Electronic Products & Technology

Thermal management

April 11, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

Minco launches ecommerce website

Minco, Minneapolis MN, has launched MincoComponents.com, a new components ecommerce website. As a global provider of thermal, temperature sensing and control, and flex circuit solutions for custom engineered, high-reliability applications, the firm’s new site enables customers to easily select products,…
April 7, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

Simple analog ASIC solves difficult thermal analysis problems

In a world where Application Specific Integrated Circuits (ASICs) and Application Specific Standard Products (ASSPs) are dominating every conceivable application, greater attention is being applied to their long term reliability. These chips are being built on smaller lithographies, running at…
April 7, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

Protocase, Inveneo issue micro data center design challenge

Canadian custom electronic enclosure manufacturer Protocase Inc. has partnered with Inveneo for the first-ever Micro Data Center Design Challenge. Inveneo, a San Francisco-based non-profit social enterprise dedicated to designing and delivering sustainable computing and better broadband Internet access in the…
November 14, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Electro Sonic continues emphasis on supplier Pentair

As a leader in thermal management and equipment protection, Pentair’s two widely recognized brands – Hoffman and Schroff – have been a strong focus for Markham ON-based distributor Electro Sonic, which delivers these products to the Canadian market. “Hoffman delivers…
November 1, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Electro Sonic focused on supplier partnership with ebm-papst

After more than two decades of a distributor-supplier partnership between ebm-papst and Markham-based Electro Sonic Inc., the global thermal management solutions provider remains a top focused supplier for the leading Canadian-based distributor. “Electro Sonic is a Canadian based organization that…
October 24, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Why metal filtered fans beat plastic for electrical enclosures

There are many options to consider for cooling solutions for your electrical enclosure. Depending on the ambient conditions, anything from a closed loop air conditioner to a filtered fan could be used. All cooling solutions have a few different options…
October 20, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

JLT to rep Mechatronics Fan Group

The Mechatronics Fan Group, Preston WA, has signed a manufacturers’ representatives agreement with JLT & Associates Inc. to provide sales coverage for its Eastern Canadian region. Headquartered in Toronto, JLT & Associates has additional offices in Ottawa, Montreal, Calgary and…
September 24, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Henkel to acquire The Bergquist Company

Henkel signed an agreement to acquire The Bergquist Company, a privately-held leading supplier of thermal-management solutions for the electronics industry worldwide. Based in Chanhassen MN, Bergquist supplies thermal-management solutions for electronic applications, serving a variety of industries ranging from automotive…
August 17, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

TTI and Wakefield-Vette reach distribution agreement

TTI Inc., a leading global distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical and discrete components, has signed a distribution agreement with Wakefield-Vette, a global leader in thermal management solutions. In continuous operation since 1957, Wakefield-Vette manufactures a wide array of thermal solutions…
July 5, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Pentair Technical Solutions launches new website

Pentair Technical Solutions, Anoka MN, launched a new website aimed at providing an improved user experience through intuitive navigation and easy search features. The site, found at PentairProtect.com, also provides a ‘Request for Quote’ (RFQ) tool that allows users to…
March 1, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Convection cooling basics for applications that cannot use a fan

When choosing a power supply for a given application, there are many reasons why you may want to avoid using a fan to cool it. The audible noise coming from a fan can be a deal-breaker. For equipment destined for…
May 1, 2013 by Kooltronic Inc.

Increasing the lifespan and reliability of components

Heat is both a by-product and one of the greatest enemies of electrical and electronic components. If not dissipated, this heat has the potential to cause early failures and malfunctions. Components commonly packaged in electrical enclosures, computer server racks, and…