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“MA100” Series – NTC Thermistors for Healthcare Biomedical Chip Thermistor assemblies are designed for use in applications involving both intermittent and continuous patient temperature monitoring. Temperature monitoring for skin surface, tympanic, esophageal, foley catheters and biofeedback applications has also improved due to the high stability and tight interchangeable tolerances designed into each Thermometrics’ Biomedical assembly. Applications: Esophageal Stethoscope (EST) Sensors Skin Sensors Disposable Cordset Sensors Urinary Foley Catheters Neonatal Incubator Sensors Key Features: 400 Series Compatible Standard Curves Available Interchangeability/accuracy from ±0.05°C to 0.15°C Small Size ➟ Fast Response 0Read More

Posted On July 16, 2013By Component Distributors Inc.In Ewave, Power Electronics, Skyworks Solutions, Inc.

Skyworks 1.5A Single Flash LED Driver IC

CDI / Skyworks New Product Announcement SKY81279 1.5A Single Flash LED Driver IC   CDI is pleased to introduce Skyworks SKY81279, a high efficiency 1.5A LED flash driver with a simple interface in a small 2 x 3 x 0.75 mm TDFN package. The SKY81279 is ideal for LED photo flash applications with single-cell Li-ion powered products as well as driving single LEDs in flash or torch mode in handsets, tablets, digital-still cameras and LED flashlights. The SKY81279 maintains output current regulation by switching the internal high-side and low-side switchRead More

Posted On July 16, 2013By Component Distributors Inc.In Ewave, Power Electronics

CTC Battery State-of-the-Art Li-ion Battery Products at CDI

Component Distributors, Inc. (CDI) Expands Energy Storage Catalog Adding State-of-the-Art Lithium Ion (Li-ion) Battery Products from CTC Battery, Inc. (a Division of Farasis Energy, Inc.)   CDI is proud to announce the addition of CTC Battery, Inc. to its line card of energy storage solutions. CTC Battery is the commercial sales arm of Farasis Energy, a leading developer and manufacturer of lithium ion (Li-ion) battery systems based in California. Farasis Energy was established in Silicon Valley in 2002 to design rechargeable Li-ion batteries differentiated with a manganese rich cathode forRead More

Posted On July 11, 2013By Component Distributors Inc.In Ewave, Precision Measurement, Solartron Metrology

Solartron Metrology Orbit LT and SI100

Check out CDI’s wide selection of Solartron Metrology precision Digital and Analogue Gauging Probes, Displacement Transducers, Optical Linear Encoders and associated Instrumentation. Solartron Metrology, the world leader in linear measurement innovation, is now adding a non-contact laser to its lineup! Like their standard touch probes, you have a precise, reliable reading that is quick and easy to set up, with multiple outputs available into a PC or PLC. Orbit LT can be connected with other Solartron probes and sensors via the Orbit network. If a stand-alone or two channel solutionRead More

Posted On June 28, 2013By Component Distributors Inc.In Ewave, Passives, RF-Microwave

100nF Resonance-Free Broadband Capacitor

PPI 0402BB104 100nF Resonance-Free Broadband Capacitor Available at CDI Features: Typical operating frequency range: 16 KHz (-3 dB point) to 35 GHz Case size 0402 (.040" x .020") Insertion Loss: <1.2 dB, typical 25 WVDC 0402BB104 Insertion Loss (521) 0402BB104 Return Loss (511) Frequency (GHz) Frequency (GHz) Typical responses for samples placed on a 10-mil-thick Rogers 43508 microstrip board, sample spanning a 10-mil gap in the 20-mil-wide center trace. All measurements made using TRL de-embedding procedures. Electrical Specifications: Capacitance: 100nF Operating Temperature Range: -55ºC to +125ºC Temperature Coefficient of CapacitanceRead More

Posted On June 11, 2013By Component Distributors Inc.In Ewave, Sensors and Wireless, SGX Sensortech Limited

Pellistor (VQ) Part Number Suffixes Guide

PELLISTOR (VQ) Part Number Suffixes Guide There are many versions of the popular VQ Pellistors available from SGX. However, in order to understand the part numbering system, you must first understand the suffixes attached to the Pellistor part number. In many cases, an alternative part can be chosen without sacrificing the devices specifications or function. Below are the definitions of all of the Pellistor suffixes. For additional questions or to submit a technical inquiry please click here. Can Type Details: O Standard open can C4 Small diameter closed can withRead More
  Designed to revolutionize BGA assembly and improve reliability and quality!   Andon Rollerball™ Sockets available at CDI eliminate many problems inherent in the shipping and assembly of conventional BGA sockets. The unique design also improves performance characteristics and reduces expensive rework and scrap while increasing production yields. The key to Andon’s new design is a radiused hole at the bottom of the terminal. The terminal is then crimped over the solder ball beyond its hemisphere to encapsulate the solder ball, leaving just enough of the solder ball exposed toRead More
NK Technologies, ATH Series Current Transducer with Time Integration CDI announces the NEW NK Technologies ATH Series Current Transducer, designed specifically for monitoring the power controlled by silicon controlled rectifiers (SCRs): phase angle fired, burst fired, or time proportioned. The ATH Series will provide an output signal directly proportional to the RMS amperage and will be accurate regardless of the AC current wave shape. FEATURES: Industry Standard Outputs: 4-20mA, 0-5 or 0-10 VDC. Externally Powered: 24 VDC or 120 VAC. Factory Calibrated: No need for zero and span adjustment potentiometers.Read More
Mercury United Electronics Quick Turn Quartz Crystal Oscillators (XO) and Voltage Controlled Crystal Oscillators (VCXO) up to 1450 MHz (CMOS / LVPECL / LVDS Outputs) XO and VCXO FEATURES: Series: XO (HTQF / HPQF / HDQF) VCXO (GTQF / GPQF / GDQF) Output Type: CMOS / LVPECL / LVDS Supply Voltages: +2.5V or +3.3V Available Frequency Range: 10 MHz to 1450 MHz Voltage Control (VCXO only): ±100 ppm min. (+1.65V ~ ±1.35V) Package Size: 5.0 x 3.2 x 1.2 (H) mm 5.0 x 7.0 x 1.8 (H) mm Stabilities (fromRead More
MINMAX Technology MKW10M Series 10 Watt Medical Grade DC/DC Converters Available at CDI The MINMAX Technology MKW10M Series available at CDI is a 10 Watt, high performance, medical grade converter with reinforced 4200VAC I/O-isolation. FEATURES: A compact industry standard 2"x1" shielded metal package Economic solution for space-saving, performance demanding applications Used in industrial and medical instrumentation that require compliance to the latest medical safety standards Approved to UL/CSA/EN/IEC60601-1 3rd Edition standards and is 2xMOOP rated 2:1 input ranges of 12VDC, 24VDC and 48VDC Provides regulated single/dual outputs with comprehensive protectionRead More