AC / DC
TRUMPower Unveils 400W Medical Power Supply With a Compact Size of 4” x 7” x 1.58”
Tumbler Technologies + TRUMPower has launched a new addition to its AC/DC switching power supply line-up with the TMC400 series which is approved to international medical standards.
PMP135 Series of AC-DC Power Supply
Power Sources Unlimited, Inc. announces the Protek Power PMP135 Series of AC-DC Power Supplies.
CUI Releases 6 W AC-DC Open Frame Power Supply
CUI Inc announced the addition of a 6 W model to their low cost open frame ac-dc power supply line. With the latest offering, the VOF series now covers a broad range of power from 6 W through 80 W. The compact size and competitive pricing makes this series ideally suited for consumer, industrial, and ITE applications. All units are highly efficient and offer leakage currents below 0.3 mA.
Ultra compact green 150W AC-DC power supply fits 2 x 4 footprint
XP Power today announced the launch of the ECP150 series of highly efficient and extremely compact open frame 150W AC-DC power supplies. Measuring just 101.6 x 50.8 x 32 mm (4 x 2 x 1.26 inches) and with a power density of 14.88 Watts per cubic inch, the series comply with UL/EN/IEC60950-1 and UL/EN/IEC60601-1 safety standards for medical and IT equipment. In addition, the units have a no load input power of less than 0.5W and a typical efficiency of 91%, helping the end equipment comply with internationally recognized energy efficiency initiatives.
Compact AC/DC converters from BEAR now available for online purchase
BEAR Power Supplies' compact and rugged BP Series encapsulated AC/DC power converters are now available for purchase online at http://shop.bearpwr.com. Online availability with delivery from stock simplifies OEM evaluation for commercial, industrial and medical applications. BP Series power supplies are designed for long life and reliable operation in demanding environments including telecommunications, medical, rail and air transportation systems, mobile communications, outdoor lighting and information displays, industrial automation, utilities and more.
100 Watt conduction cooled AC-DC supply suits sealed enclosures and harsh environments
XP Power today announced the ECC100 series of 100 Watt single output baseplate cooled AC-DC power supplies designed specifically for use in sealed boxes and harsh environments where wide temperature variations are common place. The conduction cooled units are suited for use in outdoor applications such as wireless communications, lighting and information displays, traffic monitoring, cellular base stations and other sealed enclosure installations, operating from - 40 degrees C to + 75 degrees C. Measuring just 83.8 x 127.0 x 39.4 mm (3.3 x 5 x 1.55 inches), these compact highly efficient units, typically 88%, use conduction cooling to transfer heat through the chassis. No fans or forced airflow is required for the unit to operate at full power.
100W low profile PCB-mountable power supplies
TDK-Lambda EMEA has upped the output power of its ZPSA series of compact PCB-mountable AC-DC power supplies with the introduction of a 100W model. The new single-output ZPSA100 accepts a wide input voltage range, has a very low profile (26.6mm) and industry standard footprint (127 x 76.2mm), making it an ideal choice for applications such as LED signage and lighting, point-of-sale equipment, datacom, video/audio routers and test & measurement equipment.
Vicor introduces the PFM Isolated AC-DC Converter with PFC enabling the world’s lowest-profile power systems
Vicor Corporation announces the PFM VI Brick module, an isolated AC-DC converter with Power Factor Correction. With its Adaptive Cell architecture enabling consistently high efficiency over worldwide AC mains, the PFM converter delivers 330 W at 48 V SELV in a 9.5 mm-thin profile.
TDK-Lambda introduces 40-65W AC-DC medical power supplies
TDK-Lambda EMEA, one of the world's leading power supply manufacturers, introduces the CSS65 series of compact, single-output power supplies designed specifically with medical applications in mind. With 4kVac reinforced input to output isolation and input to ground isolation of 1500Vac, all CSS65 models meet the applicable safety requirements of UL/EN/IEC60601-1 making them suitable for use in medical devices with applied part rating B.
TRUMPower Unveils Low Cost 12W AC/DC LED Power Supplies With Constant Current of 350mA to 1000mA
TRUMPower launches its 12 Watt LIS12 series of constant current AC/DC LED power supplies, which can efficiently drive high bright LEDs in series. This series is an addition to the company's LED power supply product line. TRUMPower's AC/DC LED power supplies range from 5W to 120W and the DC/DC LED power supplies range from 8W to 12W.
