Relays and Switches
Omeg Push Button Switches
Omeg's push button switches are available in single and two pole configurations with either a Push On Push Off or Momentary action. With Momentary action switches the circuit is either made or broken only whilst the button is being pushed. Termination options are clamping screw or solder tags. The standard body colour is white and the buttons can be white, cream or luminous. All types are rated at 1A 250V a.c. or 0.5A 250V d.c.
C&K Develops Versatile, Microminiature SMT Detect Switches That Enable Long-Term Ruggedized Performance
C&K Components has developed a new series of microminiature IP64-sealed SMT detect switches. The low-profile JCH Series switches come in a 4.7 x 4.2mm form factor with body height of 2.2mm and an actuator height of 3.8mm.
Toshiba Electronics Launches Ultra-Miniature 1.0A Load Switch ICs
Toshiba Electronics Europe has announced two ultra-miniature, low-power CMOS load switch ICs that offer advanced switching functionality with reduced component count. These load switches with integrated MOSFET and control circuit offer a number of benefits against discrete switch designs.
Vishay Unveil Slew-Rate-Controlled P-Channel High-Side Load Switches
Vishay today introduced two new slew-rate-controlled p-channel high-side load switches designed for 1.5 V to 5.5 V operation. The SiP32458 and SiP32459 each offer an integrated gate pump that provides low and flat on-resistance down to 20 mOhm, while maintaining a low quiescent current. Offered in a compact 6-bump wafer-level CSP package, the devices feature a controlled slow turn-on slew rate of 3 ms typical at 4.5 V to limit the in-rush current for designs with capacitive or noise-sensitive loads.
C&K's New Ultra Low-Profile SMT Top Actuated Switch Features Unique Symbol Line Identification System
C&K Components has developed the new PTS 530 Series ultra low-profile top actuated SMT switch that is ideal for consumer electronic applications. Utilizing C&K's unique symbol line identification system, design engineers can quickly and easily identify actuation force ratings, particularly valuable for designs that incorporate multiple switches.
New Series of Load Switch ICs from Toshiba Now Available
Toshiba America Electronic Components today announced the availability of a new lineup of load switch ICs for mobile devices. Featuring Toshiba's newly developed micro CMOS process, the new lineup features low voltage operation and low ON-resistance characteristics - in ultra-small packages.
Increase Power Density In USB Port Protection With Diodes Incorporated Power Switches
Offering high current handling in an ultra-small (2mm x 2mm) package, the latest family of current-limited power switches from Diodes Incorporated enables power density to be increased in the protection of multiple USB3.0 ports used in applications such as set-top boxes, LED TVs and notebook computers. The six new single-channel devices introduced have an on-resistance of only 70mOhm, cover maximum continuous output currents up to 2.5A and are being made available in the miniature footprint U-DFN2020-6 package.
IXYS Integrated Circuits Division Introduces New 350V Solid State Relay in a Miniature 8-Pin SOIC Package
IXYS Integrated Circuits Divisionis is pleased to announce the availability of the miniature 350V, 8-pin narrow SOIC, Dual 1-Form-A (2 Single-Pole, Normally Open switches in a single package) Solid State Relay. The CPC2030 is 40% smaller compared to the popular standard 8-lead SOIC, thus enabling significant board space savings.
Crydom Announces the Addition of a Universal AC/DC Input for its CW Series of High Performance Solid State Relays
Crydom's High Performance CW Series of Solid State Relays is now available with a Universal AC/DC voltage input in addition to the Standard 3 to 32 VDC and 90 to 280 VAC inputs. The new "U" input versions accept either 20 to 48 VDC or 20 to 280 VAC control signals, affording greater flexibility for OEM equipment applications where field interface control requirements may vary.
