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October 25, 2020

Solder Processing with Success

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - Processing a component onto a PCB used to be fairly straightforward. Through hole products, a single or double row surface mount with a larger center-line rarely offer unique challenges obtaining a proper solder joint.

October 25, 2020 12:09 AM

Samtec Still Cares

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - The Covid-19 pandemic continues to impact our lives in both expected and unexpected ways. Unfortunately, one of the expected ways is a drop in charitable donations. Analysts predict anywhere from a 6% decrease - with many planning for a...

October 25, 2020 12:09 AM

October 23, 2020

HCS Raised Element High Current Shunt Resistors Offer High Pulse Handling

Aspencore -- Power Electronics - Power electronics that utilize current sensing resistors for power control have a wide range of typical requirements. For those applications that require high power handling with low self-heating and high surge currents, the HCS High...

October 23, 2020 09:56 PM

October 22, 2020

Third Quarter 2020 Record Results and Dividend Increase Reported by Amphenol Corporation

Business Wire -- Amphenol Corporation (NYSE: APH) reported today record GAAP diluted Earnings Per Share ("EPS") for the third quarter 2020 of $1.12 compared to $0.92 for the comparable 2019 period. GAAP diluted EPS for the third quarter 2020 included an excess tax benefit...

October 22, 2020 08:36 PM

What You Should Know About Power Resistors

Media -- ElectronicsB2B - Resistors are one of the most commonly used passive components in electronic devices. As the name suggests, they resist the flow of excessive electrical power or voltage passing through the circuit, in a precise and controlled manner....

October 22, 2020 08:32 PM

October 21, 2020

Check Out the Latest Mobile Experience Upgrades on Samtec.com

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - In 2020, mobile traffic has skyrocketed everywhere as our planet battles a pandemic. Samtec.com saw nearly double the mobile traffic in the first two quarters than it normally sees.



While these levels have dropped off from their peaks...

October 21, 2020 05:12 PM

Harwin addresses increased demand for Hi-Rel connectors with new facility

Media -- Evertiq - The expansion at the manufacturer's Portsmouth headquarters in the South of England will increase the company's production output by 30%.

October 21, 2020 04:20 PM

October 20, 2020

Harwin opens smart manufacturing facility to increase demand for Hi-Rel connectors

Media -- EE World - Harwin has started production in its new manufacturing facilities at the Portsmouth headquarters in the South of England. Providing an additional 1,200m2 of factory floor, the new facility is enabling the company to quickly and significantly...

October 20, 2020 07:24 PM

Cinch Connectivity Solutions Announces the Cinch Mil/Aero Circular MD801 Series, 10-26 Insert Arrangement into Distribution

Media -- eBOM - Cinch Connectivity Solutions, a Bel group company, (NASDAQ: BELFA and BELFB) and global leader in delivering reliable connectivity solutions, announces the popular 10-26 insert arrangement for the Cinch Mil/Aero Circular MD801 series, available...

October 20, 2020 07:15 PM

TE Connectivity introduces AMPSEAL 16 high temperature connectors

Media -- eBOM - As an extension of the well-proven and widely known AMPSEAL 16 series, TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has introduced AMPSEAL 16 high temperature connectors. These new connectors offer greater temperature range...

October 20, 2020 07:14 PM

October 19, 2020

Rockwell Automation Announces CFO Transition

Business Wire -- Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) today announced that its Chief Financial Officer, Patrick Goris, has notified the Company of his decision to accept a CFO role at Carrier Global Corporation. Goris has worked at Rockwell for 14 years and will continue...

October 19, 2020 04:51 PM

Harwin opens 3.8m smart manufacturing facility

Media -- New Electronics - Harwin has started up Hi-Rel connector production in its new manufacturing facilities at the company's Portsmouth headquarters in the South of England.

October 19, 2020 04:45 PM

MagJack Bel SI-60136-F

Media -- eBOM - SOS electronic assortment has been expanded by yet another high-quality single port MagJack from Bel. It is a popular classic from the wide range of basic types of Ethernet modules with RJ45 connector.

Bel is the inventor and the largest supplier...

October 19, 2020 03:59 PM

Murata opens second factory in Wuxi

Media -- Evertiq - Wuxi Murata Electronics Co., Ltd., a manufacturing subsidiary of Murata, has completed to construction of a new facility and officially opened the new plant on October 19.

October 19, 2020 03:58 PM

Skeleton's next-gen high energy ultracapacitors to power Wrightbus' hydrogen buses

Media -- Evertiq - Skeleton Technologies is cooperating with Wrightbus, a bus OEM headquartered in Northern Ireland, in which the company will supply its next generation high energy ultracapacitor modules to power fuel cell buses in the UK.

October 19, 2020 03:57 PM

October 18, 2020

Samtec Technical Expert Speaks at PCI-SIG Fall Virtual DevCon

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - Another event popular in the tech event circuit is PCI-SIG(r) DevCon. While DevCon events are usually in person around the globe, this year, like so many others events, PCI-SIG DevCon is going virtual.



