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Acal BFi partner with OriginGPS
Acal BFi has joined forces with OriginGPS to bring to market two Multi-GNSS modules: the Multi Micro Spider (ORG4033-MK04) and Multi Micro Hornet (ORG1510MK-04). These fully integrated modules boast outstanding performance, signal sensitivity and power efficiency in an ultra-small form factor.
Tronics pact strengthens Acal BFi sensors offering
Acal BFi has signed a new pan-European distribution agreement with Tronics Microsystems Acal BFi will be exclusively distributing Tronics Microsystems GYPRO high performance MEMS inertial sensors to the European markets. Tronics Microsystems is an independent European supplier of high performance inertial products.
Optical wavelength meter enhances accuracy at top speed
The introduction of Bristol Instruments’ 828B Optical Wavelength Meter by Acal BFi provides reliable accuracy at a rate that is claimed to be 100 times faster than any other system available. The instrument measures the absolute wavelength of WDM lasers to an accuracy of ± 1pm.
Pressure sensors suit medical applications
The new ABP series of basic amplified board mount pressure sensors from Honeywell have been launched on to the European market by Acal BFi. Boasting high performance and reliability in a compact package, the sensor series provides the industry’s smallest, compensated, amplified pressure sensor in its class at 8mm x 7mm x 3mm.
Video gaming meets drones
Acal BFi have designed-in the Nano Hornet module from OriginGPS into the world’s first smartphone controlled gaming drone line by TobyRich. By working with Acal BFi to integrate the Nano Hornet, TobyRich was able to design a smaller, sleeker form factor for its innovative drones while extending the range and enhancing directional capabilities.
GPS module suits smart watches, wearable devices
Claimed to be the world’s smallest GPS module, the NanoSpider from OriginGPS is now being made avauilable in Europe by distributor Acal BFi. The NanoSpider is a fully integrated, highly sensitive GPS receiver module. Measuring 4.1 x 4.1 x 2.1mm and with minimal power consumption, it is ideal for smart watches, wearable devices, trackers, and digital cameras.
Imaging solutions find focus in Europe
Acal BFI has completed a new European distribution agreement with PixeLINK, to include UK, Ireland, Germany, Benelux, Italy, Spain and the Nordic region. PixeLINK develops and manufactures of off-the-shelf, OEM, and custom industrial imaging solutions.
Acal BFi, SynQor tie the knot in Europe
Acal BFi and SynQor have signed a channel partner agreement in Europe to include UK, Ireland, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland, Belgium, Netherlands, Luxemburg and Italy. SynQor is a supplier of high-efficiency, high-reliability power conversion solutions, designing, engineering and manufacturing all of its products in the USA.
Three sensors combined in one package
Acal BFi is bringing the new BME280 integrated Environmental Unit from Bosch Sensortec to the European market. Combining three sensors in one miniature package – humidity, pressure and temperature, the unique sensor has a response time of less than a second for humidity determination, excellent ambient temperature measurement and low energy consumption.
Thermal camera module features a 35-105mm 3x zoom lens
An all-in-one thermal camera module has been released by Acal BFi. Alongside a 35-105mm 3x zoom lens, the ICC-TM640-105HZ features the Tamarisk 640 high performance, uncooled, thermal camera core from DRS Technologies. The device, which is based on a 640x480, 17µm pitch, uncooled LWIR sensor, delivers simultaneous Camera Link digital and analogue PAL at 9 or 25Hz.
Charged plate monitor upgrades ESD programme
Acal BFi has helped RS Components develop its latest electrostatic discharge control programme. To demonstrate its commitment to ESD control, RS maintains certification to ANSI/ESD S20.20, a standard developed by the ESD Association to satisfy the global need in the electronics industry for technically sound ESD control programmes.
Three-in-one sensor packs in giro, accelerometer and tilt
New to the European market, and available from Acal BFi, is the BNO055 9-axis sensor fusion from Bosch Sensortec. Providing three sensors in one miniature package – giro, accelerometer and tilt, the sensor meets applications in navigation, augmented reality, robotics, gaming, context awareness and fitness and wellbeing.
Acal BFi, Sangshin broaden sensor agreement
Acal BFi has extended its pan-European relationship with Sangshin Elecom to include the company’s miniature range of resistive and capacitive humidity sensors. Sangshin’s miniature humidity sensors combine exceptional accuracy and high quality with excellent value and can be used for a wide range of applications, including HVAC, medical, industrial, building and clean room uses.
Thermal imaging cameras open up design options
Acal BFi, has designed a portfolio of long-range thermal imaging modules, which offer an optimum solution for high-quality, flexible and affordable imaging. The range of high performance, uncooled thermal imaging modules can be quickly integrated with almost any thermal lens type (Athermal, Wide Field Of View, Narrow Field of View or Continuous Zoom) and are fully calibrated and tested at Acal BFi’s ICC (Imaging Competence Centre) Central l...
Films target European lighting and display markets
The European photonics, lighting and display markets are targets for a range of light directing and brightness enhancing films from Luminit. The Directional Turning Film (DTF) transforms an image from a flat panel display to a display with an optimum viewing angle by using a linear asymmetrical prismatic structure to angle the image 20 degrees in any direction.
Acal BFi Appoints Marc Lafferty As UK Managing Director
Acal BFi has today announced the appointment of Marc Lafferty as Managing Director of Acal BFi UK. In addition to a Masters Degrees in Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Business Administration, Lafferty brings many years of hands-on experience in engineering as well as in sales and marketing for international electronics and engineering companies.
Acal BFi est la première à proposer à ses clients européens des échantillons du plus petit serveur de périphériques embarqué au monde
Acal BFi annonce les premiers échantillons du plus petit serveur embarqué au monde : le xPico. Ce module de la taille d’une puce intègre une application serveur de périphérique embarquée, un serveur web et une pile IP complète, ainsi les OEM peuvent ajouter de la connexion Ethernet à quasiment tous les périphériques ayant une interface série. Le module a un encombrement de seulement 24 mm x 16,5 mm et supporte l’intégration rapide...
Overview of the Emerson Network Power iVPX7220/3 range
his video from Acal BFi gives an overview of the new 6U iVPX7220 and compact 3U iVPX7223 from Emerson Network Power- rugged high-performance embedded computing boards based on 2.2GHz Intel Core i7 processors with integrated memory controller.
Overview of the Emerson Network Power MVME7100 /4100 single-board computers
This video from Acal BFi gives an overview of the new MVME7100 from Emerson Network Power -a rugged general-purpose VME board that delivers high performance processing power to applications such as industrial, medical and aerospace.
Importance of the new Emerson Network Power COM Express modules
This video interview from Acal BFi discusses the benefits of the new COM Express communications modules from Emerson Network Power and explains why these boards are so important for the communications market. The new family of modules are physically compatible to the COM Express standard, but are based upon the Freescale QorIQ processors. These devices are hugely important to communications companies who have been using PowerQUICC for years and w...