Texcel Technology presents first ever Supplier award to Anglia

Anglia Components, the UK’s leading privately owned component distributor, has been presented with the first ever Electronic Component Supplier of the Year award by Texcel Technology, a leading UK Contract Equipment Manufacturer (CEM). According to Peter Shawyer, Commercial Director, Texcel Technology introduced the awards in recognition of the key role its supply chain plays in … Read more

ITL Breaks into the U.S. Market

…and ‘brings Instrumentation to life’ ITL Ltd, the successful contract designer, developer and manufacturer, is breaking into the U.S. market in May of this year.  Already firmly embedded in the UK and China, ITL works closely with established companies, start-ups and spin-outs, and specialises in medical, diagnostic, analytical, precision electro-mechanical and laboratory instrumentation design & … Read more

RS Components releases free limited edition Raspberry Pi to celebrate first anniversary of the credit-card-sized computer

RS to share out 1,000 free commemorative blue Model B boards among charities, education, and Raspberry Pi enthusiasts after more than one million units shipped worldwide RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the world’s leading high service distributor of electronics and maintenance products, is celebrating the first anniversary of the launch … Read more

D-coded overmoulded cable assemblies

A new range of M12 D-coded overmoulded cable assemblies from HARTING uses 360° screened M12 Ethernet connection cable to offer reliable data transmission, particularly in industrial environments affected by electromagnetic interference. The combination of high-performance screening with a design aimed at optimum data rates ensures reliable and interference-free data transmission, particularly where special industrial standards … Read more

Varistors Provide ESD Protection For Capacitance Sensitive Automotive Circuits

DMTL announces the latest addition to its growing high reliability passive component offering for the automotive industry. It is the AVX AG ultra-low capacitance automotive varistor series designed to provide ESD protection in  automotive circuitry. According to DMTL, these AEC-Q 200 qualified Automotive Sub 1pF Varistors (ASPVs) provide the fastest response times to ESD strikes … Read more

Rittal RiTherm App now available for both iPhone and Android smartphones

Enclosure climate control calculations can now be carried out, on the move, using the Rittal RiTherm smartphone app. Guiding the user through the usually time-consuming process of calculating climate control requirements for individual enclosure assemblies, Rittal’s RiTherm app uses an intuitive interface for the input of enclosure details and design parameters. Suitable cooling and heating … Read more

Crystek maximizes performance and efficiency in new 5270 – 5375 MHz coaxial resonator oscillator (CRO)

Crystek’s new CVCO55CXT-5270-5375 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-5270-5375 operates from 5270 to 5375MHz … Read more

New low phase noise TCXO from IQD at Embedded World

IQD’s new IQXT-60 series Temperature Compensated Crystal Oscillator (TCXO) offers excellent phase noise performance in a miniature low height package. With typical phase noise figures of -63dBc/Hz at 10Hz and -161dBc/Hz at 100kHz coupled with a low current consumption of around 5.0mA, the new model is a very versatile high performance oscillator. Phase noise performance … Read more

The New Name in Power

Power management solutions company Pulse Electronics has changed its name to Ipeco Electronics Pulse Electronics – specialists in the design, development and manufacture of high-reliability power supplies and systems for aerospace, defence and other demanding industries – has changed its name to Ipeco Electronics. Pulse Electronics was established in 1975, and quickly earned a reputation … Read more

Mouser First to Stock NXP LPC800 Series Cortex™-M0+ MCUs

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now stocking the new Cortex™-M0+ microcontrollers from NXP Semiconductors. LPC800 MCUs offer easy-to-use peripherals, 32-bit capabilities, and exceptional power efficiency. Based on an ultra-low-power 30-MHz ARM Cortex-M0+ processor, LPC800 is fully compatible with the Cortex-M architecture and instruction set and offers superior code density to 8- / 16-bit architectures. The Cortex-M0+ … Read more

Mouser and Altera Sign Worldwide Distribution Agreement

Mouser Electronics, Inc., a top design engineering resource and global distributor for semiconductors and electronic components, today announced the signing of a worldwide distribution agreement with Altera Corporation the pioneer and preeminent global supplier of programmable logic ICs. Through this agreement, Mouser becomes an authorized global distributor of Altera FPGAs, CPLDs, development tools, intellectual property … Read more