PCI-SIG DevCons are members-driven...

October 18, 2020 12:32 AM

Pushing Forward: Meet Sara Salerno

Electronics -- Molex Blog - For many people, running is a way to stay active and find refuge from the chaos of everyday life, but for Sara Salerno it has become so much more over the years. Growing up, Sara had written off running as something that was not for her....

October 18, 2020 12:31 AM

The 5G Puzzle-Bringing the pieces together for Unparalleled Innovation

Electronics -- Molex Blog - 5G technology drives various components and their respective functions to connect in ways that display a captivating picture of innovation. The roles and capacities of these components fit together for optimal design and functionality. As...

October 18, 2020 12:27 AM

Phalanx Robotics Tinkers from Maker 13 to BattleBots

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - "I tinker," said Tony Stark.



Any Marvel fanboy will easily recognize that quote from Robert Downey Jr.'s Tony Stark in Iron Man 3. Arguably, Tony Stark is the greatest tinkerer in any comic or superhero movie.



What doesn't he make?...

October 18, 2020 12:26 AM

Samtec and the Smart Factory

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - A modern production line is a ruthless machine. In the pursuit of efficiency, no hint of compromise can be allowed. When Henry Ford spoke about the Model-T, he famously said that customers could have "any color they like, as long as it's...

October 18, 2020 12:25 AM

Seven Fundamental Considerations for Selecting EMI Filters

Electronics -- AVX - Although effective EMI filtering is particularly important in high-reliability electronics applications with low-power signals, strict signal fidelity demands, and a high cost of failure, such as satellites and pacemakers, it also plays...

October 18, 2020 12:24 AM

October 16, 2020

0ZT Series of High-Temperature Surface Mount Resettable PPTC Fuses

Media -- eBOM - Bel Fuse (NASDAQ: BELFA and BELFB) and premier global manufacturer of circuit protection devices, announces their 0ZT Series of high-temperature SMD resettable PPTC fuses for automotive, ethernet, and other applications which require a high operating...

October 16, 2020 04:09 PM

Buyer's guide to frequency control

Media -- Electronics Sourcing - ECS Inc. International answers four key questions regarding the sourcing and purchasing of frequency control products.

Q) What should be on a buyer's shopping list when sourcing frequency components?

When selecting and buying frequency...

October 16, 2020 04:06 PM

October 15, 2020

ThermoFuse(r) varistors: TDK releases new series of varistors for overvoltage protection and enhanced monitoring

Electronics -- EPCOS - TDK Corporation presents two new series of ThermoFuse(r) varistors, which are equipped with monitor outputs and integrated thermal protective components for overvoltage protection. The MT25 series (B72225M*) currently covers a voltage range from...

October 15, 2020 06:29 PM

Stewart Connector Expands the Vertical SealJack(tm) PCB Mount Series

Media -- Electronics Maker - Stewart Connector, a Bel group company, (NASDAQ: BELFA and BELFB) and world-class supplier of RJ45 connectors used in Ethernet communications, expands the VerticalSealJack PCB Mount Series with new mounting and LED indicator options.

Blind...

October 15, 2020 04:17 PM

Bel Fuse Announces 0ZT Series of High-Temperature Surface Mount Resettable PPTC Fuses

Media -- eBOM - Bel Fuse (NASDAQ: BELFA and BELFB) and premier global manufacturer of circuit protection devices, announces their 0ZT Series of high-temperature SMD resettable PPTC fuses for automotive, ethernet, and other applications which require a high operating...

October 15, 2020 03:33 PM

October 14, 2020

Power Factor Correction (PFC) Capacitors: A Growth Market for 2021

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - Exploring the different types of in-demand capacitors for Power Factor Correction (PFC).

October 14, 2020 07:45 PM

Paumanok Releases SUPERCAPACITORS World Markets, Technologies & Opportunities: 2020-2025

Media -- Passive Components News - Paumanok Publications, Inc. announces the release of its 228 page global market report on the state and future outlook for supercapacitors. The study addresses electric double layer carbon, lithium-ion, polyacene and mixed metal...

October 14, 2020 06:52 PM

TDK introduces new miniaturized automotive power inductors

Media -- Electronics360 - The electronic components will be used in vehicles' electronic control units.

October 14, 2020 06:20 PM

Marine Nickel Aluminium Bronze D38999 Connectors

Media -- eBOM - NYK Component Solutions have added a new range of circular connectors to their extensive portfolio, the NVS Marine Nickel Aluminium Bronze connector. The new NVS range complements the Souriau JVS and Amphenol TVS nickel aluminium bronze ranges....

October 14, 2020 06:20 PM

Taiwan inductor makers enjoy strong demand for PCs

Media -- DIGITIMES - Demand for notebooks, tablets and other PCs buoyed Taiwan-based power inductor makers' revenues in September 2020, with Arlitech Electronic and Tai-Tech Advanced Electronics posting record-high levels.