XP Power - Compact high efficiency fully featured AC-DC supplies
XP Power announced the HCP series of single output compact bulk power AC-DC power supplies aimed at process control, factory automation and manufacturing equipment applications. These highly efficient units, typically up to 91%, comprise four output power models, a 650 W and 1kW, which are both less than 1U high, and a 1.5kW and 3kW. A single wire current share capability allows the configuration of multiple units to achieve a higher power output or to provide redundancy. All the popular nominal output voltages from + 12 to +48 VDC are available across the range.
100W, Encapsulated AC/DC Power Supply suits Extreme Environments
Absopulse Electronics' PWI 100 Series industrial quality AC/DC switching power supply uses field-proven topology to convert a universal AC input (95Vac - 264Vac, 47-420Hz) to a 12Vdc/8A, 24Vdc/4A or 48Vdc/2A output. Other input/output values, including a 120-360Vdc input version are also available.
Warning On AC/DC Counterfeit Converters
Aimtec warns that counterfeit versions of its unique line of AC/DC converters are being manufactured and sold, by unauthorized distributors, to unsuspecting customers in various regions around the world. Easily identified by their unreasonably low resale price, Aimtec warns that the performance and reliability of these counterfeit products is questionable at best.
XP Power releases green mode low-cost chassis mount industrial power supplies
XP Power today announced the VCS series of chassis mount single output AC-DC power supplies aimed at cost sensitive industrial applications. Extending the line-up of XP Power's V-Brand range of low cost power supplies, these units suit applications that require an enclosed power supply with screw terminals.
Astrodyne Introduces New Value Line of AC/DC External Adapters For OEM Applications
Astrodyne launches the Value Line (VPU Series) of AC/DC External Adapter Series. The new Value series is competitively priced and meets all standard safety ratings as well as latest Energy Star Levels. The Value Series of external adapters offers 10 through 60 Watt Output Power and comes in a variety of form factors including Desktop, Wallmount, and Interchangeable AC Plug models with outputs ranging from 5 to 48VDC.
Ecopac Power introduces the new Mean Well HRP-100 series, a 100-watt miniature high reliability AC/DC enclosed power supply.
The HRP-100 series along with the existing range of products HRP-75, HRPG-150, HRPG-300 and HRPG-600, allows Ecopac Power to offer the full range of Mean Well 75 watt to 600 watt miniature enclosed power supplies all with PFC function and energy-saving functions.
PowerFlex 840 W dual power supply adds flexible interfaces
The new CPX400DP is the latest in the CPX series of PowerFlex regulated power-supply units from TTi, and is the first to incorporate digital remote control interfaces.
CUI Releases 10-100 W DIN Rail Power Supply Series
CUI Inc's power line, V-Infinity, announced the release of a new series of convection cooled DIN rail mounted ac-dc power supplies. The VDRS series is available with output power of 10, 20, 40, 60, or 100 W. The power supplies accept universal input of 88-264 Vac and offer output voltages of 12, 15, 24, and 48 Vdc (depending on model). The power supplies are ideal for industrial applications such as automation, machine control, and process control equipment. The VDRS series is compact, with the 60W version measuring only 1.6 inches in width.
Baseplate-cooled 500W AC-DC power supplies from TDK-Lambda
TDK-Lambda launches the CPFE500 range of baseplate-cooled power supplies capable of providing 500W without the need for fan cooling. With an extended temperature range (-40 to +85°C) this innovative range of AC-DC power supplies will be of particular interest to engineers who need high power but cannot use fans or where the unit is sealed in an enclosure.
60W to 200W Open Frame Power Supplies From Powersolve Combine High Power Density And High Efficiency
Powersolve just announced the TOP Series of open-frame power supplies designed to provide up to 200W from a space-saving footprint as small as 101.6 x 50.8mm (4 x 2in). Manufactured by Traco Power, all models in the three TOP Series are convection-cooled units featuring class leading power densities with typical efficiencies as high as 90% and low leakage current levels.
Ecopac Power launches range of Mean Well AC/DC enclosed security power products
Ecopac Power has launched a range of Mean Well AC/DC enclosed security power products the SCP-35, SCP-50 and SCP-75 series. Featuring energy saving and constant voltage output, these power supplies are specifically designed for the security industry providing battery charging as well as a direct AC/DC supply.
