1180 Plus offers protection for 12&24Vdc circuits in a terminal block modular base.…
October 28, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

EPTECH Shows coming to Waterloo, Ottawa this week

Keynote address at Bingemans Conference Centre asks: Are you ready for a digital transformation?
October 18, 2019 by Stephen Law

Resettable TCO devices are miniature

BOURNS Model CB Series miniature resettable Thermal Cutoff (TCO) devices are suitable for overtemperature and overcurrent protection of lithium polymer and prismatic cells. Device are firm’s next gen of axial leaded TCO devices that control abnormal, excessive current virtually instantaneously,…
October 16, 2019 by Stephen Law

EMC filters provide MIL-STD voltage surge protection

TDK-LAMBDA AMERICAS FQB series of EMC filters come with a rating of 40Vdc at 20A. Voltage surge and spike protection for dc-dc converters is accomplished through the use of active technology. Product series comes in a rugged encapsulated quarter-brick package…
October 8, 2019 by Stephen Law

Sample kits for high current screw terminal hardware

BLOCKMASTER ELECTRONICS Free screw terminal hardware sample kits assist designers with high current systems. Kit includes a selection of firm’s screw terminal hardware used for high-current terminations on printed circuit boards. Both through-hole and surface mount models are included. Each…
September 29, 2019 by Stephen Law

Illuminated tact switch is compact

E SWITCH TL6275 series compact 8mm by 8mm square thru-hole illuminated tact switch provides a 350-gram actuation force with a nominal travel of 0.25mm. Device is available in 5 LED color options and provides 4 lens or cap style options.…
September 28, 2019 by Stephen Law

IP67 rated anti-vandal switch has 400,000 possible configurations

EAO provides customization options and value added services to its versatile and attractive Series 82 vandal-resistant pushbuttons, including laser engraving with low minimum order requirements. Firm can add any industry accepted cable or connector to the pushbutton to meet all…
September 27, 2019 by Stephen Law

High current SMD shunt ranges to 0.5 to 5 milliohm

STACKPOLE HCSK2725 raised element four terminal current shunt is available in resistance values from 0.5 milliohm to 5 milliohm. The four terminal design ensures accurate sensing by eliminating lead resistance and the 50 ppm TCR ensures stable sensing under a…
September 12, 2019 by Stephen Law

10mm rotary DIP switches addresses switching, data storage applications

C&K CRE series 10mm coded rotary DIP switches are available with a number of different actuators, including flush, extended and protrusion screw types, giving customers increased flexibility. Devices are suitable for a range of applications, including address switching, data storage…