October 14, 2020 06:20 PM

XP Power launches new range of low-cost DIN rail mount AC-DC power supplies

Media -- eBOM - XP Power announced the release of three new series of DIN rail mount AC-DC power supplies offering a compact, low profile & low-cost DIN rail solution for industrial electronics & controls and building management applications. The three new series...

October 14, 2020 06:17 PM

Kemet Passive Components Webinar Automotive Series: Electrifying Powertrains in Vehicles

Media -- Passive Components News - It's not only the inside of vehicle cabins that are becoming more electrified. Looking under the hood of most cars, you'll see power traction and propulsion devices, as well as traditional internal combustion engines, are becoming...

October 14, 2020 06:17 PM

Bel Magnetic Solutions Introduces 10GBASE-T Single Port 60W PoE MagJack(r) ICMs

Media -- eBOM - Bel Magnetic Solutions, a Bel group company (NASDAQ: BELFA and BELFB), and a global leader in the design and manufacturing of MagJack(r) Integrated Connector Modules (ICM), introduces 10GBASE-T single port 60W, 4-pair PoE (Power over Ethernet)...

October 14, 2020 06:15 PM

Supercapacitors Now Preferred for Island Wind Power Stations over Batteries

Media -- Passive Components News - Supercapacitors are increasingly preferred in WInd Power generators according to Dr.Peter Harrop from IDtechEx supercapacitor market researcher. First orders have been taken for Airborne Wind Energy (AWE) by tethered kite or...

October 14, 2020 06:14 PM

October 13, 2020

Rockwell Automation Opens Registration for the 29th Automation Fair At Home - A New, Primarily Virtual Experience

Business Wire -- Registration is now open for Rockwell Automation's Automation Fair At Home.

October 13, 2020 04:47 PM

Efficiency of Switched Capacitor DC-DC Converters for Battery-Powered Applications

Media -- Passive Components News - This application note written by Sanjeevi Thirumurugesan, Vidatronic provides a brief theory on the efficiency in SC DC-DC converters and a comparative efficiency analysis between the two types of switched converter architectures...

October 13, 2020 04:46 PM

TDK Develops Miniaturized, High-performance Automotive Power Inductors

Media -- Passive Components News - TDK Corporation developed new power inductors, BCL322515RT, for use in automotive electronics, intended for insertion into the power line of an automobile electronic control circuit. Using TDK's proprietary material technologies...

October 13, 2020 04:46 PM

Vishay Webinar: High Power, High Temperature Components for 48 V Automotive Powertrain Applications

Media -- Passive Components News - 48 V electrification is fast becoming the standard in a host of EV and hybrid applications. 48 V inverters and DC/DC converters in electric, hybrid, and add-on parallel automotive powertrain drives necessitate passive and discrete...

October 13, 2020 04:46 PM

Inductors for industrial applications from PowerCoils

Aspencore -- Power Electronics - PowerCoils is an Italian company that has been developing and manufacturing inductors for industrial applications for over 20 years. The portfolio includes switching transformers with a switching capacity of up to 100kW, chokes for...

October 13, 2020 04:41 PM

Microsites for Renewable Energy Systems

Aspencore -- Power Electronics - Littelfuse, Inc. launched individual solar energy power system and battery energy storage system (BESS) focused microsites to help educate, simplify research and make it easier for customers to select the right products for their renewable...

October 13, 2020 04:40 PM

Ask an Engineer: Meet Brian Pack

Electronics -- Molex Blog - Brian Pack - General Manager, Phillips-Medisize Menomonie



October is Manufacturing Month and it's a time to recognize the important role the manufacturing sector plays in the global economy and in society overall.

It's no doubt that Molex...

October 13, 2020 04:14 PM

October 12, 2020

Samtec Webinar: DC Block Capacitor Location (Does It Matter?)

Media -- Passive Components News - Have you ever wondered If it's better to put the DC blocking capacitor close to the driver or close to the receiver? Why? A lot of confusion and friendships have been broken due to this very argument. In this talk, I'll go back...

October 12, 2020 02:43 PM

October 11, 2020

High-Performance & Rugged Interconnect Solutions For Industrial Applications

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - Samtec has a full line of high performance and rugged interconnect solutions for industrial applications. This includes industrial automation, embedded computing, robotics, industrial internet of things, smart cities / grids / factories,...

October 11, 2020 03:56 AM

October 10, 2020

Reliable power supplies for a range of applications

Media -- Electronics360 - Electronic devices require a reliable source that can supply power at all times. Here is a look at two main power supply design topologies: switching and linear regulated power supplies.

October 10, 2020 01:52 AM

Samtec: 70 GHz, Test and Measurement Assembly

Media -- Electronic Engineering Journal - Samtec announces a new high-performance test assembly with performance up to 70 GHz (BE70A Series, Bulls Eye(r)). It uses a single block design for ganged cabling and compression mount to the PCB, making...

October 10, 2020 01:47 AM