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posted in September 2007
Barantec names Switches Unlimited as a new distributor
Product News  
9/28/2007   Post a comment
Barantec has named Switches Unlimited as a new distributor to sell its piezo switches, keypads, and custom interfaces.
Readers respond to recent blog posts
Audio DesignLine Blog  
9/26/2007   Post a comment
A recap of reader feedback to recent blog posts on everything from subwoofers and tube audio to audio cables and fun with oscilloscopes.
Servo drive operates in military and harsh environments
Product News  
9/24/2007   Post a comment
Copley Controls Corp. has extended its XENUS offline servo drive's temperature, humidity, vibration and shock ranges to meet military commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) requirements.
Hybrid linear actuators available in three versions, new size
Product News  
9/24/2007   Post a comment
Haydon Motion Europe introduces the 35000 series of size 14 double-stack hybrid linear actuators.
Mouser to stock mini detection switches
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9/24/2007   Post a comment
Mouser announced that it is now stocking the world's smallest detection switches made by Omron Electronic Components. The D3SH series of ultra-small and low profile SMD switches measure only 3.0 x 3.4 x 0.9mm and weigh in at only 0.02g.
Bose speaker innovations
Blog  
9/21/2007   Post a comment
Earlier this week, I spent time with Bose Corp. at The Mountain in Framingham, MA. Bose introduced new speaker technology that (in my opinion) that has significant implications for Digital TV audio technology. Bose introduced what they call a "Computer Music Monitor."
Are audio cables guilty of sonic differences?
Audio DesignLine Blog  
9/19/2007   1 comment
The case made by audiophiles attempting to prove that audio cables routinely sound different from one another wouldn't hold up in court.
NXP invests in mobile speaker manufacturing facility
News & Analysis  
9/14/2007   Post a comment
The investment will help NXP expand automated mass production of its rectangular speakers for mobile phones and develop more innovative products.
LED switches deliver shorter stroke for audio/video apps
Product News  
9/13/2007   Post a comment
NKK Switches has introduced the KP02 series of illuminated pushbutton switches that actuates with a shorter stroke for audio/video applications.
NXP expands mobile speaker production
News & Analysis  
9/12/2007   Post a comment
NXP Semiconductors is investing Euros 42 million ($58 million) in its Sound Solutions innovation and manufacturing activities in Vienna, Austria.
Surface-mount fuse delivers high-amp circuit protection
Product News  
9/11/2007   Post a comment
Littelfuse says it has developed the industry's first 125-V surface-mount fuse with a current rating above 15 amps.
How to use FPGAs for quadrature encoder-based motor control applications
Design How-To  
9/11/2007   Post a comment
The accuracy and performance of quadrature encoders are superior to traditional solutions in high-speed motor control schemes.
SSR offers fast switching speeds, low on-resistance
Product News  
9/5/2007   Post a comment
Vishay has released a 1 Form A solid-state relay with fast switching speeds and low on-resistance for a variety of test and measurement and industrial applications.
Surface-mount speaker housed in miniature package
Product News  
9/3/2007   Post a comment
Aimed at handhelds and other portable devices, Transducers USA has developed a miniature surface-mount speaker, model KAAG-15008C, which produces a sound output of 87-dB from a 15 x 15 x 5 mm package.


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