Power-One LPM615 compact modular power supply offers industry leading power density
Power-One announced the availability of its LPM615 1500W front-end AC-DC power supply family. This product is modular, accepting up to six output modules in order to provide customers with their exact voltage and current requirements with no minimum order quantities or set-up charges. The LPM615 features the lowest profile available – just 1.6in or 40mm in height. This is 35% lower than many other products.
PAK Series from Powersolve - Compact single output power supplies give up to 3000W with active PFC
Leading power supply specialist Powersolve just announced the PAK1500 and PAK3000 series of compact, efficient single output power supplies that provide high power single outputs and a host of features normally found on more expensive units.
Westcor Introduces MIL-COTS Family of AC-DC Configurable Power Supplies
Vicor Corporation's Westcor Division has announced that elements of Westcor's proven configurable power supplies have been added to Vicor's range of military COTS products. They include, specifically, PFC Mini MI and PFC Micro/MicroS MI power factor corrected AC-DC switchers; PFC MegaPAC MI power factor corrected AC-DC switcher; and FlatPAC-EN MI, an EN compliant, autoranging switcher.
New Emerson Network Power LCM600Q is one of the Industry's Lowest Cost Bulk Front End Power Supplies with Medical and Industrial Safety Approvals
Emerson Network Power, a business of Emerson and the global leader in enabling Business-Critical Continuity, today introduced one of the industry's lowest cost 600 W ac-dc power supplies, the LCM600Q. Available now at $125 per unit in production quantities, the LCM600Q maintains Emerson Network Power's high standards of quality and reliability, demonstrated by a MTBF of greater than 500,000 hours under normal operating conditions. A wide array of safety approvals make the LCM600Q ideal for use in a variety of applications in industrial, medical, process and digital signage/display markets.
80 W Power Supply is Energy Efficient
CUI Inc's power line, V-Infinity, announced the release of the VOF-80, a low cost open frame ac-dc power supply. The VOF-80 has a low no-load power consumption of <0.5 W. Its combination of efficiency and competitive pricing makes the series ideally suited for use in ITE, industrial, and consumer electronics applications.
Emerson Network Power Announces Compact New Quad Output 200 W LPQ200-M Series Power Supplies
Emerson Network announced a new series of compact 200 W open frame ac-dc power supplies featuring four adjustable outputs: the LPQ200-M series. With a 3 inch by 5 inch footprint and a height of 1.32 inches (less than 1U), LPQ200-M power supplies offer a power density of more than 10 W per cubic inch and are capable of achieving efficiencies of up to 84 percent at full load.
Compact, high efficiency 275W AC-DC converter series from Nu Horizons saves power and space, reduces system cooling requirements
N2Power's XL275 series of I2C-enabled 275W AC-DC converters is now available from Nu Horizons. N2Power's proprietary packaging technology gives this family its high efficiency (up to 90%) and small 3 x 5 footprint. The very low profile yields an industry-leading 12.22 watts per cubic inch power density. These high efficiency power supplies reduce wasted energy and require little forced air cooling, saving power and space in OEM applications such as industrial automation, telecommunications, gaming systems, security and surveillance systems, and network servers. The XL275 series features an I2C interface for digital power management; up to four XL275s can communicate over the same bus using the PMBus protocol. This interface allows routine control of the main outputs and the 12V fans.
Campbell Collins Introduces Medical Grade AC/DC Power Modules for Safety Critical Applications
Campbell Collins introduced a range of AC/DC Power Modules from MTM Power of Germany which are specifically designed for safety critical Medical applications. Available with output power levels of 15W, 24W, 48W, 60W, 75W and 100W, the PMmed and PCMmed range of modules enable world-wide operation with an Input Voltage range of 90-264Vac, 50/60Hz.
Single Output AC/DC Power Supplies from Powersolve provide 650 and 1000W
Two new AC/DC power supplies announced by Powersolve are single output units designed to provide 650W (PAK650) and 1000W (PAK1000) from a low profile 1U high metal case. Both the PAK650 and PAK1000 feature an 85-264VAC/127-370VDC input voltage range with active PFC and offer active current sharing for parallel operation.
SHP650 - XP Power Compact 650W AC/DC power supply for medical or industrial applications
XP Power today announced the introduction of the SHP650 and MHP650 series of single output high power density fan cooled AC/DC power supplies. The MHP650 range meets the IEC60601-1 safety specification for medical equipment while the SHP650 range compiles with the IEC60950 standard for IT and industrial equipment. Both series are highly efficient, typically 86%, and have a high power density of 8.2 Watts/cubic inch.
