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posted in October 2009
Electric motor efficiency depends upon power factor - Part 2
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10/16/2009   1 comment
Electric motor power efficiency has taken center stage. Individuals, corporations, and governments are increasingly interested in saving power, and we now have the technology that can make it possible. In this second part of a two-part series, Actel shows you how to improve your design's power efficiency using active power factor correction and other techniques.
Verotec : Desktop enclosures come in 10.5 and 19 in. widths
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10/14/2009   Post a comment
An instrument case family available from Verotec combines modern design with high levels of functionality and outstanding technical attributes.
Electric motor efficiency depends upon power factor - Part 1
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10/13/2009   2 comments
Electric motor power efficiency has taken center stage. Individuals, corporations, and governments are increasingly interested in saving power, and we now have the technology that can make it possible. Advances in motor control algorithms and cost-effective electronic components for implementing motor drives are creating a revolution in virtually every electric motor market and this article from Actel shows you how to design with this in consideration.
Vishay : Panel potentiometer withstands 2 million cycles
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10/13/2009   Post a comment
Vishay Intertechnology has doubled the rotational life of its P30L compact panel potentiometers, which are now specified to deliver 2 million cycles at rated power.
Technology integrates motor and controller directly onto PCB
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10/1/2009   Post a comment
PCBMotor ApS has developed a technology that enables motors to be directly mounted onto a PCB along with the motor controller.


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