Woodstock Wire: Passive EM Connectors News

May 13, 2022

Relay Market Sales Jumped 24%, Bookings Up 45% in 2021

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - The North American relay market showed impressive growth in 2021, with both sales growth and bookings growth by relay category following months of COVID-19 slowdowns and restrictions.

May 13, 2022 03:24 AM

May 10, 2022

Abracon Launches Expanded and Enhanced Website

PR Newswire -- Abracon recently launched website enhancements with the addition of 16 product and market feature-rich pages, technical...

May 10, 2022 04:07 AM

Fast response battery protectors prevent overcurrent damage

Media -- eBOM - Littelfuse ITV4030 battery protectors prevent overcurrents and overcharging damage in consumer electronics including tablets and power tools.

Littelfuse, an industrial technology manufacturing company empowering a sustainable, connected, and safer...

May 10, 2022 02:48 AM

May 08, 2022

Bourns Releases High Current Shielded Power Inductor in Compact Size

Media -- Passive Components News - Bourns Magnetics Product Line is introducing the all new model SRP3212 series mini-molding high current shielded power inductor in a compact size and low profile of 3.2 x 2.5 x1 mm. These inductors are manufactured by a newly...

May 08, 2022 06:25 AM

Instrumentation for Safety and Security

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - The Internet of Things is bringing with it new requirements for safety and security. Using the IoT, operators can benefit from installations that allow all elements of the operation to complex and distributed installations, and autonomous...

May 08, 2022 05:02 AM

Here are the April 2022 Website Updates to Samtec.com

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - We spent most of April finishing up a couple of large applications that were built on legacy code. Those are now updated and live on the website. We also rolled out a couple of content page upgrades, and some back-end speed optimizations...

May 08, 2022 05:02 AM

May 05, 2022

Vishay Releases Wirewound Resistors for EVs

Media -- Passive Components News - Vishay Intertechnology is releasing new series of wirewound resistors for electric vehicles (EV) automotive applications. The new RHA Vishay Dale series of AEC-Q200 qualified, chassis-mount wirewound resistors offer high reliability,...

May 05, 2022 03:37 AM

May the 4th Be With You!

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - "Hello there!"

Any Star Wars nerd worth their weight in spice from Kessel knows who said that. Rightfully, Disney+ released a new full-length Obi-Wan Kenobi trailer. If you haven't watched it yet, you should! It would be a lie to say...

May 05, 2022 03:15 AM

May 02, 2022

TE Connectivity launches fast and easy tool-less mounting solution with 369 series sealed panel mount connector

Media -- Electronics Maker - New connector offers attractive features for aerospace applications

TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, is once again expanding its 369 family of connectors with...

May 02, 2022 02:07 AM

Yageo posts over 30% profit surge in 1Q22

Media -- DIGITIMES - Yageo saw its net profits climb 31.8% sequentially in the first quarter of 2022. Market sources expect the passive component vendor to post a single-digit sequential increase in second-quarter revenue, thanks to stable growth in demand for...

May 02, 2022 01:55 AM

Connector firm ACES expects double-digit revenue growth in 2022

Media -- DIGITIMES - Electronic connector and cable maker ACES Electronics expects to post a double-digit revenue increase in 2022 despite the impact of COVID lockdowns and restrictions in China's Kunshan on its local factory site.

May 02, 2022 01:37 AM

May 01, 2022

Cornell Dubilier Extends Snap-in Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitor Voltages to 600 Vdc

Media -- Passive Components News - CDE has extended its signature series of 380LX and 381LX aluminum electrolytic capacitors to include voltages up to 600 Vdc. The 380LX and 381LX snap-in series are among the industry's top performers with a published load life...

May 01, 2022 03:38 AM

April 30, 2022

All of the Benefits of a My Samtec Account

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - My Samtec is a great way to get a personalized experience on Samtec.com. By registering for an account, users get a number of different benefits, including:

Account-specific pricing - Easy online ordering - Easy sample and order tracking - Easy...

