(Tempe, AZ) has launched its lowest power
output DC-DC converters. The Artesyn ATA
series of 3 W isolated DC-DC converters comprises 16
variants, each of which is available in a mini dual-in-line
package for through-hole mounting or a mini surface-mount
package. Features include:
; Ultra-wide 4:1 inputs.
; 8 models with 9 to 36 V inputs.
; 8 other models with 18 to 75 V inputs.
; A choice of 5 single output models, offering voltages of 3. 3, 5, 12, 15, or 24 V.
; A choice of 3 dual output models offering +5/- 5, +12/- 12, or +15/- 15 V.
; Full encapsulation in an ultra-compact 0.94 x 0.54” ( 24 x 13. 7 mm) plastic case.
; 350 kHz fixed frequency switching.
; 1,500 VDC input/output isolation.
; Remote on/off and continuous (hiccup mode) protection against output
Single & Dual Output
Polytron Devices (Paterson, NJ) has
introduced its TWB8 series, which
meets all EN50155 standards for
railway safety and delivers 88% power
supply efficiency. The 8 W single and
dual output DC-DC converters come
in a 24-pin DIP package of 1.25 x
0.80 x 0.40”. Features include:
; Shock and vibration testing for harsh
; An optional SMD package.
; Output currents up to 2. 4 A.
; A 4:1 ultra-wide input voltage range.
JST Corporation (Waukegan, IL)
has announced its PBV Series wire-to-board, crimp style disconnectable
connectors, which provide suitable
performance even in high vibration conditions. A compact, low profile
connector, the PBV Series has a 2.0 mm (.079”) pitch. Features include:
; Availability in 2 to 15 circuit sizes rated 3 A AC/DC (using 22 AWG)
at 100 V AC/DC.
; The accommodation of wire sizes AWG #28 to #22.
; An operating temperature range from - 25° to +85°C.
; SMT headers molded in a RoHS compliant 94V-0 polyamide resin.
; PA 66, UL94V-0 rated nylon socket housing.
; Phosphor bronze, tin-plated contacts.
; Mating shrouded headers for top and side entry.
W. L. Gore & Associates (Germany) has introduced GORE Ethernet
Cables to meet the civil aerospace industry’s emerging need for higher
data rate cables in a lightweight, flexible, and routable package.
; High-speed data transmission up to 10 Gbit.
; 2 standard sizes – 24 AWG and 26 AWG.
; A unique cable jacket material.