Sanken Electric Co. Ltd. (Durham, NC) has introduced a new external adapter for notebook computers. Called the Slim 56W AC adapter, the device weighs 260 grams, and is sized 114.5 x 49.5 x 27 mm. Over-voltage protection is offered with auto shutdown at 22V. The adapter also features convection cooling, and EMI filtering to FCC class C, VCCI Class 2 and CISPR Class B.The adapter is available with both two-pin and three-pin Inlet with two-pin barrel output. Operating specs include 90-265 Vac/47-63 Hz universal input, 16Vdc standard output voltage and 250mVpp maximum ripple noise. Other output voltages can be made available, according to Sanken.The Slim 56W adapters meet or exceed UL-1950, CSA-950 and IEC-950 safety standards. In stock now, larger orders require 12 weeks delivery time.