Electronic Products & Technology

October 22, 2018 by Stephen Law

DIN rail power supplies serve medical applications

PULS CP Series of medical power supplies meet high industrial standard, while lowering heat loss, boosting efficiency and providing no noise, fan-less continuous convection cooling. The uncomplicated DIN-rail assembly permits flexible positioning of the devices. Optional wall and side mounting…
October 8, 2018 by Stephen Law

450W ac-dc power supply delivers full-load operation up to +65°C

TRACO POWER TPP 450-M series of medical & industrial approved 450-watt power supplies come in a small 3.15 x 5.83 x 1.60” enclosed with fan package. Unit delivers high efficiency up to 94% combined with industrial grade components enable -40°C…
September 14, 2018 by Michael Liedtke, The Associated Press, Cupertino CA

Apple Watch inches toward becoming a medical device

Apple is slowly evolving its smartwatch into a medical device.  The latest version of the Apple Watch will add features that allow it to take high-quality heart readings and detect falls. It’s part of Apple’s long-term strategy to give people…
September 10, 2018 by Stephen Law

Medical grade power supply operates from 80-264Vac

MEAN WELL MFM Series 05-30 Watt high density, small size ac-dc on-board, medical grade power supply provides operation from 80-264Vac, a low no load power consumption less than 0.075W, a high efficiency up to 91%, Class II (no FG) double insulation,…
September 6, 2018 by Stephen Law

Dc output modules serve medical designs

EXCELSYS TECHNOLOGIES CmH CoolMod dc output power module can deliver up to 100W power in the CX600 and up to 180W in the CX1800 from two isolated outputs. In the CX600 it delivers an adjustable output of 3.0-6.0V up to…
July 11, 2018 by Stephen Law

40 to 65W medical external power supplies meet standards

TDK-LAMBDA DTM65-D medical certified external power supplies meet the stringent DoE Level VI and EU Tier 2 v5 standards for efficiency and off-load power. Products are certified to the medical IEC 60601-1 standards, suitable for a variety of healthcare applications.…
June 24, 2018 by Stephen Law

3.5W medical dc-dc converters in compact package

TRACO POWER TIM 3.5 and TIM 3.5SM families of medical 3.5 Watt dc-dc converters in compact DIP 16 or SMD 16 Package measure 0.95 x 0.57 x 0.40”. Product families each consist of 28 models offering inputs of 4.5~12 /…
May 15, 2018 by Stephen Law

Tantalum nitride precision chip resistors are AEC compliant

STACKPOLE RTAN Series moisture proof AEC Q200 compliant precision chip resistors come in several popular resistance values, including 0805 and 1206 sizes in 0.1% tolerance and 25ppm TCR. Devices withstand biased humidity testing at 85C, 85% relative humidity, 10% rated…
May 14, 2018 by Stephen Law

High power density medical power supply saves energy

BICKER BEO-3000M ac-dc switching power supply series saves space in medical devices and medical computer systems. The 3×5″ open frame unit is available with precisely regulated dc single output voltages of 12V, 24V, 36V or 48V, which can be fine-tuned in…
February 5, 2018 by Stephen Law

Configurable medical power supplies require low airflow

TDK-LAMBDA XMS500 series of ac-dc power supplies are rated at 500W output power, with a Class I and Class II (no earth ground connection) construction. Products conform to curve B conducted and radiated emissions, with a 6dB margin and have…
September 24, 2017 by Stephen Law

Commercial hardware board accelerates Neuromorphic computing

BRAINCHIP  Accelerator hardware acceleration board is an 8-lane, PCI-Express add-in card that increases the speed and accuracy of the object recognition function of firm’s Studio software by up to six times, while increasing the simultaneous video channels of a system…
September 13, 2017 by Stephen Law

Modular power supplies deliver BF ready isolation

TDK-LAMBDA QM5 modular power supplies are rated at 700 to 1200W and come with up to 12 outputs. Units have BF ready isolation and low acoustic noise, along with medical and industrial safety certifications. Accepting a wide range 90 to…