New UL-certified SafeTI software packages from Texas Instruments Incorporated (Houston, TX) help make designing functional safety consumer applications using TI C2000 real-time control microcontrollers easier and faster.
Molex Incorporated (Lisle, IL) supports industrial automation, aerospace, and defense network connectivity with its compact Brad Nano-Change (M8) connectors.
Excelitas Technologies (Waltham, MA) has launched the latest in its line of digital thermopile detectors, the DigiPile Module TPiM 1T 1256 L5.5. The new module allows for greater customization and easy connectivity for non-contact temperature measurement and for a wide range of industrial and commercial applications.
Omega (Stamford, CT) has announced the OMEGALUX QG Series heaters use a solid black Ceran glass as the emitter face. An optional thermowell from the back of the heater allows for a spring-loaded thermocouple to measure face temperature. This is the best way to use direct temperature control.
Schneider Electric Motion (Marlborough, CT), the manufacturers of the premium brand MDrive integrated motors and drives, has introduced the Lexium MDrive. Lexium MDrive products will benefit a wide range of motion applications with its compact all-in-one design saving space, reducing wiring and improving machine reliability.
Henkel Corporation (Rocky Hill, CT) has introduced Loctite SI 5640, a two-part, self-leveling silicone potting compound designed for electrical and electronic potting applications that require UL 94 VO compliance. Designed to ensure the integrity of electrical components by sealing against corrosion and outdoor contaminants, this low viscosity silicone offers strong adhesion to plastics and resists 85C/85% RH aging conditions.
Megger (Norristown, PA) has announced a new series of test leads for use with wind turbines. The unique KC series are long enough to be used for assessing the continuity of lightning protection conductors in wind turbine blades.
Composite clad metal wire that can be formulated to improve the performance characteristics of precious metal solid wire at a small fraction the cost is available from Anomet Products (Shrewsbury, MA). Anomet Precious Metal Clad Wire can be formulated to accentuate specific performance characteristics such as strength, radiopacity and corrosion-, contact-, or temperature-resistance.
Bomar Interconnect Products (Ledgewood, NJ) has announced the addition of high-density BNC male connectors to their extensive BNC connector portfolio. Boasting true 75-Ohm performance, the plugs are ideally suited for employment in digital A/V cards, mobile broadcast, broadcast cameras, and studio integration applications.
Thomas Research Products (Huntley, IL) has announced an advanced new generation of their Surge Protector product line. The FSP3-277-20K model Surge Protector is useful in avoiding costly problems in 24/7 outdoor applications, including street lighting, big-box retail, warehouses, parking garages, and transportation facilities.
Cree, Inc. (Durham, NC) (Nasdaq: CREE) has introduced the industry’s first commercially available silicon carbide (SiC) six-pack power module. When compared to state-of-the-art silicon modules, the SiC 1.2 kV, 50 A modules deliver performance equivalent to silicon modules rated at 150 A.
Excelitas Technologies (Waltham, MA) has announced the Low-Power DigiPyro PYD 1688. As part of the industry’s one and only Digital Pyroelectric Infrared Detector Family, the new DigiPyro PYD 1688 was developed for use in both residential and commercial products.
Omron has announced the release of a new Differential Pressure Type MEMs Flow Sensor with an I2C output. The sensor uses the proprietary Omron mass flow MEMs chip, however, the internal flow path has been redesigned to produce a low flow, high velocity/high impedance sensor that will output a differential pressure.
POSITAL's (Hamilton, NJ) versatile inclinometers and absolute rotary encoders are now available with J1939 communications interfaces. POSITAL's versatile inclinometers and absolute rotary encoders are now available with J1939 communications interfaces.
Steinbichler Optotechnik GmbH (Neubeuern) has announced the new COMET 6 16M high-end sensor for 3D digitalization. The unique concept of the STEINBICHLER COMET 6 16 M is based on a modular structure with the tried-and-tested single-camera technology so that the measurement field size can be quickly adapted to the measuring task at hand.