April 30, 2022 08:07 PM

The Benefits to Using SuperCapacitors in Electric Vehicles

Electronics -- AVX - Using SuperCapacitors in Electric Vehicles

The improved performance and practicality of electric vehicles (EVs) have merited them a permanent foothold in the overall automotive market. When combined with geo-political...

April 30, 2022 08:05 PM

SENSOR + TEST 2022: Sensor solutions for every industry

Electronics -- EPCOS - At Sensor + Test 2022 from May 10 to 12, TDK will present a wide range of innovative sensor solutions for all industries.

April 30, 2022 08:03 PM

Broadcast Video Solutions for 8K & Beyond

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - I grew up watching Family Matters, America's Funniest Home Videos, live NASA space shuttle launches and taking trips to Blockbuster on Friday night. I also recorded my favorite TV show every week on a VHS tape because school/work commitments...

April 30, 2022 08:02 PM

Series 4750: IEC strip-block Type F

Electronics -- Schurter Products - The demands on power distribution units are very individual. For this reason, SCHURTER is launching the 4750 series, an appliance socket strip with maximum flexibility and an unprecedented range of variants.

April 30, 2022 08:02 PM

New 112 Gbps PAM4 Mid-Board Flyover Cable Solution

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - In this video from DesignCon 2022, Keith Guetig, High-Speed Product Manager at Samtec, walks us through a live demonstration of a new Samtec high-speed cable system, coupled with new Xilinx advanced silicon, showing a 112 Gbps PAM4 system...

April 30, 2022 07:56 PM

Design Engineer Tell-All: Engineering Innovation Revelations and Realities

Electronics -- Molex Blog - It takes talent, teamwork and tenacity to navigate ever-shrinking design cycles while driving product innovation from concept to commercialization. Now more than ever, design engineers are empowered to take greater control over the technologies,...

April 30, 2022 04:18 AM

Precision RF and European Microwave Week

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - It is easy for many of us to take connectivity for granted. With Bluetooth, WiFi, and the latest 5G wireless technology, we are having to use fewer connectors in everyday life. Coaxial or Radio Frequency (RF) connectors are not as common...

April 30, 2022 04:04 AM

New 12G-SDI Products, RF Launches, Outstanding Service and Support: NAB 2022

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - NAB is back and in-person, and Samtec is back at NAB. It's difficult to describe everything at the NAB Show (National Association of Broadcasters). I'll attempt to summarize it by saying that NAB is a monumental explosion of the latest broadcast...

April 30, 2022 03:56 AM

New 12G-SDI Products, RF Launches, Outstanding Service and Support: NAB 2022

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - NAB is back and in-person, and Samtec is back at NAB. It's difficult to describe everything at the NAB Show (National Association of Broadcasters). I'll attempt to summarize it by saying that NAB is a monumental explosion of the latest broadcast...

April 30, 2022 03:56 AM

Webinar | IoT Solutions Optimizer - Design It Before You Build It!

Electronics -- AVX - Webinar | IoT Solutions Optimizer - Design It Before You Build It!

April 28th, 2022 | 11 AM EDT

The IoT Solution Optimizer eases and hastens proof-of-concept and testing cycles, saving users both time and money and enabling them to meet pressing...

April 30, 2022 03:55 AM

Zonal Architecture: Five Revolutions in Vehicle Design

Electronics -- Molex Blog - Zonal architecture is ushering in a new era in vehicle electronics design. Grouping functions of the vehicle by location zones with each zone being responsible for the devices that are installed in a particular section of the vehicle, zonal...

April 30, 2022 03:55 AM

New strategy to boost pseudocapacitive performance of micro-supercapacitors

Life -- Phys.org - Graphene-based micro-supercapacitors (EG-MSCs) combine the distinct properties of graphene and the advantages of planar device configuration to maximize charge storage. Therefore, they can provide more flexible, smaller, and thinner devices.

