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300MHz Fanless PC/104plus CPU Module

July 7, 2008 by Staff
Tri-M Engineering announces a rugged, 300MHz CPU module designed to complement their existing PC/104 product line. The VSX104+ is a fanless, design featuring a complement of robust features such as extended temperature operation and soldered DDR2 RAM integrated in a…
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Interpower Offers One Week Lead-Time

July 4, 2008 by Staff
Interpower Corp. announces that all of its our manufactured products are now being offered at a one week lead-time. Over 100,000 parts in stock. No minimum order requirement. Orders can now be placed online at www.interpower.com. Same day air shipments…
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RoHS Meeting Identifies Concerns

July 4, 2008 by Staff
Industry leaders, representing key segments of the electronics supply chain, came together at an IPC workshop in Brussels on June 18, to address industry concerns with the Öko-Institut report on the proposed expansion of RoHS substance restrictions. Öko-Institut was contracted…
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LeCroy Introduces Oscilloscopes

July 2, 2008 by Staff
LeCroy Corp.’s line of WavePro digital oscilloscopes, serial data analyzers, and disk drive analyzers – the 700Zi series – integrates performance, speed, and a user interface optimized for analysis to enhance the design, debug and validation process. Feature finder, rare…
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MW Industries Acquires RAF Electronic

July 2, 2008 by Staff
MW Industries Inc. has acquired RAF Electronic Hardware, a division of R&R Manufacturing Co. Inc. RAF is a leading manufacturer and catalogue marketer of electronic hardware components, serving customers in the computer, telecommunications, medical, defense and aviation industries. Dan Sebastian,…
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Varistor Eliminates Fire Danger

June 27, 2008 by Staff
Epcos has developed a varistor that reportedly eliminates the risk of fire or explosion resulting from overvoltages or excessive leakage currents. The plastic coating also prevents smoke from developing. In the event of a fault, therefore, no other components in…
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Future Donates LEDs for Solar Car Project

June 27, 2008 by Staff
POINTE-CLAIRE, Que. (BUSINESS WIRE) — Future Lighting Solutions, a provider of LED lighting components and solution support, announced that it has donated Luxeon Rebel LEDs from Philips Lumileds for use on a solar car being built by students at the…
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Provinces Tackle e-waste Problem

June 25, 2008 by Staff
{mosmodule module=Digital edition button}By Ken Manchen PE Disposing of waste electronic equipment (ewaste) is not like disposing ordinary trash. Electronic equipment typically contains hazardous metals such as lead, cadmium and mercury. Historically 90 percent of Canada’s electronic waste has been…
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Tyco Announces NBCCS Cabling Materials

June 25, 2008 by Staff
Thermorad 700 series NBCCS fluoroelastomers are new materials that are resistant to nuclear, chemical, and biological (NBC) threats and are suited for cable jackets and wire insulation in applications requiring NBC contamination survivability (NBCCS). Thermorad-jacketed cables using this system are…
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Maplesoft Changes Relationship with The MathWorks

June 25, 2008 by Staff
For many years, The MathWorks has resold the Maple engine under the product names Symbolic Math Toolbox and Extended Math Symbolic Toolbox. These products were designed for high performance symbolic computations. As the partnership between Maplesoft and The MathWorks is…
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Stainless Steel Switches

June 23, 2008 by Staff
EAO introduces series 04 and 14 stainless steel switches for control panels that need extra protection against impact, vandalism, dirty environments and harsh operation. Stainless steel switches are offered as pushbuttons or indicators in 22.5 and 30mm round sizes, either…
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First Public LXI Day Held at 12th PlugFest

June 23, 2008 by Staff
The LXI Consortium hosted its 12th PlugFest and the first ever LXI Day in Toronto, May 21 and 22. LXI Day, which Testforce Systems Inc. hosted on Friday the 23rd, was for the general test and measurement community. This complimentary…