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posted in February 2005
Power interface boards offer several configurations
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2/24/2005   Post a comment
Elma Electronic Inc. has introduced a family of power interface boards (PIBs) in 3U and 6U versions with either one or two 47-pin power supply connectors. These PIBs are separate boards for the power section of the backplane for pluggable power supplies, headers, and utility connectors.
Single-stage LNA powers rugged GPS applications
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2/23/2005   Post a comment
Guerra Technologies introduces a single-stage LNA that handles RF input power up to +12 dBm.
Seismic racks offer maximum protection
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2/22/2005   Post a comment
Cleveland, Ohio — Bud Industries Inc. is offering a new line of seismic racks constructed of welded, reinforced heavy-gauge steel racks to offer the maximum level of seismic protection for equipment. The seismic racks are tested and certified to Telcordia's Zone 4 requirements for 1200# equipment load.
Brushless Motors Come Around
Design How-To  
2/21/2005   Post a comment
Simple and reliable, why haven't brushless motors been accepted in the automotive world?
Dalsa to acquire Coreco for $72 million in cash
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2/17/2005   Post a comment
Dalsa Corp. said that it has acquired Coreco Inc. for $72 million in cash.
Low profile CompactPCI backplanes deliver more options
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2/15/2005   Post a comment
Fremont, Calif. — Bustronic Corp. has expanded its line of Low Profile CompactPCI backplanes with new 3U and 6U versions. The company also offers several new packet switching versions compliant to the PICMG 2.16 specification.
Ultra-mini DIP rotary switch series packs lots of options
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2/15/2005   Post a comment
Scottsdale, Ariz. — NKK Switches has introduced a new family of ultra-miniature 8-mm DIP rotary switches that offer many choices for design engineers.
High-voltage relay suits polarity reversal
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2/15/2005   Post a comment
Santa Barbara, Calif. — Applicable to polarity reversal and other applications requiring transfer between power sources or loads, the new G12 double pole, double throw (DPDT), 8kV, 10-amp relay from GIGAVAC comes with through-panel mounting that keeps the high voltage and control circuits far apart to eliminate crosstalk and any chance of high-voltage shorts to the coil circuit. These devices can be used in applications that call for high-voltage power reversal and low leakage such as test
Beganto enhances component sampling service
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2/15/2005   Post a comment
Fremont, Calif. — Beganto Inc. has announced the second generation of its online NeedaSample application, accessible at, that enables engineers and buyers to procure electronic component samples from participating manufacturers and distributors. New online features include filtering, batch processing and e-mail preference management to help engineers monitor and manage the progress of their sample requests.
Component orders dip from a year ago, says ECA
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2/14/2005   Post a comment
The monthly order index compiled by the Electronic Components, Assemblies & Materials Association (ECA) dipped slightly in January in a pattern consistent with past years.
Bud unveils new enclosures catalog
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2/10/2005   Post a comment
A new Standard Products catalog from Bud Industries, Inc. profiles six new products including the company's new ValuRack low-cost welded cabinet racks, and the Econobox line of die-cast aluminum boxes with mounting bracket. Other significant product highlights include server racks with plexiglass or ventilated steel doors, a NEMA 4X box with mounting bracket, extruded aluminum boxes with individual aluminum end panels, and plastic DIN-rail mount boxes.
Rotary switches are customizable
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2/9/2005   Post a comment
NKK Switches has released a series of rotary switches that offer standard-sized rotary devices in two to 11 positions, and multiple poles that are customizable with 30-degree indexing.
Piezo ceramic motor delivers 2 N force in small 4-mm assembly
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2/4/2005   Post a comment
New Scale Technologies, Inc. has released its newest SQUIGGLE motor that is 50% smaller than its initial offering. The new SQ-306 SQUIGGLE motor, which is said to be the smallest piezo motor available in the market, measures 4 mm in diameter and 20 mm in length.

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