April 30, 2022 03:37 AM

April 28, 2022

Amphenol Reports First Quarter 2022 Results

Business Wire -- Amphenol Corporation (NYSE: APH) today reported first quarter 2022 results. "We are pleased to have closed the first quarter of 2022 with sales and Adjusted Diluted EPS exceeding the high end of our guidance," said Amphenol President and Chief Executive...

April 28, 2022 04:36 AM

April 25, 2022

Belden Sets 2025 Environmental, Social and Governance Goals

Business Wire -- Belden Inc. (NYSE: BDC), a leading global supplier of specialty networking solutions, has announced the unveiling of its new environmental, social and governance (ESG) goals, with targeted achievement set for 2025. Belden's 2025 ESG goals were set as...

April 25, 2022 03:15 AM

The Impact of War in Ukraine on the Interconnect Industry

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - The last two years has thrown the interconnect world upside down with COVID-19's production and supply chain challenges and now soaring inflation. Ronald Bishop discusses how the war in Ukraine has and could further complicate industry...

April 25, 2022 01:10 AM

April 20, 2022

Bel Fuse Inc. Appoints Sabine Muhlberger as Director of EMEA Sales

Globe Newswire -- Bel Fuse Inc. (Nasdaq: BELFA and BELFB), a designer, manufacturer, and provider of products that power, protect and connect electronic circuits, today announced the appointment of Sabine Muhlberger to the Position of EMEA Sales Director. She will be based...

April 20, 2022 03:41 AM

April 19, 2022

Samsung develops high-temperature MLCCs for automotive powertrains

Media -- SemiMedia - According to businesskorea, Samsung Electro-Mechanics announced that it has developed 13 types of automotive MLCCs that can operate in a 150℃ environment, and the company plans to supply these products to global auto parts manufacturers.

April 19, 2022 03:39 AM

Amphenol Corporation Releases 2021 Sustainability Report

Business Wire -- Amphenol Corporation (NYSE: APH) today released its 2021 Sustainability Report. "Over the past two years, through a global pandemic and the subsequent supply chain crisis, our people have risen to the challenge, delivering exceptional performance for...

April 19, 2022 03:19 AM

Meet the Experts - Optical Applications Engineer Extraordinaire Kevin Burt

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - Fiber optics and optical transceivers are the backbone of long distance communication networks. Yet, optical transceivers find homes outside of data centers, optical switches and FTTH.

April 19, 2022 02:44 AM

April 18, 2022

Innovating to Help Millions Maintain Eyesight

Electronics -- Molex Blog - The journey for innovative medical technologies is filled with potentially intractable challenges that could derail a project, cost time and resources and, most importantly, leave otherwise life-changing ideas with no path forward. Phillips-Medisize,...

April 18, 2022 03:37 AM

Penn State Harrisburg & Samtec collaborate on grant

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - WE ARE!... I'm sure you know how the chant goes.

My alma mater, Penn State Harrisburg, recently received a $1.5 Million dollar grant from National Science Foundation (NFS). Our world of technology is ever changing and helping to provide...

April 18, 2022 03:35 AM

DesignCon 2022 Review

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - Samtec had a fantastic week at DesignCon 2022. Attendance was good, presentations were strong, and products were fast! We talk a lot about this show because it is our major kick off for technical presentations and new product demonstrations....

April 18, 2022 03:34 AM

April 14, 2022

From cassette tapes to Industry 4.0: How corporate venturing charts TDK's way forward

Media -- DIGITIMES - Remember TDK, the familiar logo appearing on those audio cassette tapes? While one might be quick to associate the Japanese electronics manufacturer with a bygone era, TDK remains a major player in electronics. With a current market capitalization...

April 14, 2022 03:36 AM

New polymer materials make fabricating optical interconnects easier

Life -- Phys.org - Researchers have developed new polymer materials that are ideal for making the optical links necessary to connect chip-based photonic components with board-level circuits or optical fibers. The polymers can be used to easily create interconnects...

