1 watt surface mount DC-DC converters certified for medical use

Murata has introduced the NXJ1, a series of single output, high reliability, high isolation, 1W surface-mount DC-DC converters designed for medical products, with other applications in industrial, transport, and telecom markets. Manufactured by Murata Power Solutions and measuring only 13.72 x 10.46 x 4.36 mm, this compact low-profile series features six models comprising nominal input

Engineering the evolution of wound-care air mattresses

Bed-bound patients – those who may be obese, in hospice care, or recovering from wounds or bed sores – often find relief on an air-inflated mattress that spreads their weight over a larger area to provide increased pressure relief than would be possible with a conventional mattress. But more than a mattress filled with air,

“Plug and spin” brushless DC motors in just a few seconds with STMicroelectronics’ new nucleo pack

STMicroelectronics introduces a $35 starter kit plus a new free software algorithm to help engineers and hobbyists implement efficient vector control in a short time for motor-driven projects such as drones, appliances, E-bikes, home-automation, healthcare and industrial machinery. The P-NUCLEO-IHM001 Motor-Control Nucleo Pack in combination with new software elements from the STM32 Motor Control Ecosystem

Continuous 225W with natural convection for medical type BF power supply

Powerbox, a European power supply company, introduces new Medline 225 series ac and dc single output open frame converters for medical type BF applications. The new OFM225 with its 3 x 5 in. footprint and 1.5 in. height is designed for a continuous output power of 225W with natural convection and 40°C ambient temperature, increasing to

3W to 10W DIP-24 DC-DC converters have medical certification

TDK announces the introduction of the TDK-Lambda PXC-M series of DC-DC converters. Operating over a 4:1 input range, the 3W, 6W and 10W products are enclosed in the industry standard 1.25 x 0.8 x 0.4 in. DIP-24 package. Applications include a wide variety of medical applications and battery powered equipment. With a 5,000 Vac input

Kollmorgen exhibits leading hygienic design solutions at PACK EXPO 2015

Kollmorgen will exhibit its industry-leading motion solutions at PACK EXPO, September 28 to 30, 2015, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. PACK EXPO attendees are invited to register online using Kollmorgen’s complimentary pass code: 79K95. In addition to product demos of the company’s innovative servo motors and stepper motors, Kollmorgen will highlight new enhancements to

A brushless DC motor for demanding operating room applications

maxon’s new brushless electric motor, the EC-4pole 30, delivers high torque at 106 mNm and is sterilizable which is perfect for hand-held surgical tools. Swiss drive specialist maxon motor has developed a robust brushless DC motor for hand-held surgical tools: the EC-4pole 30. Featuring two pole pairs, this DC motor provides a nominal torque of

GlobTek presents its latest level VI AC/DC adapter and connverter

T-43086-WWVV-X.X-Q Model is an addition to GlobTek’s Level VI compliant GT-43086 family and represents GlobTek’s 6 Watt wall plug-in series of AC/DC adapters (power supplies and chargers) with International Interchangeable blades. GlobTek’s changeable input blade system with individual field replaceable input plugs, including: North America and Japan NEMA 1-15P, Australian, UK BS 1363, European CEE

310 Watt desktop medical power supply meets efficiency level VI requirements

Power Partners releases a new 310 Watt medical grade desktop power supply from their PEAMD Series of AC and DC adapters. The 310 Watt unit is packed for ideal performance inside a compact case measuring 7.8 x 4 x 2 in. with a weight of only 3 lbs. The PEAMD310 Series is approved to the latest

3-phase current transducer from PEM delivers all-in-one convenience

The new RCTrms 3-ph current transducer from Power Electronic Measurements (PEM) delivers a convenient, safe and accurate solution for measuring current in three phases. It features a thin, clip-around, flexible sensor coil and provides accurate true rms measurement with 4-20 mA or 0-5 V output, enabling simple installation with PLC’s, SCADA systems or automation equipment.

High performance motor in a small package, maxon sets new standards in micro drives

maxon motor, a manufacturer of DC motors, gearheads and controllers, showcases its smallest DC brushless motor yet. Only 4 mm in diameter, the EC 4 brushless DC motor comes in two different lengths. Certified in accordance with ISO 13485, the new brushless micro drive is ideal for medical applications. The EC 4 brushless DC motor is maxon motor’s ultra-compact

Small motor and gearhead make spectrophotometer fast and accurate

Small dc motors and planetary speed reducers make precise adjustments so spectrograph can tell quickly and accurately the molecules in samples as small as 0.5 µl. Scientists working in genomics and proteomics need results at the touch of a button so they can set about their real work – drug discovery, advanced diagnostics, and understanding

KNF Micro Diaphragm Liquid Pump

The KNF “Type NF1.60” micro diaphragm pump for dosing or transferring liquids or liquid-gas mixtures is ideally engineered to realize powerful performance in a small package. This compact high-pressure solution can deliver flow rates up to 650 ml/min, self-prime to 8.86 in.Hg suction, and operate against pressures up to 87 PSI both intermittently and continuously

Dunkermotoren Expands Portfolio of Brushless DC Servo Motors

Dunkermotoren continues to expand their portfolio of brushless DC Servo motors. A relative of the well established BG series, Dunkermotoren introduced their new, compact BG 32 servo motor, a 32 mm diameter motor with output power ranging from 10 to 20 Watts. Dunkermotoren has carefully matched the BG32 to various control electronics, encoders, brakes and

Dunkermotoren USA Inc Launches New e-Shop

Elgin, IL – Dunkermotoren USA has launched its new e-Shop, making ordering from its extensive Stock Program of sub-fractional integral brushless and brushed DC motors a snap. More than 400 motion solutions can be delivered in 2 weeks, and soon, Dunkermotoren will make most of those available for same-day shipping. The new e-Shop answers OEMs