Added tools for board

  Microchip has announced the expansion of its Arduino compatible chipKit ecosystem, with two new development tools from Digilent, and an embedded cloud software framework. Digilent’s chipKit WF32 board minimises the need for users to purchase additional hardware or shields, by integrating Microchip’s 32-bit PIC32MX695F512L MCU with full speed USB 2.0 host/device/OTG, its agency-certified MRF24WG0MA […]

Panel-mount and twist-lock sealed bulkhead connectors

  Molex has announced the expansion of its high performance MX150 sealed connector system portfolio. Supporting low-level signal and power applications for on-engine automotive, commercial vehicles and off-road construction equipment, the new panel-mount and twist-lock sealed bulkhead connectors and backshells are said to be designed to meet or exceed requirements for USCAR-2 Class 3 (-40 […]

Enclosed power supplies with constant voltage output and anti-rain splash design

  In response to the demands of LED lighting applications for channel letters and advertising signs, Mean Well has launched the ERP-350 series: new enclosed type power supplies with constant voltage output and anti-rain splash design. With an aluminum enclosure and heat dissipation holes with anti-rain splash design, these power supplies can be installed outdoors […]

AC current operated switches

  NK Technologies has introduced  low cost current-operated switches designated AS1, which consist of a compact case and a solid state relay. Simply pass the primary conductor through the aperture, the self-powered unit utilises a solid state relay to provide the opening or closing of the solid state relay once the threshold of 0,5 A […]

High power DIN-mount switching AC/DC power supply

  ConTech has announced the DNP240 series of AC/DC switching power supplies. This series offers 240 W of fully regulated output power in a DIN rail mount case, which makes it well suited for many applications. The easily accessible terminal block and output voltage adjustment potentiometer give it the versatility to be used as a […]

AC-DC power supplies upgraded

  TDK Corporation announces the introduction of the TDK-Lambda HWS-A series of AC-DC power supplies, which comprises five models rated from 15-150 W to meet a wide range of customer requirements. A significant upgrade of the established HWS series which was originally introduced in 2005, typical industrial applications include equipment used for factory automation, process […]

Commercially-viable photonic crystal laser

Hamamatsu Photonics has announced the development of a commercially viable photonic crystal laser, which is a next-generation laser light source that provides high output and high beam quality at a single wavelength while simultaneously controlling beam spread. The new laser was developed by a group from Hamamatsu Photonics and Kyoto University’s Photonics and Electronics Science […]

Infrared camera module for new applications

RS Components is now selling the latest innovative product to emerge from the Raspberry Pi Foundation – the Pi NoIR infrared camera module. This is a variant of the existing visible light Raspberry Pi camera module stocked by RS since the end of last year, and features the same 5 megapixel image sensor as its […]

Anything becomes your canvas

The Barco HDQ-2K40 and HDF-W26 projectors have made their debut at the Siemens 5C’s Gala Awards evening, where brand landscapes were projected directly onto the Siemens building in Midrand, JHB. The magical thing about these projectors is that anything becomes your canvas. The power of the Barco projectors lies in their ability to project onto […]

Single output enclosed type switching

After the launch of RSP-750, RSP-320, RSP-200, RSP-150 and RSP-75 series, Mean Well has further extended its lower to middle wattage models by introducing the RSP-100 series, the 100 W AC/DC low profile single output enclosed type switching power supply with PFC function. Compared to the preceding models of SP-100 series, this series has a […]