Rittal’s new generation of bus-mounting fuse bases

Rittal’s new easy connect bus-mounting fuse bases are supplied as complete units, which includes a cover plate, contact hazard protection and exterior connection clamps. Snapping onto Rittal’s RiLine60 busbar system, the fuse base has a modular design with options for configuration to meet specific requirements. The modular design allows direct connection of 1.5mm to 25mm … Read more

High Operating Temperature Miniature Encoder from knitter-switch has optional integrated pushbutton function

knitter-switch, one of Europe’s leading switch manufacturers, announces the availability of a small mechanical encoder designed for use in a wide variety of high-end applications including medical systems, broadcast, professional AV equipment and industrial controls. The MER(P) 9 series encoders feature a horizontal shaft which is available in many styles and lengths and with a … Read more

RS Components and SCHURTER extend cooperation with global distribution agreement

New global deal replaces existing distribution contract in Europe RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the world’s leading high service distributor of electronics and maintenance products, has signed a global distribution agreement with SCHURTER, a specialist in the design and manufacture of electronic and electromechanical components. This global agreement broadens the … Read more

Mouser Offers High-Performance Atmel SAM4S Cortex-M4 Flash MCUs

Mouser Electronics Inc. is now stocking SAM4S ARM Cortex™-M4 Flash Microcontrollers from Atmel. SAM4S MCUs boost performance, power efficiency, and memory with up to 2MB of Flash and 160KB of SRAM. Atmel SAM4S devices operate at 120MHz and integrate Atmel’s Flash read accelerator and optional cache memory to increase system performance. Atmel SAM4S MCUs also … Read more

STMicroelectronics STM32 F4 Discovery Expansion Boards Now Available at Mouser

Mouser Electronics, Inc. announces the availability of STMicroelectronics STM32 F4 Expansion Boards that help discover the features of the STM32 F4 High-Performance Cortex™-M4 microcontrollers. The STMicroelectronics Expansion Boards aim to expand the functionality of the STM32 F4 Discovery board, built around the STM32F4 processor and featuring 32-bit ARM Cortex-M4 architecture. The newly available accessories include … Read more

Crystek maximizes performance and efficiency in new 4812 MHz Coaxial Resonator Oscillator

Crystek’s new CVCO55CXT-4812-4812 Coaxial Resonator Oscillator (CRO) is a coaxial-based VCO with an internal proprietary frequency doubler. The CVCO55CXT family’s frequency doubling, 2X fundamental technology reaches new performance levels of lower phase noise and much lower harmonics over the competition, while achieving lower current consumption in the process. The CVCO55CXT-4812-4812 operates at 4812 MHz with … Read more

RS Components honoured with European Distribution Excellence Award by Souriau

Accolade acknowledges role of RS in achieving significant sales growth across Europe for Souriau’s industrial connector range RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the world’s leading high service distributor of electronics and maintenance products, has received the European Distribution Excellence Award from Souriau, a market leader in the design and manufacture … Read more

New EXTreme EnergetiC High-Current Connector System from Molex

New release offers highest current density product on the market today ? delivers maximum power per linear inch, supports up to 100.0A per bay, and works with existing power supply applications Molex Incorporated introduces the EXTreme EnergetiC™ High-Current Connector System. Complementing Molex’s extensive family of EXTreme interconnect and power supply products the EXTreme EnergetiC High-Current … Read more

Subminiature SMA Connectors From Lane Electronics Exhibit Very Low VSWR

Lane Electronics has made available HUBER+SUHNER’s SMA subminiature  connectors designed for microwave applications up to 18GHz. The connectors feature high mechanical strength, high durability, high reliability and low VSWR. These SMA connectors feature bodies and pin contacts made from a variety of metals depending on the application. These include bodies in copper beryllium alloy, stainless … Read more

MSC Gleichmann partners with Adesto to supply Serial Flash product line

MSC Gleichmann has announced its partnership with Adesto Technologies to supply its Serial Flash product line as well as offer future releases of Adesto products. In October 2012, Adesto acquired Atmel’s Serial Flash line, which includes its AT45xxx “DataFlash®” and AT25Dxxx/AT25Fxxx “BIOS Flash” memory families, a key step towards the company’s goal to become a … Read more

Hongfa SSR’s from Rapid Electronics provide superior switching potential

If you are thinking of switching solid state relay suppliers, Rapid Electronics has introduced a new range of low profile, panel mounting SSRs from leading manufacturer Hongfa. The advantages of solid state relays over traditional electromechanical types include their smaller package size, faster response time, silent operation, clean, bounceless operation, increased operational life and no … Read more

LED pilot lamps from Switchtec include anti-interference technology to stop false indication at competitive prices

Available from specialist distributor Switchtec, SCL ‘AI’ LED pilot lamps include anti-interference technology that stops the common problem of false illumination of LED lamps.  Due to their inherent nature, LED lamps can glow softly when in the so-called ‘off’ state due to residual or transient voltages.  Especially in a darkened control room, this can lead … Read more