Transformer

What Are the Safety Requirements of a Transformer?

Transformers help determine proper voltage between two system components. Transformer safety needs are associated with a series of factors that involve distance and insulation. The design is important, so that the transformer provides, operates and handles appropriate voltage safely.

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Uses of Ferrite Beads

How to Select and Use Ferrite Beads in Switching Converters

Ferrite beads are electronic components that filter out noise from digital equipment and protect analog components. Selecting appropriate beads requires analyzing dominant noise frequencies and using the best configurations to resist noise. Circuit characteristics, DC resistance and rated current are fundamental to this process.

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Ethernet Technology

How Ethernet Connectors Are Evolving to Meet New Demands

Ethernet connectors use Ethernet technology to connect to local area networks (LAN). It is a part of computer networking technologies commonly used in local area networks. Most computers and laptops have Ethernet connections built into the motherboard. Ethernet connector looks more like a telephone jack, but it is suitable for connecting to local area network connections only.

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Automatic Test Equipment

How ATE Identifies Faulty Electronic Components

Automatic Test Equipment (ATE) is used for evaluating the performance of a variety of electronic devices and software. This computer-operated machine can run a device under test (DUT) on radar units, computers, wireless routers, semiconductors, avionics and many other devices.

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Connectors

Why Connector Selection is Crucial

When it comes to high-performance industrial applications, connector selection makes all the differences in the world. The industries that use industrial connectors–oil and gas, automotive, robotics, marine, medical and more–require absolute dependability. That’s why it’s critically important to choose wisely when it comes to selecting connectors. Here’s a look at some of the most important considerations:

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Electronic Components

The Safest Way to Use a Power Analyzer

Power analyzers are electronic devices designed to measure power in various ways, such as in watts and voltage. These days these devices can include multiple features, including measurement of harmonics. The power analyzer can be used for various testing to make sure loads work efficiently. Here are details on how to use a power analyzer

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Robot

Survey: Robots Will Soon Become a Part of Our Daily Lives

C-3PO, Rosie and HAL are all engineered for reliability and service. They are fictional robots from Star Wars, The Jetsons and 2001: A Space Odyssey and people around the world seem to think robots just like them will soon become part of our daily lives. But back when C-3PO was first introduced to moviegoers in

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