Lee Products has introduced a miniature, medical-grade, stainless steel, cartridge-style, corrosion-resistant check valve specifically designed for installation into plastics that have sufficient elongation, such as nylon, polyethylene, acetal and PEEK. The new CCPI series valve is suitable for medical inkjet printing and other similar micro-hydraulic liquids-handling applications.
Linear Technology has launched the LT3744, a synchronous step-down DC/DC converter designed to deliver constant current to drive high-current LEDs. Its 3.3–36V input voltage range makes it suitable for applications including industrial, DLP projection and architectural lighting.
WDS Component Parts has expanded its range of index plungers to improve flexibility for customers looking for reliable solutions for the quick repositioning of jigs and fixtures on the production line. The range includes metric and imperial sizes and is available with a parallel or tapered design.
The G300a thermal-imaging camera from FLIR Systems allows users to monitor vital gas pipelines or installations 24/7. Users will immediately be able to see if a dangerous and costly gas leak appears. They do not have to rely on periodic inspections; monitoring is carried out from a safe distance without the need to send technicians into potentially dangerous areas.
Mouser Electronics is now shipping the AD9154 quad digital-to-analogue converter (DAC) ADS7-V1EBZ evaluation boards from Analog Devices. The AD9154 is a four-input 16-bit DAC with a high dynamic range and a fast sampling rate of 2.4Gsps.
The recently developed tray transfer and handling system from mk Profile Systems is designed to work with a patented, reusable tray that is fully compatible with automation systems. As a result, even the smallest batch can be cost-effectively automated.
Linear Technology has introduced the LTC2965 and LTC2966 3.5V to 100V, single- and dual-channel voltage monitors that draw only 6µA of quiescent current. The devices’ small size, wide operating range and low power consumption make them suitable for applications including battery-powered equipment, telecom systems and automotive and industrial electronics.
OKW’s metal enclosures division, METCASE, is pioneering the use of digital printing for front panels, rack cases and instrument housings — saving customers time and money. METCASE’s new digital technology means that legends, logos and complex photo quality graphics can be printed on front panels and enclosures quickly and easily.
Avago Technologies has demonstrated its latest optical transceiver technologies for next-generation data centre and enterprise storage applications.
Curtiss-Wright’s Industrial division has added a 36V version of the C3 motor controller to its cost-effective range of PG Drives Technology-branded AC motor controllers. The new C3-36V is designed for compliance with international floor-care standards, including EN 60335-2-72.
Haydale, a developer of optimised graphene inks for biosensor devices, printed electronics, flexible displays and smart packaging, has announced a new 230m² dedicated manufacturing area at its facility in south Wales to keep up with growing demand for these materials.
Mouser Electronics has entered into a global distribution agreement and partnership with HALO Electronics, a manufacturer of communication and power magnetic components for Ethernet, telecom, DC/DC converter circuits and high-voltage isolation applications.
Henkel has launched a temperature-stable solder paste material. Loctite GC 10 is temperature stable at 26.5°C for one year and stable at temperatures of up to 40°C for one month, which ensures good performance throughout the logistics and operations chain, from shipping and receiving to printing and reflow.
Industrial enclosures manufacturer ROLEC has unveiled the profiPLUS range of designer suspension arms. Designed to be elegant and ergonomic, the profiPLUS modular system offers a selection of couplings, joints and sections to create a suspension arm solution for a variety of electronics applications.
Delcam will demonstrate the latest software releases from its development team at a special open house to be held at the DMG-MORI showroom in Coventry on 6–7 May.