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Crocus Technology and TowerJazz Qualify CTSX Magnetic Sensors

May 8, 2014 5:21 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Crocus Technology and TowerJazz have announced that Crocus' CTSX magnetic field sensor family has completed qualification...

Photos of the Day: Solar Car Reaches 93mph

May 8, 2014 11:08 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Clouds may still linger over relations between Washington and Tehran, but that's not stopping a group of Iranian students and their teachers from gearing up for a summer road trip through the American heartland. Fueled by the sun and their hopes to shine in a first for the Islamic Republic...

Iran Students Gear Up Solar Car for US Challenge

May 8, 2014 10:53 am | by Nasser Karimi, Associated Press | News | Comments

Clouds may still linger over relations between Washington and Tehran, but that's not stopping a group of Iranian students and their teachers from gearing up for a summer road trip through the American heartland. Fueled by the sun and their hopes to shine in a first for the Islamic Republic...

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California Back in Running for Tesla Battery Plant

May 8, 2014 10:40 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

California is back in the running for a massive battery plant that electric car maker Tesla Motors plans to start building this year, but CEO Elon Musk said the state remains in the "improbable" category for winning the plant because of the time it will take to win regulatory approval...

Standex-Meder Electronics Unveils KSK-1A35/1 Reed Switch

May 8, 2014 9:56 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Standex-Meder Electronics, a manufacturer of sensors and magnetic components, announces the release of the world’s smallest high-voltage switch: the KSK-1A35/1 miniature reed switch...

Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast

May 6, 2014 1:45 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

RFMW has announced design and sales support for Sangshin Elecom triplexers targeting avionics applications for automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B), universal access transceiver (UAT), and traffic collision avoidance system (TCAS)...       

Macro Sensors Maintains Domestic Manufacturing of LVDT Position Sensors

May 5, 2014 10:32 am | by Eileen Otto, Manager, Sales and Marketing, Macro Sensors | News | Comments

Offshore production has lost much of its past glamour. While cost was once a major factor in outsourcing manufacturing, rising wages, quality issues, and unstable supply chains are prompting many manufacturers to reconsider the benefits of reshoring production back on U.S. soil...

DARPA's Drop-In Autopilot

May 5, 2014 10:20 am | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development | Videos | Comments

This week on WDD's HotSpot, early dection of heart attacks and strokes; DARPA's ALIAS program overcomes challenges and complex interfaces that military aircraft presents to operators; an affordable and easy-to-install security system; and TDK and Witricity's new licensing agreement enable commercialization of wireless charging...                 

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High Power Goes Low PIM

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

RFMW has announced design and sales support for low Passive Inter-Modulation (PIM) terminations from EMC Technology. The 32P7197F, 110W flange mount termination boasts a PIM spec of -127dBc with two 20W input tones. The 32P7197F features...

CDM Electronics Expands Audio & Mid-Range Power Connector Inventory

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

CDM Electronics has announced a significant expansion of their MIL-DTL-55116 (part #M55116) audio frequency connectors and MIL-DTL-55181 (part #M55181) mid-range power connectors.  The MIL-Spec parts are field proven in a wide range of Single Channel Ground and Airborne Radio System, Joint Tactical Radio System radios...

Cardinal Components Certified ISO / TS16949:2009

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by Cardinal Components | News | Comments

Cardinal Components has announced that it has achieved ISO 16949 certification. The ISO/TS 16949:2009, in conjunction with ISO 9001:2008, defines the quality management system requirements for the design, development, production, and distribution of automotive-related products...

Elma's New Hall Effect Sensor Coded Switch

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Elma Electronic has introduced the X4, the first in a family of new rugged switches based on the latest Hall Effect sensor coding technology. Hall Effect sensing technology offers enhanced reliability and performance...

RFMW Offers Globalstar Patch Antennas from Sangshin Elecom

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

RFMW has announced design and sales support for Sangshin Elecom’s KSA series of Globalstar patch Antennas.  The KSA-LCSP1621MS25 is designed specifically for Globalstar (1611.25 to 1618.75 MHz) applications...

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New Low Profile, Quick Release Interconnect from Amphenol Offers High Performance

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Amphenol Industrial Global Operations has introduced a low profile, quick release, high power interconnect using Amphenol’s new R4 RADSOK technology, which provides low insertion and extraction forces with a high mating cycle rating for high power interconnects, making it perfect for frequent mating applications...

Toyota Launches Fuel Cell Car in the U.S.

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by IDTechEx | News | Comments

The supercapacitor industry closed last year (2013) with a continued double-digit growth. According to Maxwell Technologies' executives, China has been the main source of growth. New announcements confirm what IDTechEx has stated in recent years: the supercapacitor and the battery industry are the same. You will learn why in our report Supercapacitor / Ultracapacitor Interviews, Strategies, Road Map 2014-2025...

Macro Sensors LVDT Linear Position Transmitters Serve as Level Sensors

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Macro Sensors has announced that the HSIR Series LVDT Linear Position Transmitters are serving as level sensors to measure liquid level changes from a few inches to several feet...

Molex Provides Medical Device Design Engineers with Advanced Technology Solutions

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by Molex Incorporated | News | Comments

Molex Incorporated is committed to helping medical design engineers meet the growing demand for smaller, more portable devices without sacrificing performance and reliability.  The company will showcase a wide range of its advanced products at MD&M West, February 11 – 13, Anaheim, CA...

Maxim’s SFP+ Optical Transceiver

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Maxim Integrated Products has announced that engineers can now achieve high performance in optical modules with low power consumption using the highly integrated MAX3956 10GBASE-LR SFP+ optical transceiver IC...

New All Dielectric Self Supporting Fiber Cable

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

m2fx, the inventors and producers of patented Miniflex fiber cables, has launched its new All Dielectric Self Supporting (ADSS) cable. Designed to speed up the last mile of Fiber to the Home (FTTH) and Fiber to the Cabinet...

Microchip’s 8-Bit PIC Microcontroller Family

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Microchip Technology has announced that their family of 8-bit microcontrollers (MCUs), which combine a set of intelligent analog and core independent peripherals, along with eXtreme Low Power (XLP) technology...

WAGO Introduces the 855 Series Current Measurement Products

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

WAGO (Germantown, WI) has introduced the 855 Series Current Measurement to the power measurement product line. The 855 Series can be connected via WAGO's 2007 Series current transformer terminal blocks to the 750 Series I/O-System's 3-phase power measurement module and also in conjunction with WAGO's JUMPFLEX current signal conditioner...

12-48 VDC 400W Integrated Servo Motor from JVL

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

JVL has announced the MAC402 is now available. Designed for battery powered and low voltage applications, the supply range for the MAC402 is from 12 up to 48VDC, and full power of 400 (RMS) up to 1200W (peak) can be reached with 24 to 48VDC. Applications include...

Pressure Transmitters Eliminate Conduit Requirements

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

American Sensor Technologies has offered its AST4300 and AST43LP Class I Division 2 Non-Incendive Pressure Transmitters with a Turck Mini-Fast electrical connection, eliminating conduit...

Amphenol’s Data Link Connector Among the Most Durable in its Class

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Amphenol Industrial Products Group has offered one of the most durable data link connectors in its class; meeting SAE J2839 and IEC 61076-2-101 specifications. Ideal for use in heavy equipment, rail mass transit, mining, and process control as well as in applications that require high speed data transmission...

Moxa Brings Rugged PoE+ Switch Technology to Industrial Manufacturing and Outdoor Networks

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Moxa has leveraged its extensive technological resources to introduce one of the world's first PoE+ Ethernet switches engineered to perform in harsh outdoor and industrial manufacturing...

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