PSL400BP Series - Baseplate-Cooled 400W AC/DC Power Supply
Powersolve announced a power supply capable of providing 400W without the need for forced cooling. The PSL400BP Series of baseplate-cooled AC/DC units is designed to offer single outputs of 5V, 12V, 24V or 48V DC and will interest those designers who need high power but cannot use fans or who need to seal the power supply in a closed enclosure.
Emerson Network Power Unveils DP40 Power Supply Series for Medical, IT and Telecommunications Applications
Emerson Network Power expanded its portfolio of ac-dc power supplies with the introduction of the DP40 external switching power supply series. The DP40 series is the first external adapter family from the Embedded Power business of Emerson Network Power to feature both Information Technology Equipment (ITE) and medical-grade (non-patient contact and non-patient critical) safety approvals, making them ideal for low-power medical, telecommunications, test and measurement, networking and imaging applications. To further enhance the series' flexibility, the power supplies are equipped with either 3-pin (type C14) or 2-pin (type C8) IEC320 ac input receptacles.
Ultra Compact 20 Watt AC/DC Power Module
Only months after the launch of the new 4-Watt Class, RECOM introduced the RAC20-SB, a highly efficient solution in the medium power range of up to 20-Watts. This ultra-compact converter measures only 52.4 x 27.2 x 23.5 mm (LxWxH), and is supplied in the same housing as the popular 10-Watt model and is also pin-compatible with the equally popular 5 Watt model.
New 42 Watt Power Supply for Medical and ITE Applications
The new PM42 Series of AC/DC power supplies from Protek Power North America offers 30W-48W of performance packed design and compliance to both EN60101-1 medical safety standards and EN60950-1 ITE safety standards. They are ideal for a variety of applications, including patient vicinity medical devices, dental electronics, and laboratory equipment, as well as commercial process control, communications, and instrumentation applications.
Low cost enclosed AC/DC power supplies suit industrial applications
XP Power announced today the availability of its LCL series of single output chassis mount enclosed AC/DC power supplies. The low cost range comprises 150, 300 and 500 Watt models and provides an industry leading typical efficiency of 90% at full load. The 150 Watt units are convection cooled while the others benefit from an integral cooling fan. These self-contained units require no additional forced airflow. All units come with screw terminals and self-retaining guards.
Miniature 3 and 5W PCB monting AC/DC power supplies
The PD03 to PD05 series are high efficiency green power modules in ultra compact format which feature wide range 85-264vac input for world use. These units provide a highly reliable solution with 3 years warranty offered as standard in an extremely high power density, compact footprint (3W unit measures just . 37.0X23.0X15.0mm)
75W miniature high reliability AC/DC enclosed power supply
Mean Well has introduced the new HRP-75 series, a 75-watt miniature high reliability AC/DC enclosed power supply now available from Ecopac Power. The HRP-75 series along with the existing range of products HRPG-150, HRPG-300 and HRPG-600, allows Mean Well to offer various wattage options from 75W to 600W all with PFC function and energy-saving functions.
Low profile 1500 Watt AC/DC power supply suits industrial bulk power applications
XP Power announced today the HPU1K5 1500 Watt AC/DC power supply series aimed at a broad range of industrial applications that require bulk power within a compact enclosure. Three single output models are available covering the nominal output voltages of +12, +24, or + 48 VDC, with each being user adjustable either manually, or via an external voltage signal. The universal input range covers 85-264 VAC, with output power up to 1500 Watts available at high line input and up to 1200 Watts when using input voltages below 180 VAC. Using an integral fan, the supply can be mounted either vertically or horizontally and will operate in a wide temperature environment from -20C up to +50C at full power, and up to +70C with derating.
Micro-miniature Switching Power Supplies Available In Three Packages
Astrodyne has announced the availability of the PWC12, a micro-miniature AC/DC switching power supply with 12 Watt output power. The PWC12 is available in three styles – Open frame, Single-In-Line (SIP) style PCB pin mount and fully Encapsulated PCB pin mount. The compact package sizes begin at 2" x 1" x .67" (50.8 x 25.4 x 17 mm) and are designed to replace more costly and larger discrete designs, all models offer single outputs of 3.3, 5, 9, 12, 15, 24 and 48VDC.