Next-generation energy-measurement analogue front ends

  Microchip announced its next-generation family of accurate energy-measurement analogue front ends (AFEs). The MCP3913 and MCP3914 integrate six and eight 24-bit, delta-sigma analogue-to-digital converters (ADCs) respectively, with 94,5 dB Sinad, -106,5 dB THD and 112 dB SFDR for high-accuracy signal acquisition and higher-performing end products. The MCP3914’s two additional ADCs enable the monitoring of […]

Two new compact cameras added to product range

  Canon recently added two new compact cameras to its Powershot range – the rugged and waterproof Powershot D30, and the Powershot S200. Designed for adventure, the D30 is ideal for daring adrenaline seekers, and capable of shooting underwater action at unrivalled depths as low as 25 m, with superior image quality, to give natural […]

High-performance current transducers

  LEM of Geneva, Switzerland, has released a range of high accuracy AC/DC current transducers, designated ‘Ultrastab’. Transducers are available for the measurement of current from 12,5 A to 24 000 A. Linearity errors are of the order of 4 ppm, and their temperature coefficient is 2 ppm/ºK. Frequency response is typically DC to 500 […]

Computer-controlled manufacturing electronic housings

  Newelec’s PMPT technology is ideal for the production of customised plastic electronic housings using computer-controlled manufacturing equipment. The process is quick, flexible and cost effective without the need for tools or moulds. Prototyping and small to medium runs are all possible. The technical consultant is in regular contact with his customer to ensure that […]