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Digitally Programmable IF VGA Improves Signal Integrity Performance

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Linear Technology | Product Releases | Comments

The LT5554 is a broadband digitally programmable gain IF amplifier, featuring a 48 dBm OIP3 (output 3rd order intercept) at 200 MHz. Additionally, the amplifier has very low noise, enabling very high dynamic range performance in wireless communication receivers and signal processing systems.

Bushings Protect Round and Flat Cables at Panel Entry Points

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Product Releases | Comments

Designed to protect the lifeline of electric/electronic products by absorbing forces of pull, push, twist, and flex, RDD Pigtail Lockit strain relief bushings securely anchor, insulate, and protect cables at panel entry points.

Connectors Bring Thermocouple Probes to PCBs

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Omega Eng. Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

The PCC connector attaches directly to circuit boards and is perfect for bringing thermocouple probes to printed circuit boards. Two sizes are available to mate with either standard or miniature-size connectors.


Hoses With Overmolded Cuffs Feature Hermetic Seal

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Flexaust | Product Releases | Comments

Overmolded cuffs are injection molded over the hose to ensure system integrity, prevent contamination, and create a hermetic seal for optimum air, liquid, or dust flow.

Thermal Label Is Repositionable

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Axiohm USA | Product Releases | Comments

MAXStick is the first repositionable thermal label to work with Asteron panel mount printer, opening the doors to applications for the printer in medical applications.

E-Frame Open Access Chassis Accommodates 3U Backplanes

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Elma Electronic | Product Releases | Comments

The E-frame has been available in heights for 6U backplanes and now accommodates 3U heights. The unit does not have side or back walls around the card cage area, providing easy access for test and development.

Wire Improves Cardiovascular Catheter Manufacturing

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Applied Plastics Co. Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

This Teflon coated extrusion wire is fabricated using a proprietary etching process that eliminates flaking and permits over 25% elongation to keep the catheter's inside diameter clean. Supplied spooled or cut to length, this fine extrusion wire features a 0.

Single Axis Linear Amplifier Designed for Sub-Nanometer Positioning

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Acs Motion Control | Product Releases | Comments

Designated LDM3U, this advanced driver can be used with AC Servo, AC Induction, DC brush motors, and step motors in both high resolution micro-stepping open loop and true closed-loop modes.


Barbed Fittings Available in Single Use/Reusable Versions

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Newage Industries, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Thermobarb plastic barbed fittings are available in nylon, polyethylene, PVDF, and polypropylene for multi-use and single-use/disposable applications. The single-use style in particular is often used in the pharmaceutical and medical markets for disposable tubing assemblies.

Two-Inch Caster Features Total-Lock Brake

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Revvo Caster Company, Inc | Product Releases | Comments

The Flexello brand two-inch diameter, bolt-hole/stem caster features a total-lock brake. According to the company, a total-lock brake is not typically found on casters with only a two-inch diameter, making it ideal for medical equipment. The caster has a load capacity of 110 lbs.

Illuminated Pushbutton Switch Has Multiple Cap Options

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | E-Switch | Product Releases | Comments

The LP11 series is an illuminated pushbutton switch that features multiple cap and LED color options. This illuminated switch is offered with or without a tactile feel, giving designers the choice for their application.

SMD Quartz Crystal Designed for Ultra Small Wireless Applications

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Ndk America, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

The NX1612AA low profile high reliability surface mount crystal measures only 1.6 mm L × 1.2 mm W × 0.3 mm H, taking only 40% of the volume and 60% of the board space of the company's previous generation crystal products.

Filling and Capping System Does Not Require PC for Operation

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Dispense Works Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

The Ring Dex filling and capping system is ideal for processing small bottles, tubes, and vials in a compact and affordable bench top package. It features a true file based control system requiring no PC for operation.

Power Supplies Provide PFC, PFD, Thermal Protection

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Tumbler Technologies + Trumpower | Product Releases | Comments

The PU/PE series of linear guides provides smooth linear motion in a compact design. Fabricated from martensitic stainless steel, the series features high corrosion resistance and is suitable for miniature applications in the medical industry.

Scanner Enables Fast, Precise, Reliable Inspection

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Werth, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

This scanner, the FlatScope, is offered for fast, precise, and reliable inspection of flat work pieces and extrusion profiles in a production environment. The main area of application is in the measurement of complex profiles (e.g.


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