IXYS Unveil Two Solid State Relays Certified To EN 60747-5-5
IXYS announce the immediate availability of the PLA192E and PLA193E, 600V, single-pole, normally open (1-Form-A) Solid State Relays with 150mA and 100mA load current ratings, respectively. These devices use an exclusive patented optically coupled photovoltaic technology and efficient MOSFET output switches to provide an enhanced input-to-output isolation of 5000Vrms.
Interface Masters Announces Low Cost 10GBASE-T Managed Hybrid Switch
Interface Masters Technologies today announced a 28 port Hybrid 10GBASE-T and 10GE SFP/SFP+ managed switch series in a 1U form factor. The system is built with 4 ports of 10 Gigabit Fiber (SFP+, SFP) and 24 ports of 10G Copper.
Electro-Mech's Potentiometer Switch Offers Dual Control Options In Single Unit Space With Backlit Clear Shaft
Electro-Mech's new SW44884 potentiometer switch assembly offers both rotary and push-on functionality for maximum operation control, and features a clear light pipe shaft for front panel illumination. The compact all-in-one unit saves valuable panel space in applications where there are tight design limitations.
TDA Series features bifurcated contact for increased electrical reliability and consistent performance
C&K Components has expanded its surface-mount DIP switch series to include an ultra-miniature 1-position version for hand-held and portable electronic devices. Featuring a bifurcated contact for increased electrical reliability and consistent performance, the half-pitch TDA Series DIP switches are process-sealed for surface-mount soldering and washable-processing.
Advantech Launches New Gigabit Ethernet Switches with Dedicated Priority Ports
Advantech's Industrial Automation Group is pleased to announce the launch of a five and an eight port Gigabit Ethernet switch – the EKI-3725 and 3728. These exciting new products are the first to market with dedicated priority ports, up to 60% reduction in power consumption, smart diagnostics and gigabit data transmission, making them ideal for a host of industrial automation functions including toll stations and CCTV systems.
knitter-switch Introduce Space Saving Piano DIL-Switches
knitter-switch announces the DHP 600 series of DIL switches designed for use in applications where space is at a premium and where the need for reliable switching is equally important. DHP 600 switches are piano style DIL switches that are surface mountable and incorporate gold plated contacts for maximum switching reliability.
Diodes Incorporated Extends Detection Circuit Design Flexibility With Programmable Hall Switch
Diodes Incorporated introduce a programmable omnipolar Hall effect switch enabling designers to use the same contactless detection circuit in multiple applications or with different field strengths. The miniature and micropower AH1898 is suitable for numerous portable consumer applications including cell phones, tablets and cameras as well as a variety of domestic, office and industrial equipment.
Vertical And Right Angle Illuminated Tactile Switches From C&K Components
C&K Components has developed a series of vertical and right angle illuminated tactile switches for a wide range of applications. Designated the Illuminated Tactile Switch Series, the switches are available in many different single LED colours and bi-colour options that are independent from the switching function.
Switches Designed Into Modules And Assemblies To Meet Customer Requirements
C&K Components delivers advanced value-added services including designing and manufacturing modules and assemblies that meet customer-specific application requirements. C&K can quickly and efficiently integrate switches and electronics, from simple to complex circuitry, into attractive and functional packages that assemble neatly into customers' finished products.
Rugged Illuminated SMT Tactile Switch For Sensitive Applications
C&K Components has developed a new series of illuminated tact switches that combines consistent light output with excellent tactile feel and clear audible haptic confirmation. The K8 Series illuminated tactile switch offers several unique features and design elements, including a constant illumination cone. The LED is mounted on the actuator, which enables, in terms of actuation axis, a constant distance between the LED and the key top surface to provide a homogenous backlight.
Industry First 40G Intelligent Active Bypass Switch With 10G Traffic Monitor Ports
Interface Masters Technologies announce a unique industry first 40G Intelligent Active Bypass Switch with 10G "PacketMaster" traffic monitoring functionality to add to its established world class line of 40 Gigabit, 10 Gigabit and 1G Intelligent active bypass switches and PacketMaster systems. The Niagara 2841 40G Intelligent External Active bypass is designed to integrate with Inline Networking Devices, Security Appliances, and Central Office applications.
