Space Saving New Compact High Performance Circuit Breaker

March 16th , 2012 → 3:41 pm @

Space Saving New Compact High Performance Circuit Breaker

These circuit breakers are ideally suited for the rigors and confined spaces found in today’s telecom/datacom power distribution units and rack systems.  Features include: *ultra low profile design saves valuable space. *Optional handle guard actuator. *UL 489 LISTED Branch Circuit breaker. *Designed for worldwide datacenter compatibility with up to 240VAC ratings. *Available in 1 to […]

Category : Engineers Solutions Articles / Heat & Circuit Protection / Technical Articles

Comparing Copper vs. Aluminum Conductors and Buss Bars in Electrical Equipment

February 28th , 2012 → 2:23 pm @

The debate over the pros and cons of aluminum vs. copper conductors has been discussed for many years.  Many of the concerns are based on old information and also misinformation.  These concerns center on the very different properties of the two materials and their suitability for application within the Electrical Equipment Industry.  Reliable performance from […]

Category : Engineering and Technical White Papers / White Papers

Small Sealed Low Cost Slide Switch

February 20th , 2012 → 3:17 pm @

Small Sealed Low Cost Slide Switch

This small switch offers IP67 sealing protection and comes in up to 3 positions.  You can choose between on-off-on and on-none-on options.  You also have a choice between SPDT and DPDT switch functions.  This slide switch offers you either right angle or thru-hole termination options as well.  It comes standard with gold contacts and an […]

Category : Engineers Solutions Articles / Switches & Relays / Technical Articles

Space Saving Triple-Level 2.5 mm Blocks

January 27th , 2012 → 2:42 pm @

Space Saving Triple-Level 2.5 mm Blocks

Manufactured with reliable screw-clamp connection technology, these modular terminal blocks feature three terminal levels with corrosion-resistant copper alloy components.  The innovative design prevents screws from backing out, and these triple-level blocks support robust push-in bridging for power distribution.  These terminal blocks have current ratings of 300 V at 20 A or 600 V at 5 […]

Category : Engineers Solutions Articles / Interconnect Products / Technical Articles

Find More Space in Your Control Panel: Tap Rules for Molded-Case Circuit Breakers: Adhering to UL Standard 508A, NEC Section 409

November 23rd , 2011 → 6:45 am @

Learn how to apply multiple branches and multi-wire terminals with circuit breakers in industrial control panels in accordance with Underwriters Laboratories (UL) standard 508A and the National Electrical Code (NEC), National Fire Protection Association (NFPA 70-2011).  Molded-case circuit breakers are used for the main overcurrent protective device (OCPD) and the main disconnecting means for an […]

Category : Engineering and Technical White Papers / White Papers

New SMD Power Inductors

November 21st , 2011 → 6:03 pm @

New SMD Power Inductors

A compact design with high saturation currents for POL converters and DC/DC converters for high current power supplies. These SMD power inductors are available in five sizes (4020, 7030, 7050 1040, and 1335).  They handle high transient current spikes with no acoustic noise and no leakage field.  They are magnetically shielded and have a high […]

Category : Engineers Solutions Articles / Inductors, Transformers & Coils / Technical Articles

Winged Right Angle SMD LED

November 21st , 2011 → 6:03 pm @

Winged Right Angle SMD LED

This small footprint, right angle package is an improvement over the traditional right angle chip type SMDs through advancements in package design to deliver excellent light dispersion.  The 4.0×1.4mm package size and low package profile height of 0.8mm allows this package to fit onto various designs and applications.  This white LED’s lateral design is excellent […]

Category : Engineers Solutions Articles / Lighting Products/Opto/LEDs / Technical Articles

New Energy Efficient Compact Cooling Fans

October 23rd , 2011 → 6:03 pm @

New Energy Efficient Compact Cooling Fans

Each year, handheld electronics such as smart phones are becoming more and more compact.  These devices also require a cooling system to help keep their processors cool and running.  Furthermore, compact fans stop the system from overheating and help extend their life.  These compact cooling fans come in four different sizes 15 to 30mm × 15 to […]

Category : Engineers Solutions Articles / Heat & Circuit Protection / Technical Articles

100A, 600VDC Circuit Breaker in a Compact 2-Pole Configuration!

October 11th , 2011 → 10:25 am @

100A, 600VDC Circuit Breaker in a Compact 2-Pole Configuration!

With unprecedented industry best rating of 100A, 600VDC in a compact 2-pole configuration, the circuit breaker features a unique and innovative patent pending arc quenching configuration that allows the breaker to safely handle high amperage and high DC voltage applications in a compact package. The series is ideal for integration into photovoltaic renewable energy systems, […]

Category : Carling Technologies / Product Releases / Switches & Relays

Connector Provides Design Flexibility for LED Applications

October 1st , 2011 → 1:11 pm @

Connector Provides Design Flexibility for LED Applications

Flexi-Mate™ Connector System Designed to meet the backlighting needs of LED TVs and room lighting applications, this new family of connectors is the first of its kind on the market to provide a full range of both board-to-board and wire-to-board solutions. These connectors are designed for LED TVs and standard room-lighting applications requiring the placement of LEDs on […]

Category : Interconnect Products / Molex / Product Releases