Behlman (Hauppauge, NY) has introduced the INV Series dc/ac inverters that delivers 1,200VA of clean, regulated ac power from a battery bank...
Avansys' (San Jose, CA) new 15W AG15 low-power dc/dc converter, uses an industry-standard footprint and pin-out matching Lucent's LW015 Series. With a...
Schaefer Inc. (Ashland, MA) has introduced the C4800 Series of 5kW, 6U high, VME/Eurorack compatible dc/dc and ac/dc converters. The C4800 Series...
BK Precision Corp. (Placentia, CA) announced the addition of the Model 1620 dc power supply to its product line. The new bench-top...
Phihong USA (Fremont, CA) has developed the PSA-31U adapter, a series designed for portable equipment, including notebook computers as well as computer peripherals and networking equipment. The adapter includes a three-wire standard IEC input connector and 90Vac to 264Vac universal input for worldwide operation. Seven models provide outputs ranging from +5Vdc to +48Vdc. Most models […]
EOS Corp. (Camarillo, CA) has introduced the MVLT80 Series of open-frame switching power supplies. The company claims that this series is the world's smallest and most efficient, medically certified, 80W, ac/dc switching power supply. It delivers more than 5.3W per cubic inch in a 3" x 5" x 1" footprint, and up to 85 percent […]
Semtech Corp. (Newbury Park, CA) announced the production of the SLVU2.8-4, a super low-voltage electronic static discharge (ESD) and latch-up protection for networking applications. The SLVU2.8-4 integrates four low-voltage protection devices into one SOIC-8 package using Semtech's proprietary Enhanced Punch-through Diode (EPD) technology. The SLV Series of transient voltage suppressors are designed to protect low-voltage […]
Intersil Holding Corporation (Palm Bay, FL) introduced its latest PWM controller integrated chip, the HIP6311. The company claims that the HIP6311 multiphase controller delivers the best static tolerance and digital-to-analog conversion accuracy. When coupled with Intersil's gate drivers, the total core-voltage system for advanced microprocessors is reached. The device is targeted toward embedded and VRM […]
Intersil Holding Corp. (Palm Bay, FL) added two new products to its line of applications-specific power semiconductors. The HUF76013 and HUF76009 are designed for high-speed computing and Internet data transfer. Both work in conjunction with Intersil's PWM controller ICs to meet the power efficiency needs of microprocessors in desktop, laptop and hand-held communications devices. The […]
Electric Fuel Corp. (Bet Shemesh, Israel) announced production on their universal ZincAir booster powerpack, which will enable cellular phone users to cut the cord while talking and charging their cellular phone, simultaneously. The powerpack, which weighs less than 3 ounces, provides up to three complete charges to the phone's battery without the need for an […]
NESS Corp. (Korea) announced the introduction of their new 2.3V ultracapacitor technology for electric and hybrid-electric vehicle applications. The new NESS ultracapacitor is designed for use in regenerative braking, where it recaptures and recycles energy normally lost through brake-friction heat. The company reports that the ultracapacitor earned the Chairman's Choice Award for components at the […]
Sensitron Semiconductor (Deer Park, NY) announced the IM Series, its latest addition of isolated miniature 1W dc/dc converters, to their portfolio of micro-electronic devices. These converters are suitable for use in distributed power systems, telecommunications equipment, datacom equipment, instrumentation products and microprocessor-based systems. The series consists of a total of 40 models featuring 1,000Vdc isolation, […]
MGE UPS Systems (Costa Mesa, CA) is introducing its Pulsar Esprit Power Cluster, the newest development in high-availability power protection. According to MGE, the Pulsar Esprit Series models are the world's first UPSs to offer an optimized combination of availability and reliability required by the most demanding users such as Internet and application service providers. […]
Lambda Electronics Inc. (Melville, NY) has added the SCT401 and SCT601 triple-output models to its low-profile SC Series of ac/dc power supplies. The new models provide outputs of +5V, +3.3V and a floating 12V output. Lambda's new devices utilize magamp control for tighter regulation on the 5V and 3.3V outputs. The SC Series, which is […]
Pulizzi Engineering Inc. (Santa Ana, CA) is now shipping its patented TPC2562, the first ac power-distribution unit that combines true redundant input, under-voltage protection and ultra-fast switching. This unit was designed for critical systems that require redundant ac sources to protect against a power failure or severe brown-out condition. According to Pulizzi, testing has consistently […]