ELECTRONICS:Advanced Power Solutions (APS) recently launched a new line of external power supplies in 40/50/60W, available in three different packages: Wallmount with detachable AC Plugs; Desktop with two-prong AC Inlet; or Desktop with three-prong AC inlet. All Models are compliant to the highest standards for operational efficiencies, no load standby power and green recycling standards.
The PA1040/50/60 Series offers any voltage setpoint ranging from 5-48V dc and can be terminated with any selection of dc connector for OEM applications. The supplies feature Universal AC Input; Over Current, Over Voltage and Short Circuit Protection Circuits; International Safety Approvals; and EN55022 Class B Emissions. All models measure 4.33 x 2.13 x 1.30 inch with suffixes to designate preferred mechanical / ac input package.
The Dutch are known for their love of bicycling, and they’ve also long been early adopters of green-energy and smart-city technologies. So it seems fitting that a town in which painter Vincent van Gogh once lived has given him a very Dutch-like tribute -- a bike path lit by a special smart paint in the style of the artist's “Starry Night” painting.
For decades, engineers have worked to combat erosion by developing high-strength alloys, composites, and surface coatings. However, in a new paper, a team at Jilin University in China turned to one of the most deadly animals in the world for inspiration -- the yellow fat-backed scorpion.
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