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TT Electronics acquires US A&D power supply business
TT Electronics has announced that it has completed the acquisition of a US-based business that designs and manufactures power electronics for defence and aerospace markets, enhancing TT’s ability to engineer complete power converters. TT has acquired the Covina, California-based business unit from Excelitas Technologies (Waltham, MA).
Slimline option differentiates desktop power supplies
Enhancing the company’s ability to deliver high efficiency AC-DC power solutions to international standards, TT Electronics has launched the Protek Power N3 Series. Optimised for products requiring a high performance yet compact power supply, the products support OEMs with high power density in a slimline option that is smaller than competing alternatives.
Connectors for demanding military vehicle applications at DSEI
TT Electronics has introduced three highly diverse connector solutions designed for harsh environment applications: Pola Power, OcTrain and SteadiShield. These innovative additions to the TT interconnect range have been developed to meet the power and connectivity demands of today’s military vehicle requirements and all will be on display at DSEI 2019, taking place in London from 10th - 13th September.
Surface mount inductors meet complex requirements
TT Electronics has announced two new surface mount device (SMD) power inductors: the HM66M series for use in high frequency power conversion systems and EMI filter applications, and the HM78M series for use in high density and high frequency DC/DC converter applications.
Modular current sensors cope with harsh environments
An innovative approach to developing customised solutions for the harsh environment requirements of the aerospace and defence market has been unveiled by TT Electronics. Building on the company’s existing range of current sensor modules, this new and highly diverse modular technique leverages Hall-Effect and Rogowski sensors, as well as amplifiers and digital converters.
Metal cases add value in space electronics
Does the design of space electronics have room for traditional metal case devices? As a proven packaging option, the appeal of compliance and reliability has designers taking a new look at heritage technology. Even as hermetic devices have been popular design choices over the last few decades, today designers are revisiting Transistor Outline (TO) JEDEC packages that were once the norm for space electronics.
Connectors ensure high speed data integrity in vehicle applications
Global provider of engineered electronics for performance critical applications, TT Electronics, has announced two new products for rail and military vehicles, as well as the telecommunication and industrial markets. The SteadiShield connector and the OcTrain 10Gb Ethernet contact can be utilised in braking systems, trackside and signalling cables, drivers’ cabin equipment, and communications equipment.
Shunt resistor designed for high current measurements
TT Electronics has announced E-Beam Welded Shunt resistors for industrial and automotive applications. The EBW8518 is an electron beam welded resistance element, sandwiched between large copper terminals with optional tin plating. Precision applications can make use of its one percent tolerance, 100ppm/°C TCR, 1µV/°C thermal EMF and separate ground pins to reduce errors.
HDSC resistors enhance surge protection
High energy double sided chip (HDSC) resistors are the latest addition to TT Electronics’ range of pulse withstanding chip resistors. HDSC chip resistors are untrimmed for improved pulse performance and target industrial and medical applications such as power supplies, circuit breakers, and medical monitor input protection.
Thermal jumper chips enhance temperature rise management
Thermal jumper chips that enable circuit designers to manage temperature rise in compact power electronic assemblies have been released by TT Electronics. The TJC series provide a thermally conductive pathway with electrical isolation for management of PCB hotspot areas.
Gate drive transformers for demanding battery management
Provider of engineered electronics for performance critical applications, TT Electronics, has introduced its HA42A and HA86A Series gate drive transformers for the automotive and industrial markets. These miniature surface mount design (SMD) solutions are ideal for high efficiency Battery Management System applications where size and reliability are critical.
Acquisition to extend power systems solutions portfolio
Global provider of engineered electronics for performance critical applications, TT Electronics, has announced the acquisition of Power Partners, a provider of medical and industrial specialist power products for the North American market. The firm is based in Boston, Massachusetts, and complements TT’s global power electronics business with new products and design capabilities.
Fibre-optic transmitters enable shorter lead times
The OPF350A and OPF352A evolved fibre optic transmitter solutions based on 850nm LED technology. Engineered for field-proven reliability and consistent high-output performance, the new devices enable equipment makers to reduce turnaround times and simplify procurement and planning.
High-accuracy hall effect magnetic torque sensor boosts EPS drivability
Global provider of engineered electronics for performance critical applications, TT Electronics, has introduced the SX-4462 Hall effect magnetic non-contact torque sensor, a flexible and cost-effective sensor offering high accuracy and diagnostic capabilities for electronic power steering (EPS) applications including off-road vehicles (ORVs), three-wheelers, light commercial trucks, and tractors.
Engineered electronics design centre opened in Shenzhen
A global provider of engineered electronics for performance critical applications, TT Electronics, has announced the opening of a new design centre in Shenzhen, China. The site will provide world class design and R&D capabilities to support the company’s anticipated growth plans, working in partnership with the global manufacturing centres of excellence to deliver smarter solutions together.
SMD power inductors for demanding automotive applications
A range of moulded inductors designed with the latest composite moulded core materials to maximise inductance, temperature performance and saturation current while minimising DC resistance and physical size, has been launched by TT Electronics with the the HA72L series.
Quick quotes for custom optoelectronic assemblies
TT Electronics has launched the 'Quick Quote Program' - a speedy service centred on 48-hour turnaround on custom quotes for customising its Optek optoelectronic solutions.
Low profile power resistors are UL recognised
A series of ultra-low profile high power resistors has been introduced by TT Electronics. The WDBR-UL resistors are based on the existing WDBR product which has been successfully used in the field for over ten years. The WDBR-UL series’ creepage, clearances and power ratings have been assessed in accordance with the requirements of UL508, easing the compliance burden for UL approved end users.
LED emitter boasts spot diameter of 7mm
A compact, infrared LED emitter with the industry’s largest spot diameter of 7mm for super-reliable optical sensing and position encoder applications has been released by TT Electronics. With up to 10mW total radiated power at the maximum drive current of 100mA, and 2.25° angle of half intensity, the OP207CL couples optical flux extremely efficiently onto the receiving photo-sensor to ensure clearly detectable on/off transitions.
Power inductors designed for demanding automotive applications
TT Electronics has announced the introduction of the SMD power inductors for use in high power density applications where size is critical. The inductors’ compact design, together with their AEC-Q200 certification provide the performance and reliability levels that automotive and high reliability industrial applications demand.