SUNNYVALE, Calif. Fujitsu Takamisawa America Inc. has added a 3-A, board-mount power relay with a 20 percent smaller footprint (142 mm2) than its smallest 5-A relay, the JV (175 mm2).
The FTR-F3 relay addresses the size- and price-sensitive consumer-appliance and audio/video markets, as well industrial-control applications like security lighting and motor control.
The device measures 20.3 mm long x 7 mm wide x 15 mm high and features 200-mW coil sensitivity. It is available in an SPST-NO configuration with 5-, 6-, 9-, 12-, 18- and 24-Vdc coils. The relay is rated at 277 Vac/30 Vdc as well as 250 Vac, 1/8 horsepower and 125 Vac, 1/10 hp.
The relay is designed with 6-mm coil-to-contact spacing. It has a surge strength of 10 kV and a dielectric strength of 4 kV. Available immediately, the FTR-F3 costs 63 cents each in quantities of 10,000.
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EETInfo No. 608