Electronic Products & Technology

Circuit Protection

September 15, 2017 by Stephen Law

Littelfuse to acquire IXYS Corp.

Acquisition significantly expands capabilities across high growth power semiconductor markets
September 13, 2017 by Stephen Law

Canadian creates next gen breakthrough in haptics

Nanoport’s magnetically balanced haptics add new sensation to devices
September 13, 2017 by Stephen Law

Ac-dc-rated miniature circuit breakers are UL 489, 1077 listed

WEIDMULLER BR and SU Series of DIN-rail mounted, thermal magnetic miniature circuit breakers (MCB) provides a complete range of UL 489 listed Branch circuit breakers and UL 1077 listed Supplementary circuit breakers, all rated for both ac and DdcC circuits.…
September 9, 2017 by Stephen Law

Process sealed switches come as slide, toggle, rocker switches

CIT RELAY & SWITCH SMS Series IP67 process sealed slide switch is sub-miniature in size, providing a choice of single or double poles, termination in standard PC pin or horizontal mount, right angle PC pin. CST Series toggle switch has…
September 8, 2017 by Stephen Law

Laminates serve 5G and millimeter wave applications

ROGERS CLTE-MW laminates are ceramic filled, woven glass reinforced PTFE composites developed to provide a cost effective, high performance material for circuit designers. System is suitable for applications that have limitations in thickness due to either physical or electrical constraints.…
September 7, 2017 by Stephen Law

E-and-W-band PIN-diode-switches reduce insertion loss

PASTERNACK line of E and W-band single-pole single-throw (SPST) and double-pole double-throw (DPDT) PIN diode waveguide switches are reflective designs that operate over an ultra-broadband frequency range with fast switching performance. Product line consists of four models with fully integrated…
September 5, 2017 by Stephen Law

Right angle SMT pushbuttons are ultra-miniature

NKK SWITCHES GP01-Series Ultra-Miniature Right Angle SMT Pushbuttons respond to a wide variety of design needs, featuring a reduced circuit board mounting area allowing for high density mounting and by integrating the cap within the body of the switch, the…
September 3, 2017 by Stephen Law

Keypad backlighting on curved surfaces a reality

MOLEX PEDOT Clear Conductive Sensors solve the challenge of backlighting capacitive keys on a curved surface for user-interface designers. Devices are flexible translucent conductive circuits printed on a polyester substrate that can be implemented on three-dimensional surfaces, allowing for more…
September 1, 2017 by Stephen Law

Multilayer ceramic capacitor has C0G temperature characteristics

KEMET EIA 0603 case size (1608 metric) surface mount high voltage multilayer ceramic capacitor has C0G temperature characteristics. Tiny devices permit smaller electronic designs, while maintaining operating voltages up to 1000Vdc. Capacitance availability is now on average three times greater…
August 31, 2017 by Stephen Law

High-temp PPTC resettable fuses are AEC-Q200 Certified

BOURNS Multifuse MF-NSHT and MF-USHT Series AEC-Q200 certified high-temperature Polymer Positive Temperature Coefficient (PPTC) resettable fuses come in 1206 and 1210 (3014 and 3024 metric) surface mount packages and deliver operating temperatures up to 125°C. Devices provide circuit protection solutions…
August 30, 2017 by Stephen Law

Elastomeric primer/adhesive system meets ISO 10993-5 specs

MASTER BOND X21Med is a single component elastomeric compound passes ISO 10993-5 tests for cytotoxicity and is developed for priming and bonding polyolefinic substrates. Product is easy to use, either as an adhesive or a primer. It has a low…
August 28, 2017 by Stephen Law

Rocker switches come with elastomer membranes

APEM KL series rocker switches are available with elastomer membranes.  Devices are suitable for off-road vehicle cabins, which are often exposed to dusty environments and this can lead to switch blocking. With the new elastomer membrane, device’s actuator does not…