Lithium battery technology for emergency lighting
Specialists in the design and manufacture of emergency lighting solutions, One-LUX, has announced the arrival of their new lithium battery (LiFePo4) emergency lighting range, coming to a galaxy near you from May the 4th - ‘Feel the Force of Lithium’.
SUPERFET MOSFETs and SiC diodes at PCIM Europe 2021
ON Semiconductor has introduced new Superjunction (SJ) MOSFETs and SiC diodes as part of its activities during this year’s PCIM Europe Digital Event (3rd to 7th May, 2021).
Online calculator guides engineers to best FET choice
UnitedSiC, a manufacturer of silicon carbide (SiC) power semiconductors, has launched an innovative on-line tool which assists developers in selecting the correct FET for their designs.
Photovoltaic fuses provide rugged circuit protection
Littelfuse has announced the 400PV Fuse series, a 2410 size, surface mount design (SMD) circuit protection component that offers low resistance for photovoltaic (PV) applications. The 400PV is specifically designed to address the latest trend in solar roofing by enabling PV shingles that integrate both the shingles with the PV cells while incorporating protection that meets the UL 248-19 standard for PV applications.
20Gbps multi-channel Mux/Demux for signal routing
Diodes Incorporated has further expanded its video passive signal routing multiplexer/demultiplexer (mux/demux) switch portfolio with the introduction of the four-channel PI3WVR14412. Supporting up to 20Gbps operation, this 2:1/1:2 mux/demux device provides speeds beyond those of other products on the market - resulting in a 35% increase over what is offered by competitors.
Two power supplies extend PWR-01 series output options
Two models have been added to the Kikusui PWR-01 series which are available in the UK from Telonic Instruments. The 0-40V, 0-200A PWR2001L and 0-80V, 0-100A PWR2001ML are the latest members of the PWR-01 programmable benchtop DC power supply series.
InnoSwitch3-AQ flyback switcher ICs for EVs
Power Integrations has announced that its automotive-qualified InnoSwitch3-AQ flyback switcher IC family is now available with a member rated to 900V, providing greater headroom for 400V and 800V electric vehicle inverter, battery management and climate control applications.
Robust SCALE-2 plug-and-play gate driver targets rail
Power Integrations has announced a new SCALE-2 gate driver for 130x140mm single IGBT high-power (IHM) modules, commonly used in railway and other long-life applications. Comprising the 1SP0630V2M1R main driver, 1SP0635D2S1R peripheral driver and ISO6125R-33 power supply, the new SCALE-2 plug-and-play gate drivers streamline system development and installation.
Software for precise control of BridgeSwitch ICs
Power Integrations has released its Motor-Expert software, an embedded ‘C’ code application, library and control GUI that enables designers using the company’s BridgeSwitch brushless DC (BLDC) motor driver ICs to precisely control and tune single-phase motors.
Shunt resistors contribute to miniaturisation in power
ROHM has announced the GMR320 series of shunt resistors featuring a rated power of 10W. GMR320 series is the largest rated power product in ROHM high-power low-ohmic GMR series lineup designed for high power applications in the automotive, industrial equipment, and home appliances.