Mindspeed Expands Crosspoint Product Line with a Family of High Density Devices with Data Rates up to 12.5Gbps
Mindspeed Technologies today announced the expansion of its industry-leading crosspoint portfolio with 160x160, 48x48, 36x36 and 24x24 devices that further extend the world's broadest line of crosspoint switches.
Multi-Channel Isolated Switches
ATC Diversified Electronics is pleased to announce the global market launch of the ISO/ISL seriesswitches, providing a safe and reliable means of controlling energy loads from hazardous locations.
Belden Presents HiView, a New Interface for Hirschmann Switches
Belden is pleased to introduce HiView in the EMEA region, a new tool that gives access to the graphical user interfaces (GUIs) of managed switches in its Hirschmann range, without the need for a web browser.
Crydom Announces New SeriesOne DR 3 Amp AC And DC Output DIN Rail Mounted Solid State Relays
Crydom's successful SeriesOne DR family of Solid State Relays and Timers rated at 6 or 12 amp now includes 12 new models rated at 3 amp AC and DC. Utilizing Crydom's proprietary thermal management system and proven Solid State Relay Technology, the new 3 Amp output versions offer a combination of excellent performance and reliability at an affordable price.
IXYS Integrated Circuits Division Introduces New 800V Solid State Relay
IXYS Integrated Circuits Division announced the immediate availability of the PLA171P, 800V, single-pole, normally open (1-Form-A) Solid State Relay (SSR) with 100mA load current rating. Specially designed to provide 7mm of clearance between the two output pins, IXYS Integrated Circuits Division's PLA171P uses patented, optically coupled photovoltaic technology and efficient MOSFET output switches to provide an enhanced input-to-output isolation of 5000Vrms.
Honeywell Expands its Relialign Door Interlock Switch Portfolio with a Version for Commercial Applications
Honeywell announced today it has expanded its portfolio of Relialign door interlock switches with a version designed specifically for commercial applications, the Commercial Door Interlock Switch, CDI Series. This new device is Honeywell's alternative to large, installation-intensive interlocks and OEM custom-made products. Potential applications for the CDI Series include commercial swing-door elevators, dumbwaiters, and platform/vertical lifts.
ORing Industrial Networking All-in-One Bypass Ethernet Switch Series
ORing Industrial Networking is pleased to release this All-in-One cost-effective bypass Ethernet switch series. Each switch of this series supports three redundant technologies: Ring Redundancy, Power Redundancy and Optical Bypass. The combination of these three technologies solves the problem of limited configuration space and reduces the difficulty of device installation, making this series the ideal choice for proprietors.
GIGAVAC Introduces New Cost-Effective Power Contactors
GIGAVAC announces the first product in a new line of patent pending switching devices: the P105 MiniTactor. It is small, lightweight and cost effective. Designed and manufactured in the USA, the hermetically sealed GIGAVAC P105 joins GIGAVAC's line-up of other sealed switching products including High Voltage Relays and EPIC sealed contactors.
Belden Introduces New Hirschmann PowerMICE Modular Switch
Belden presents the new PowerMICE, the third generation of the Modular Industrial Communication Equipment family from its Hirschmann product portfolio. This modular switch for DIN rail mounting offers comprehensive network protection for the first time. The switch incorporates security mechanisms that regulate network access and protect against attacks.
C&K Components Announce Rugged Half Pitch TDP Series DIP Switch
C&K Components announce that it has developed a side-actuated DIP switch that combines miniaturization and high-reliability for logic switching within computers and industrial controls. The half pitch TDP Series DIP switch features a dual bifurcated wiping action that ensures reliable contact. When mounted horizontally, the side-actuation mechanism provides visual confirmation of the on/off status, ideal for logic switching grids where multiple signal paths must be manually routed via switchboards.
