Electronic Products & Technology



Product
April 26, 2019 by Stephen Law

Medical-grade foot switches are wireless

STEUTE MEDITECH line of wireless, medical-grade, next generation foot switches are wireless, robust and secure, operating on 2.4GHz (using spread-spectrum frequency-hopping technology). The protocol is specially designed for medical applications and provides numerous safety functions, permitting operation of several wireless…
News
January 27, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Peerless expands international industrial marketplace

Peerless Electronics Inc., Bethpage NY, a leading stocking distributor of switches, relays and circuit breaker products, has added Allied Moulded Products, CBI Electric, EXM, Picker Components and Mechatronics to its industrial sector product offering.  “Our industrial market sector presence is…
Feature
October 1, 2018 by Carling Technologies

Switches & Controls: How to select the right one

Switches are the most fundamental component in any circuit and will often be the most important design decision a product designer makes when engineering the human/ machine interface. If you get this choice wrong, the results can range from inconvenience…
News
April 20, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

C&K acquires Vuillermoz

C&K, a leading global brand of high-quality electromechanical switches, has acquired the company Vuillermoz, a micro-mechanical components and tooling company located in St. Claude, France.  With more than 20 years of experience, Vuillermoz provides precision components and customized tooling to…
News
March 4, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

X Tronics to represent IDEC in Canada

XTronics Inc., Barrie ON, has signed a manufacturers’ representative agreement with IDEC Corp., a global leader in the manufacturing of automation & sensing, safety, and switching & controls components.  The sales arrangement includes coverage of PLCs, relays, sensors, switches, lamps,…
News
January 27, 2018 by Stephen Law

Heilind partners with OTTO on control solutions

Heilind Electronics, a leading distributor of electronic components, is now an authorized distributor for OTTO, an industry leading designer and manufacturer of precision control switches for almost 60 years.  Heilind will be offering the manufacturer’s products worldwide, with a product…
News
September 26, 2017 by Stephen Law

C&K Switches acquired by European affiliate of Sun Capital

An affiliate of both Sun Capital Partners, Inc. and Sun European Partners, LLP has acquired C&K Holdings, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of electromechanical switches. Terms of the private transaction were not disclosed.  C&K was founded in 1928 and has…
Product
June 27, 2017 by Stephen Law

Metal key-pad dome switches are snap action

KEYSTONE Snap action ‘Key-Pad’ dome contact switches provide a momentary contact for printed circuit boards, flex circuits, membrane switches and discrete switches. Manufactured from Nickel-plated stainless steel and equipped with a four-legged shape, devices provide enhanced durability, reliability and versatility…