Electronic Products & Technology



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October 18, 2019 by Stephen Law

Resettable TCO devices are miniature

BOURNS Model CB Series miniature resettable Thermal Cutoff (TCO) devices are suitable for overtemperature and overcurrent protection of lithium polymer and prismatic cells. Device are firm’s next gen of axial leaded TCO devices that control abnormal, excessive current virtually instantaneously,…
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July 14, 2019 by Stephen Law

Tact switch delivers 10,000,000 cycle life

E-SWITCH TL6300 Series pcb mount tact switches provides 10,000,000 cycle life expectancy. Device measures 12mm x 12mm x 7.30mm profile from base, while providing SPST contact arrangement, 50mA @ 12Vdc contact rating, actuation force of 260gf and 0.3mm travel. Providing…
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May 4, 2019 by Stephen Law

Thermal material delivers 5G protection

LAIRD PERFORMANCE MATERIALS CoolZorb 5G hybrid thermal & EMI absorber material supports 5G handheld devices and network infrastructure applications. Product is specifically designed for the millimeter wave (mmWave) and microwave frequencies that 5G will implement. The multifunctional product serves as…
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May 3, 2019 by Stephen Law

Diode arrays deliver ultra-low capacitance protection

LITTELFUSE Two series of bidirectional TVS Diode Arrays (SPA Diodes) provide ultra-low capacitance protection from ESD for ultra high-speed interfaces. AEC-Q101-qualified devices outperform polymer-based technologies and spark gaps. Model SP3208-01UTG is mechanically optimized to deliver consistently ultra-low capacitance (nominally 0.08…
Feature
April 30, 2019 by Aculon Inc.

Solving water damage to electronics

Here are some new ways to solve this multi-billion dollar issue facing electronic designers
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April 18, 2019 by Stephen Law

Rocker activated switch/circuit breaker is IP65 rated

E-T-A CIRCUIT PROTECTION 3120-N series IP65 rated rocker activated switch and thermal circuit breaker combination unites overcurrent protection and the function of an ON/OFF switch within a single component. The trip element is a thermal bimetal. Product series is suitable…
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February 11, 2019 by Stephen Law

Integrated fuse delivers compact overvoltage protection

TDK EPCOS ThermoFuse NT14 and NT20 series of fuse protected varistors provide compact overvoltage protection and a footprint that fits into existing circuit board layouts. NT14 series (disk diameter 14mm) absorb maximum surge currents with an 8/20-μs pulse of 6kA…
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January 30, 2019 by Stephen Law

Surface mount PTC resettable fuse speeds trip times

HEILIND ELECTRONICS Bel Fuse-Circuit Protection 0ZCN Series surface mount resettable positive temperature coefficient (PTC) fuses are designed using polymeric materials containing conductive filler bonded between two conductive, planar terminations. When a tripped resistance is reached, device will reset only after power…
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September 11, 2018 by Stephen Law

Resettable over-temperature protection devices boost LiP

LITTELFUSE MHP–TAC Metal Hybrid PPTC – thermal activated compact resettable over-temperature protection devices connect a PPTC (Polymeric Positive Temperature Coefficient) device in parallel with a bimetal protector (a resettable thermal cut-off device) to protect the high-capacity lithium-ion polymer (LiP) and…
Product
May 17, 2018 by Stephen Law

ESD protection products guard mobile devices

BOURNS Model CG0201MLC ChipGuard ESD protection product delivers ultra-low capacitance (0.2 pF) in a miniature 0201 package, which meets ongoing performance and small footprint requirements in space-constrained mobile applications. Device meets IEC 61000-4-2, Level 4 (±8 kV contact/±15 kV air…