April 14, 2022 03:23 AM

Researching tantalum's strength from ambient to extreme conditions

Life -- Phys.org - Researchers from Lawrence Livermore, Los Alamos and Sandia national laboratories have teamed up to better understand the strength of tantalum, an important platform-development material in the tri-lab community.

April 14, 2022 03:21 AM

April 12, 2022

Littelfuse Acquires Embed

Business Wire -- Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ: LFUS), an industrial technology manufacturing company empowering a sustainable, connected, and safer world, today announced it has acquired Embed, Ltd. Founded in 2005, Embed is a proven provider of embedded software and firmware...

April 12, 2022 11:55 PM

Results of the North American Switch Market Survey for January 2022

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - Shipping delays, increasing raw material costs, lead times and the growing tensions in Russia. Michael Schwert looks at important data from January and discusses trends we can expect throughout the year.

April 12, 2022 11:04 PM

New Series of Vertical, Dual-Row, Top-Entry Card-Edge Connectors

Electronics -- AVX - The new 9159-650 Series features twice as many proven-robust, gold-plated BeCu compression contacts as the 00-9159 Series it's based on in roughly the same form factor and extends the current rating to 2.5A per contact to deliver exceptional reliability...

April 12, 2022 02:41 AM

April 10, 2022

Proven technology, phenomenal increase in lifetime and ready for the heat

Media -- Electronic Engineering Journal - Panasonic Industry's SP-Cap portfolio of Aluminum Polymer capacitors is the ideal choice wherever a low ESR would be the primary consideration for identifying the most suitable capacitor.


April 10, 2022 05:12 AM

Yageo Extends Miniature 01005 High-Frequency Grade MLCCs

Media -- Passive Components News - YAGEO expanded the 01005 commercial high-frequency grade MLCC product range and capacity for X7R, X5R, and NPO to meet the demand for miniaturization of components in end electronic devices. Yageo released 01005 CQ series high-frequency...

April 10, 2022 05:07 AM

Cliff Electronics add BNC connector to "SLIMS" range of Narrow FeedThrough Connectors

Media -- Components in Electronics - Cliff Electronics, leaders in the design, development and manufacture of connectors and test equipment, have added a BNC connector version to their popular SLIMS FeedThrough Connector range. Widely used for RF, Test and Measurement...

April 10, 2022 05:04 AM

Murata partners with Ignion to help accelerate and simplify IoT design

Media -- Electronics Maker - Murata has entered into a technology partnership with antenna manufacturer Ignion. This will see Murata components used as a foundation for development using Ignion's Antenna Intelligence Cloud. The new online service offers the designer...

April 10, 2022 05:03 AM

KYOCERA AVX Releases an Interactive Modeling and Validation Tool for IoT Devices

Media -- Electronic Engineering Journal - KYOCERA AVX, a leading global manufacturer of advanced electronic components engineered to accelerate technological innovation and build a better future, has released an interactive...

April 10, 2022 04:56 AM

Four types of connectors for robots and drones

Media -- EE World - Many power and signal connectors are used in robot and drone sub-systems, such as sensors, motion, high-speed wired and wireless communications, and more. As industry 4.0 continues to unfold, more robots and more types of robots are being found...

April 10, 2022 04:41 AM

Field-wireable M12 connectors featuring cage clamp termination technology

Media -- Components in Electronics - As an alternative to the widely used screw termination, the cage clamp technology enables particularly simple implementation with very little time exposure for customer cable assemblies. Vibration-proof cage clamp variants...

April 10, 2022 04:39 AM

Littelfuse to Acquire C&K Switches

Business Wire -- Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ: LFUS), an industrial technology manufacturing company empowering a sustainable, connected, and safer world, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement with an affiliate of Sun Capital Partners, Inc. to acquire...

April 10, 2022 02:38 AM