Technical Articles

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Positronic


Positronic has published these technical articles:

(Connectors)
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R eliable, solderless connections from connectors to backplanes started with solid press-fit technology. Although these are still used today, concerns about board damage led to the use of compliant... (View Full Article)
(Electrical and Electronic Contract Manufacturing)
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Vast numbers of connector choices are available to design engineers, with more becoming available all the time. Connector designs encompass many shapes and sizes that are tailored to a wide variety of... (View Full Article)
(Connectors)
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Connector current ratings seem to be shrouded in mystery at times. The user wonders how a listed current rating is relevant to a particular application. Perhaps more mysterious is how similar... (View Full Article)
(Connectors)
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The quest to manufacture electronics in smaller and smaller packages continues as consumer demand for palm-sized computers and pen-sized communications equipment grows. The Holy Grail seems to be a... (View Full Article)
(Connectors)
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The primary function of a connector contact is electrical conductivity. Also, a mechanical function is required to provide normal force between male and female contacts. In order to provide for proper... (View Full Article)
(Connectors)
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Energy is essential to everyone. Often we do not give thought to where energy comes from or how much we consume until energy is not readily available. Energy has become an area of focus for... (View Full Article)
(Connectors)
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When analyzing the capabilities of power connectors, users are familiar with creepage and clearance distances, voltage ratings, contact resistance, current ratings based on continuous operation, and... (View Full Article)
(Electrical and Electronic Contract Manufacturing)
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Solid machined contacts meet high-end performance needs in applications such as aviation, medical, telecom, and industrial electronics - IEC60807-2, IEC60807-3, IEC60807-6, and IEC60807-7 as examples.... (View Full Article)
(Electrical and Electronic Contract Manufacturing)
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For more than a year, 100 companies worked together to develop the PICMG 3.0 specification, also known as AdvancedTCA. AdvancedTCA is offered as a next generation open architecture computing platform.... (View Full Article)
(Connectors)
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High reliability connectors utilize female closed entry contacts that provide an unbroken ring of solid material at the face of the contact. The closed entry feature is crucial in preventing damage to... (View Full Article)