Lorlin Introduce Rotary Mains Switch Handling 10 Amps For 15000 Cycles
Lorlin Electronics have announced the introduction of the RMS rotary mains switch. The RMS switch provides an on/off function and is ENEC approved with reference to EN61058 with double pole isolation and a 3mm contact gap. The switch is rated at 4A @ 250Vac and is capable of accepting an inrush current of 80A from resistive or capacitive loads.
Lorlin Announce Sealed Miniature Lock Switch
Manufactured at the Lorlin factory in the UK the WRL waterproof model is BSI tested for sealing to IP66 and IP67 with both SRL and WRL switch types offering single or double pole electrical contacts. The SRL and WRL switches may be operated by a single common key or one of up to 200 different combinations.
Standex-Meder Announces RM05-8A-S Reed Relay Module For PCB Mounting
Standex-Meder Electronics announces the RM05-8A-S 8-pole PCB mount reed relay module. Equipped with a new generation of drivers, the RM05-8A-S PCB mount reed relay module offers a 24% smaller footprint than the RM05-8A. It has a minimum breakdown voltage of 210 VDC. Power switching up to 10 watts is available, and comes with coil voltage of 5 VDC.
Belden Extends Its Hirschmann Brand OCTOPUS PoE Switches With Integrated Power Supply
Belden has launched four new PoE switches in the OCTOPUS series of its Hirschmann range in the EMEA region. Their integrated power supplies reduce cabling requirements, facilitating cost-effective solutions with a high level of operational reliability. They are available with a power supply of 24-48 V or 72-110 V. The new switches also occupy considerably less space than those with an external power supply and are also easier to install and maintain.
Finder Line Monitoring Relays For Single And Three Phase Applications
Finder offers a new range of Electronic voltage monitoring relays for single and three-phase application - in 17.5 or 35 mm housings. Types 70.11, 70.31 and 70.41 cover the following functions and points of specification:
knitter-switch Shortform Details Illuminated Switches
knitter-switch has published a four page shortform to outline the company's wide range of illuminated pushbutton switches, encoders, LED indicators and membrane keypads. The new shortform provides brief product specifications and also points the reader to the relevant parts of the 2013 general catalog which was introduced last year at electronica 2012.
External Thyristor Stack Controllers From Sprint Electric
Sprint Electric presents external thyristor stack controllers of the PLXD range. Thyristor stack controllers are ideal for controlling DC 6 pulse or 12 pulse, 2 Quadrant or 4 Quadrant thyristor power stacks. Thyristor stack controllers are used in a wide range of industries where high power electric DC motors are involved, for example in hot rolling mills, plastic extruders, rubber mixers and many more.
Honeywell Introduces High Pressure Premium Switches
Honeywell have today announced its Pressure Switches, High Pressure Premium, HPS Series, the only pressure switches available in the industry with a two million life cycle rating, IP67 environmental sealing, and multiple port and termination options that improve equipment uptime, simplify rapid design and assembly, and reduce total production costs for Honeywell's OEM customers.
Belden Presents A New Hirschmann Brand Managed IP67 Switch
Belden has announced the EMEA region launch of the OCTOPUS Train-BP, a new managed IP67 switch in its Hirschmann product range. This switch, which is available with 8, 16 or 24 Fast Ethernet ports (10/100 BASE TX), has been especially developed for use in trains. It fulfills all the specific EMC and fire prevention requirements for rail vehicles and also has numerous redundancy mechanisms plus two uplink ports with bypass relays. This means that connections between neighbouring switches are maintained even when an OCTOPUS fails.
MIL-GRADE 6 Ports Ethernet Switch From IntalTech
When designing your next system you may face a need to find an appropriate rugged/military grade communication converter for different applications. InTalTech has recognized the growing need for compact, rugged adaptors, which allow you to expand system capabilities. Our MILCOMM line of products is the answer to that growing need.