Using diodes for reverse battery and current protection
Using ideal diodes for reverse battery and current protection. An overview from Texas Instruments of ideal diode functions and applications.
High frequency noise rejection in voltage supervisory ICs
Ahmad shows how a supervisory IC, such as the MAX16140 nanoPower voltage supervisor, provides better protection from high frequency noise for safe and reliable system operation.
USB-C dock station designed for USB charging devices
Pengo has announced the availability of its latest USB Type-C docking station. The USB-C Dock has a built-in SD Card Reader, HDMI and DisplayPort adapter for a dual 4K external monitor up to 1080p 60Hz, audio input and output, Ethernet connector, dual USB-A 3.1 Gen1 ports, Gigabit networking and USB-C connector that supports USB Power Delivery 3.0 charging. Its features are suitable for people that want maximum portability on the road but need ex...
High voltage devices designed for next-gen automotive applications
X-FAB has announced the availability of new high voltage primitive devices targeted at the growing market for automotive 48V board net and Battery Management System (BMS) ICs. Covering voltages of 70-125V, these complementary NMOS/PMOS devices are based on the company’s XT018 BCD-on-SOI platform with Deep Trench Isolation (DTI) and support for automotive AEC-Q100 Grade 0 products.
Joint venture for lithium-ion batteries launched
BMZ takes another step forward on its growth and innovation path, as it prepares to join forces with KION GROUP to form a joint venture under the name of KION Battery Systems. This joint venture will manufacture lithium-ion batteries for industrial trucks in the EMEA region.
Switch mode regulator helps cool down data centres
The Power by Linear LTM4700 µModule regulator from Analog Devices is in stock at Mouser Electronics. The step-down switching mode regulator combines very high power with energy-efficient performance to help reduce data center infrastructure cooling requirements.
Compact capacitive discharge welders feature dual pulse output
AMADA MIYACHI AMERICA has announced the CD-V Series of Capacitive Discharge Power Supplies and TL-V Series of weld heads. Featuring a fully controllable dual pulse output and a full-color 3.5” user interface, the CD-V Series give consistent welding output for repeatable process results.
High-performance IEC C14 power entry module with fuse holder
The high-performance filter series FN 9262 (with fuse holder) and FN 9266 (with dual pole switch), have been developed by Schaffner for applications demanding high RFI attenuation performance. They represent an enhanced version of the already market proven FN 9260 and FN 9264 filter families.
Industry modular storage systems use Han interfaces
The Commeo from Wallenhorst near Osnabrück has developed a modular energy storage system that allows applications, from mobile robots to the power supply for industrial plants and factories, to run securely and uninterrupted. The Commeo units can be used as an emergency power supply or as a mains buffer to provide compensating power when required.
Informative medical power supplies guide
XP Power has introduced a new medical power supplies guide that provides a wealth of useful information for design engineers seeking the optimum power solution for their project. The comprehensive guide provides an overview of XP Power in terms of their vision, core values, quality systems, manufacturing facilities and compliance regime so that customers can better understand the company behind the comprehensive range of medical power supplies.