The growing importance of Ethernet switches
Whether you refer to it as the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) or simply as industrial networking, there is no doubt that connected field systems are becoming increasingly valuable across industries. One of the main components underpinning this connectivity is the Ethernet switch. Once exclusively used in IT environments, these switches now find themselves commonly used in harsh rail, marine, industrial and military environments. Here, Marti...
Piezoelectric switches re-certified according to ATEX/IECEx
Piezoelectric switches are particularly tough. They are hermetically sealed and have no mechanical switching contacts. The production site of the SCHURTER PSE EX has just been re-certified according to ATEX/IECEx. The switches of the SCHURTER PSE EX family feature aluminium or stainless-steel housings.
Terminal blocks feature four pitch levels
New Yorker Electronics is now selling the DECA SwitchLab MA Series of Modular PCB Type Terminal Blocks.
Emergency switches available in three mounting diameters
ECE’s new ECS Series of Industrial Emergency Stop Switches are in stock at distributor New Yorker Electronics.
High pressure fan suits modern 1U rack applications
A compact axial fan that measures just 40mm by 28mm from Sanyo Denki has been released by EAO.
C&K develops sealed subminiature snap-acting switch
C&K has launched a silent, sealed, subminiature snap-acting switch series that offers precise actuation in automotive applications. The compact ZMW Series snap-acting switch combines a long stroke with more than two millimetres of over travel for reliable actuation. The ZMW Series is used in rugged environments including automotive, industrial, white good and other applications.
Dual inductor cuts component count in Class D amplifiers
A new Automotive Grade low profile, high current dual inductor in the 2525 case size has been introduced by Vishay Intertechnology.
Russelectric RTSCD commercial duty transfer switch
Russelectric has announced its new RTSCD commercial duty transfer switch, a cost effective option well suited for commercial spaces. Educational campuses, high-rise complexes, industrial plants, and manufacturing facilities can rely on the RTSCD to provide emergency power needed to keep critical operations online.
Compact contactors enable up to 40% space savings
Eaton’s complete Moeller series of compact DILMT contactors are on sale at distributor RS Components.
On and off switching variants from Würth
It has been announced that new buttons and switches are enriching the Würth Elektronik electromechanical portfolio: the miniaturised WS-TASV and WS-TASU buttons, WS-SLSU slide switch and another WS-RSTV series device on/off switch.