In-line process system inspects SMT reflow ovens
KIC Thermal Reflow Process Inspection (RPI) in-line process inspection system for SMT reflow ovens. System is embedded inside the reflow oven and checks the profile for each and every product processed through the oven to verify whether the profile is…
COM DEV wins commercial contract
COM DEV International Ltd. announced that it has been awarded a contract valued in excess of US$7 million to provide passive microwave equipment for a commercial communications satellite. COM DEV will supply switches, filters and multiplexers for use on the spacecraft.
Motor solves challenges for robust, high temperature applications
BEI Kimco Magnetics recently met the challenging high-performance motor requirements for a Down Hole Measurement While Drilling (MWD) application. With oil companies drilling deeper than ever before to obtain increasingly valuable deposits, components within the drill tool must deliver reliable…
Indium phosphide chipset elevates next-Gen, high-bandwidth, real-time oscilloscopes
Agilent next-generation, high-bandwidth oscilloscopes with turn-on of a front-end chipset, uses indium phosphide (InP) technology, which permits oscilloscopes to offer true analog bandwidths greater than 16GHz. Engineers working with high-speed serial data links such as USB, SATA or PCI Express(r)…
Current sensor IC solves high voltage isolation needs
Allegro ACS710 120kHz bandwidth, high-voltage isolation current sensor IC provides an economical and precise means for current sensing applications. Device provides a small footprint surface mount package that eases implementation. Device consists of a precision linear Hall sensor integrated circuit…
TI Class-D audio amplifiers
Texas Instruments Inc. has introduced two new Class-D audio amplifiers designed to advance the home entertainment experience. Capable of driving 600 W, the TAS5630 and TAS5631 feature the highest stereo output power in the industry, more than twice that of…
UPS modules minimize downtime
WAGO 787 Series UPS Controller (and batteries), as well as buffer and redundancy modules to firms power supply line minimize downtime by shielding complex automation systems and components from common disturbances (e.g., voltage fluctuations, harmonic distortion and outages). Encapsulated in…
Front end rectifier achieves 90% efficiency
Lineage Power 2000 Watt CAR2024FP front end rectifier intended for 24 volt (V) and 28V applications, can achieve 90% efficiency at 100% of load to meet and exceed application-orientated efficiency standards such as the 80 Plus(R) Bronze Standard, ENERGY STAR,…
TI delivers industry's highest power, integrated Class-D audio amplifiers
Texas Instruments Inc. has introduced two new Class-D audio amplifiers designed to advance the home entertainment experience.
LED lighting power modules deliver wide input voltage range
Power Partners PIL100 Series of 100W LED lighting power modules with a choice of constant current or constant voltage models. Units provide a wide input voltage range that accepts up to 305Vac. Output on the constant current models ranges from…
Solid-state CompactFlash card suits industrial applications
TRI-M SYSTEMS innoDisk iCF8000 series Industrial CompactFlash card is a best-in-class 4-channel embedded solid-state CompactFlash that provides high sustained read and write speeds up to 80MB/sec and 75MB/sec with full support of PIO 0-4/Multiword DMA 0-2/Ultra DMA 0-6 modes .Device…
1 kW low-profile power supplies
TDK-Lambda has introduced the RFE1000 series; a 1kW single-output AC-DC power supply in an ultra low profile (only 1.61" high) 1U package for stand alone or distributed power architectures (DPA).