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Omnigo’s TestBench offers a reliable test base to meet a multitude of test requirements
Omnigo, Editor's Choice

Ensuring that another product is ready to be part of our technologically driven world, functionally tested in an economical and timely manner.
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Automatic in-circuit PCB tester
MyKay Tronics, Manufacturing / Production Technology, Hardware & Services

The T300 is an automatic, high parallelism in-circuit test system with advanced testing capabilities that its manufacturer, SPEA, claims can boost board production throughput by 10 times. It features ...
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Events
Events

productronica 16-19 November 2021 Munich, Germany At productronica, the decision-makers and thought leaders of the industry come together – from established key player organisations to innovative start-ups. ...
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Flight-proven video and telemetry transmitters
Sivan Electronic Supplies, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT

IMC Microwave Industries offers a line of flight-proven synthesised video and telemetry digital transmitters, used primarily to relay telemetry data and video to a remote location. The transmitters are ...
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Thermal management solutions for automotive and Mil/Aero
TRX Electronics, Manufacturing / Production Technology, Hardware & Services

How thermal materials work, how to dissipate unnecessary heat and some of the selection criteria that come into play to select the best TIM form, fit and function.
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High-speed screen printing machine
Techmet , Manufacturing / Production Technology, Hardware & Services

Panasonic’s SPG2 high-speed screen printing machine is tailored to SMT manufacturing and comes equipped with multi-stage board handling to improve productive time. The system’s hybrid printing technology ...
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IO Ninja adds flexibility with capabilities and subscriptions
RF Design, Test & Measurement

The release of IO Ninja version 5.0 marks an opportune point for embedded designers to join the scores of professionals who have already adopted IO Ninja at Facebook, Siemens, Mitsubishi and many other ...
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Browser-based design viewer for Altium 365
EDA Technologies, Design Automation

Complementing its professional-level Altium 365 cloud platform, Altium offers a simple and convenient way to view and share electronic designs through your browser. Schematics, PCB layout and 3D visualisation ...
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Connector search spits out mated connector set in seconds
Spectrum Concepts, Interconnection

Samtec has a multitude of ways to stack two or more boards together, thanks to a manufacturing process that allows it to position the plastic body on the terminal pin in increments of 0,13 mm on standard ...
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RFID tags in different frequency ranges
Electrocomp, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT

Transponders in different frequency ranges are used in a variety of applications and technical sectors. Neosid offers RFID transponders and antenna devices for the following frequency ranges:    • LF - ...
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Saki SPI and AOI machines awarded IPC-CFX certification
Techmet , Manufacturing / Production Technology, Hardware & Services

Saki, an innovator in the field of automated optical and X-ray inspection equipment, announced that its 3Si solder paste inspection (SPI) and 3Di automated optical inspection (AOI) solutions have been ...
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Isolated SiC gate driver
Altron Arrow, Power Electronics / Power Management

STMicroelectronics’ STGAP2SiCSN single-channel gate driver, optimised to control silicon carbide (SiC) MOSFETs, comes in a space-saving narrowbody SO-8 package and delivers robust performance with accurate ...
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Medical and industrial PSU delivers 1000 W peak
Accutronics, Power Electronics / Power Management

New TDK-Lambda CUS350MP-1000 AC-DC medical and industrial certified power supplies boast low audible noise for applications requiring occasional high peak power demands, medical equipment utilising DC ...
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Railway certified DC/DC converters
Conical Technologies, Power Electronics / Power Management

The THN 30WIR is a series of DC/DC converters designed for the highest reliability in harsh environments. With an output power of 30 W, this series expands Traco Power’s portfolio of EN 50155 railway ...
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Multi-mode LPWAN module
iCorp Technologies, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT

The BG600L-M3 is a multi-mode LPWAN module which supports LTE Cat-M1, Cat-NB2, EGPRS and integrated GNSS and meets the 3GPP Release 14 specification. It is compatible with Quectel’s GSM/GPRS/GNSS module ...
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RF power GaN transistor
TRX Electronics, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT

Mouser Electronics is now stocking the A3G26D055N Airfast RF power gallium nitride (GaN) transistor from NXP Semiconductors. The transistor is designed for cellular base station applications requiring ...
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Analog microphone array board for advanced audio sensing
Altron Arrow, Computer/Embedded Technology

The STEVAL-STWINMAV1 microphone array expansion board adds advanced audio sensing capabilities to STMicroelectronics’ STEVAL-STWINKT1B (and STEVAL-STWINKT1) SensorTile Wireless Industrial Node (STWIN) ...
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Using waveguide shorts and shims for RF testing
RF Design, Test & Measurement

For many RF test applications in the higher frequencies, such as millimetre-waves, or for high-power use cases, rectangular waveguides are the interconnect solution of choice. In a similar vein to short-open-load-through ...
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