ams – Contactless sensor provides small, low-power position- sensing solution for robotics systems

ams offers a broad magnetic position sensor portfolio that enables robot system designers to match the most appropriate position sensor to their particular application. The sensors from ams provide highly accurate angle measurements for position sensing and dynamic motor control. Robust on-chip differential signal processing helps to suppress the influence of any homogeneous external stray […]

C&K – Robust switches offer long cycle life in harsh industrial conditions


The latest C&K switches for use in harsh industrial environments offer the high quality and long cycle life for which C&K’s product portfolio is renowned. C&K’s two new product series designed for harsh applications and heavy usage are the APB series and the PNP series. The APB series illuminated switches feature IP67 sealing, and are […]

Cypress – Industrial Solutions


Cypress’ product portfolio empowers the formation of the Industrial IoT and the transition to Industry 4.0. Next-generation industrial devices require the highest performance, most energy efficient, and most secure microcontrollers, radios and memories. And that is exactly what Cypress offers our customers. Learn more below about how Cypress MCU, Connectivity, and Memory solutions are solving […]

CUI INC – Open-frame AC-DC power supplies ideal for space-constrained systems


CUI Inc., has introduced the PBO series, a family of very small AC-DC power supplies in an open-frame board-mount package. Available in versions with a maximum power- output rating of 3W or 5W, the PBO series’ package measures as little as 35mm x 11mm x 18mm. The 3W models are also available in a low-profile, […]

Microsemi – Gigabit Ethernet switch provides flexible industrial networking capabilities


The VSC7514 from Microsemi is a 10-port Gigabit Ethernet (GbE)/ Small and Medium- sized Business (SMB) switch which supports a combination of 1Gbit and 2.5Gbit Ethernet ports. The device provides a rich set of industrial and enterprise Ethernet switching features. Using multi- stage Microsemi Ternary Content Addressable Memory (TCAM) technology, it enables the delivery of […]

ON Semiconductor – New IPMs for industrial motor drives reach unparalleled power-density levels 


ON Semiconductor has released two new parts which extend its large SPM® 3 family of Integrated Power Modules (IPMs). The devices implement the control, gate-driving and power-stage functions of a three-phase inverter in a single compact package. The FNB35060T, which has a 600V maximum voltage rating, is now available with a 50A rating. The FSBB20CH120D, […]

STMicroelectronics – Integrated motor driver and controller backed by STM32 tools and firmware


STMicroelectronics has launched the STSPIN32F0 motor-control System-in- Package (SiP), which offers the power and flexibility of a microcontroller-based drive system as well as ease-of- use and space efficiency. The STSPIN32F0 combines an MCU and an analogue gate driver in a 7mm x 7mm QFN package. It provides a platform for developers who are committed to […]

STMicroelectronics – Tiny 2.6A brushed DC motor driver extends runtime of battery-powered devices


STMicroelectronics’ STSPIN250 is the company’s latest tiny, low-voltage, energy-efficient motor driver IC for battery-powered portable and wearable devices. The STSPIN250 for brushed DC motors integrates a MOSFET full-bridge and a fixed off-time PWM current controller in a tiny 3mm x 3mm QFN package. Operating from a supply voltage as low as 1.8V, it helps the […]

TE Connectivity – Industrial RJ45 jacks include integrated magnetics


TE Connectivity (TE) has launched a new range of RJ45 jacks with integrated magnetics which are intended for use in industrial applications. TE’s standard portfolio includes various jack configurations: • 1 x 1 straight and right-angle, 1 x 2 and 2 x 1 form factors • tab-up and tab-down options • jacks with and without […]