An Innovative Step Forward in Arc Flash Protection!

September 8th , 2010 → 9:03 am @

An Innovative Step Forward in Arc Flash Protection!

Introducing GE Arc Vault™ Protection System The GE Arc Vault protection system is an entirely new approach to arc flash protection.  It can contain an arc flash within 8ms – even with the compartment doors open.  And thanks to is innovative design, it provides better equipment protection, and more productivity with less downtime than traditional […]

Category : General Electric / Heat & Circuit Protection / Product Releases

New Switch for Use in Explosive Environments

July 30th , 2010 → 12:42 pm @

New Switch for Use in Explosive Environments

Piezo Switch with ATEX Approval Schurter is excited to announce that the piezo switch PSE EX has attained approval according to ATEX class II 2 G Ex ib IIB T4.  The new rating enables the switch to be utilized in potentially explosive facilities above ground.  Such environments can be found in oil/gas production systems, in […]

Category : Heat & Circuit Protection / Product Releases / Schurter

Light-Weight, Tie-On Cable Markers for Harsh Enviornments

July 16th , 2010 → 8:34 am @

Light-Weight, Tie-On Cable Markers for Harsh Enviornments

New printable CM-NMX military-grade cable markers for identification of large wire bundles, cables, pipes and conduits have been launched by Tyco Electronics.  The markers are well-suited for the industrial, energy and aerospace and defense industries as they are constructed using a highly-durable and flame-resistant meta-aramid material that withstands exposure to harsh environments. CM-NMX markers have […]

Category : Heat & Circuit Protection / Interconnect Products / Tyco Electronics

Smallest Appliance Inlet with EMI Filter Features an Extremely Compact Package

June 18th , 2010 → 7:38 am @

Smallest Appliance Inlet with EMI Filter Features an Extremely Compact Package

Filtered Power Entry Module – Series 5008 Schurter’s new 5008 series combines an IEC C8 appliance inlet and line filter for use in Class II information technology, medical and entertainment appliances.  Rated up to 6A at 250 VAC, the new series is ideally suited for downsizing appliances.  The integrated EMI filter mounted at the point […]

Category : Heat & Circuit Protection / Product Releases / Schurter

New, Compact, 3-Phase Filters Provide Exceptional Attenuation Performance

June 3rd , 2010 → 10:37 am @

Series FMBC and FMBD NEO 2-Stage EMC Filters for Power Line Systems Up To 520 VAC We are pleased to announce the latest in its family of 3-phase power line filters for applications using frequency converters, such as motor drive systems, UPS systems, and renewable energy systems.  The compact, 2-stage, high-end filters, FMBC NEO and FMBD […]

Category : Heat & Circuit Protection / Product Releases / Schurter

Compact Filtered AC Connector Sports New Mounting & Wiring Options

May 26th , 2010 → 11:44 am @

Compact Filtered AC Connector Sports New Mounting & Wiring Options

The IEC C14 inlet with EMI filter, series 5120 ECO offers two new configurations in addition to an already broad range of mounting styles and terminal options

Category : Heat & Circuit Protection / Product Releases / Schurter

New, Compact Filters Enhance Performance, Reliability, and Efficiency

May 26th , 2010 → 11:29 am @

New, Compact Filters Enhance Performance, Reliability, and Efficiency

Sine Wave Output Filter These new 3-phase series SINE and SINE DCL filters are designed to output clean sine waves from voltage wave forms produced by PWM frequency converters.  Optimized for long motor cables, the compact filters enhance performance, reliability, and efficiency in motor drive applications.  Current range is 4-16 A at 500/288 VAC FMAC SINE […]

Category : Heat & Circuit Protection / Product Releases / Schurter

New Device for USB Applications Helps Provide Overvoltage, Overcurrent, and ESD Protection

May 18th , 2010 → 8:56 am @

New Device for USB Applications Helps Provide Overvoltage, Overcurrent, and ESD Protection

Tyco Electronics’ NEW PolyZen Device for USB Controllers and USB-Compliant Devices Product Features Complete circuit protection for USB Meets USB3.0 Suspend Mode High power-absorption Low power-consumption Tyco Electronics announced the PolyZen™ ZEN059V130A24LS device.  The integrated device helps provide complete circuit protection for electronics with USB ports and meets Suspend Mode power-consumption requirements for USB 3.0. […]

Category : Heat & Circuit Protection / Product Releases / Raychem

New High Performance Fuse and Fuseholder Combo for Photovoltaic Systems

May 4th , 2010 → 3:28 pm @

New High Performance Fuse and Fuseholder Combo for Photovoltaic Systems

ASO Fuse Offers Protection Up To 1,000 VDC With FSO Touch Safe Fuseholder For DIN Rail Mounting Added to Schurter’s portfolio of products for the solar industry are the new ASO series fuse and FSO series fuseholder, designed to protect DC applications from the potentially devastating effects of low short circuits and overvoltage conditions in systems upwards […]

Category : Heat & Circuit Protection / Product Releases / Schurter

Super Quick-Acting Fuse Offers Low Current Ratings In Compact 1206 Footprint

May 3rd , 2010 → 8:08 am @

Super Quick-Acting Fuse Offers Low Current Ratings In Compact 1206 Footprint

USFF 1206 – Low Impedance Fuse For Sensitive Electronic Circuits Schurter’s new USFF 1206 low impedance surface mount fuse extends the existing current range of the USF series to include lower current ratings from 160 to 250mA.  The super-quick acting characteristic provides a reliable and stable opening time, required for extremely sensitive electronic circuits.  The wire bound […]

Category : Heat & Circuit Protection / Product Releases / Schurter