API Technologies Corp. announced its new Rugged Mobile 150 Amp DC Power Rectifier. The Rugged Mobile Rectifier is a portable commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) multi-application solution designed for powering C4ISR command and control communications systems and other defense-based electronics. (read more)
Spectrum Control introduces a high power, compact heater design that utilizes proven ceramic PTC technology to act as the heating element. The PTC thermistors used in this high power heater are self-regulating elements that can operate at a nearly constant temperature over a wide range of voltage and environmental conditions. (read more)
Spectrum Advanced Specialty Products announces the addition of MIL-PRF-49470 approval for Switch Mode Power Supply capacitors to its extensive military QPL offerings. Spectrum's SMP capacitors have a better performance than tantalum or aluminum electrolytic capacitors, featuring low ESR and ESL.
Spectrum announces a new high performance antenna with a 3dB beam width horizon to 55° elevation with less than 3dB azimuth variation. With characteristics comparable to a 5/8 whip antenna, the Low Observable antenna is perfect for applications that desire a more discreet and compact antenna still able to achieve exceptional low angle radiation. (read more)
Spectrum announces the release of a new L circuit EMI filter designed to provide both inductance and series resistance for superior transient performance. This feed-through solder-in filter's miniature case size is ideal for microwave and RF applications that require high performance EMI filtering where space is an issue. (read more)
Spectrum has developed the capability to add 1500 VDC Flash protection to its complete line of EMI Filter plates, ideal for applications where higher voltage surge protection is required. Adding flash protection to any of Spectrum's Bolt-in, EasyMate® or Shrouded Latch filter plates enables them to withstand up to 1500 VDC flash. (read more)
Spectrum has modified the standard MIL-DTL-55116 connectors that are used in 60 volt audio frequency circuits with 0.5 Amps of current to provide effective EMI filtering. Spectrum's connectors are waterproof and polarized, five or six pin electrical plugs/receptacles and can be designed for special & selectively loaded EMI filtering. (read more)
Fairview, PA - March 22, 2011 - Spectrum announces the latest addition to their solder-in filter product line, .400" diameter mounting with high temperature construction able to withstand 300°C installation. This new solder-in filter offers increased capacitance compared to Spectrum's miniature solder-in series, with cap. values up to 1.2 µF. (read more)
Spectrum announces a new ruggedly constructed USB connector, featuring an enhanced design that meets MIL immersion and International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) seal requirements. Able to connect to USB 2.0 or 1.1 ports, the heavy-duty design of the USB connector is ideal for demanding, high stress applications. (read more)
Spectrum's new Mini-MIL circular connectors are small and lightweight offering space and weight savings while providing equivalent performance to standard MIL-DTL-38999 connectors. These connectors are available filtered with C, Pi or mixed capacitance, or unfiltered, and can be customized to satisfy various mechanical and electrical requirements. (read more)
Spectrum Controls introduces a new linear potentiometer only 0.500" in diameter and 2.500" long with ball rod ends. This new potentiometer serves many aerospace applications including as an aircraft actuator sensor. This linear potentiometer provides a long rotational life of 10 million cycles with an excellent output smoothness of 0.1% maximum. (read more)
Spectrum Controls introduces a ruggedized sensor for monitoring temperature in challenging applications, such as high moisture environments where the sensor is subject to continuous freeze/thaw cycles...
Spectrum Controls introduces a new motorized rotary potentiometer only 0.906" in diameter with special clutch and spring return. This new potentiometer is mounted on a 1.313" Servo Mount flange and powered by an ultra smooth Micro M6 motor.
Spectrum Controls introduces a snap-in temperature sensor with a special clip design that allows the sensor to more accurately monitor air temperature within an enclosure. Until now, the most common way to accomplish this was by surface mounting the temperature sensor directly to sheet metal...
Spectrum Controls, Inc. has published a selection guide highlighting their line of Precision Temperature Sensors and Probe Assemblies. The new guide covers in detail high reliability temperature sensing products designed for environmentally harsh or demanding applications. (read more)
Spectrum Control has developed a new series of printed circuit board (PCB) heater assemblies for use in applications where sensitive electronics need to operate at very cold temperatures, or where electronics need a temperature-controlled environment. (read more)
These standard disc style thermistors are ideal for use in those applications where low cost and a rugged design are desired. Thermistors are available either coated or uncoated and are available in a variety of resistance values, curves and tolerances to suit a wide variety of applications. (read more)
This line of quick-ship analog accelerometers available in customer-specified configurations and fully calibrated. New XL403A accelerometers enable test engineers to quickly get a rugged, precision accelerometer configured to deliver proper measurements in a project. (read more)