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Power metal strip resistor offers 1W power rating

Power metal strip resistor offers 1W power rating
Vishay Intertechnology has introduced a SMT Power Metal Strip resistor featuring a 1W power rating in the compact 0805 package size. Designed to save space in automotive and computer applications, the WSLP0805...18 combines its high power-to-footprint-size ratio with extremely low resistance values down to 0.005Ω.
2nd July 2015

Multilayer varistors boast high surge current capability

Multilayer varistors boast high surge current capability
TDK presents its high-surge series of EPCOS multilayer varistors, characterised by their high surge current capability, ranging from one surge of up to 5000A to ten surges of up to 3500A, with a pulse of 8/20µs and an operating voltage of up to 65VDC. The SMD components are available in case sizes EIA1210 through EIA2220 and require less space than wired types or semiconductor-based solutions, while offering the same performance and reliability.
2nd July 2015

Capacitors withstand 200°C operation for 2,000 hours

Capacitors withstand 200°C operation for 2,000 hours
Designed for use in high temperature avionics, industrial, down-hole and military applications, AVX has introduced a series of wet tantalum capacitors designed for use at +200°C, many of which are capable of up to 2,000 hours of operation with applicable derating. The TWA-Y series delivers high reliability, high temperature and long lifetime performance, exhibiting stable electrical parameters over a temperature range from -55 to +200°C.
1st July 2015


Lab kit provides hands-on experience in classrooms

Lab kit provides hands-on experience in classrooms
In order to help educators provide a hands-on experience in their classrooms and instructional labs, Coilcraft has announced its Power Magnetics Lab Kit. The kit contains a broad selection of through-hole power inductors for easy soldering and is offered free-of-charge to accredited Electrical Engineering programmes.
1st July 2015

10kV pulse strength increases capacitor reliability

10kV pulse strength increases capacitor reliability
Extending its VY1 series of AC-line-rated ceramic disc safety capacitors, Vishay Intertechnology has announced devices offering reduced sizes and higher pulse strength up to 10kV. The VY1 Compact series is designed for RFI and AC line filtering applications in power supplies, power and smart meters, white goods and consumer electronics.
29th June 2015

Versatile push buttons, switches provide high reliability

Versatile push buttons, switches provide high reliability
The SIRIUS ACT pushbuttons and switches line from Siemens is on sale at RS Components. The line-up includes 22mm-diameter raised indicator lights and illuminated or non-illuminated pushbuttons with a choice of black plastic, shiny metal or matte metal front ring, or a 30mm-diameter flat pushbutton with matte metal ring.
26th June 2015

MLCCs achieve full space qualification

MLCCs achieve full space qualification
AVX has announced that, after several years of extensive testing, its space-level X7R Base Metal Electrode (BME) MLCCs have achieved the European Space Association’s (ESA) Qualified Parts List (QPL) status under the criteria of the European Space Components Coordination’s (ESCC) 3009/041 specification, making them the first X7R BME MLCCs fully qualified for use in European and American space applications.
25th June 2015

Universal modular fuse offers 1500A breaking capacity

Universal modular fuse offers 1500A breaking capacity
SCHURTER’s Universal Modular fuse, UMT-H, offers a 1500A breaking capacity at rated voltages of 277VAC / 250VDC. The compact, high performance fuse now has VDE approval in addition to UL approval. This time-lag fuse provides overcurrent and short circuit protection in various industrial control applications, including intrinsically safe applications.
25th June 2015

Switch modules control wide range of applications

Switch modules control wide range of applications
A range of Energy Harvesting Switch Modules from Cherry that meet the increasing demand for simple and flexible wireless data transmission of switch signals with maintenance-free low energy consumption are on sale at RS Components. The modules provide effective control solutions for applications in almost every market sector including industrial and building automation, smart home and medical. 
23rd June 2015

Resistors for use with precision potentiometers

Resistors for use with precision potentiometers
The high-precision ACD22 10-Turns and the ACD46 15-Turns counting dials are now available from ARCOL Resistors. They are complementary to ARCOL’s main resistor ranges and are designed for use with precision potentiometers and are suitable for a wide range of industrial and instrumentation applications.
19th June 2015


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