Power Inlet Connector
Anderson Power Products (Sterling, MA) has introduced
the Saf-D-Grid 300, designed specifically for single-phase
AC applications requiring higher voltages, smaller size, and
expanded current carrying capability. Features include:
■ A silver-plated, pure copper contact system.
■ Durable thermoplastic insulators.
■ Up to 30 A and 300 V within the same panel cutout as IEC
60320 C13/C14 connectors.
Dual Diversity Transceiver Module
Saelig Company (Fairport, NY) has introduced the STD-
503, a 2. 4 GHz radio transceiver module, designed to facilitate
the embedding of wireless capabilities in industrial remote
control equipment. The compact radio transceiver module was
specifically developed for industrial applications that must have
stable communication for up to 300 yards with battery operation.
■ Noise-resistant direct-sequence spread spectrum (DSSS)
■ A transparent data interface.
■ A size of 1.6 x 1.15 x 0.22”.
■ A custom ASIC with DSSS modulation.
■ The ability to transmit data at up to 19. 2 kps.
■ Low power operation of 10 m W.
■ A 3. 3 V 65 mA power supply.
■ An operating temperature range
from - 20° to +65°C.
MicroPower Direct (Stoughton, MA) has announced the
MCP-02x series, a family of 2 W AC/DC power supplies
that include a constant power mode output. The power
supplies cannot be overloaded and can be short circuited
indefinitely. Features include:
■ 7 standard models, which operate from a universal
input of 85 to 264 VAC.
■ EN 55022 class B emissions.
■ 3,000 VAC I/O isolation.
■ 30 m W no load power consumption.
■ A Class II input (IEC61140).
■ An MTBF (per MIL HDBK 217F) >500 khours.
■ All models approved to EN 60950.
■ RoHS compliance.
■ An operating ambient
temperature range from -30°