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.
There is currently much discussion around the term "platform," which may be preceded by the adjectives "mobile," "wearable," "medical," "healthcare," etc. However, regardless of the platform being discussed, they usually have one key aspect in common: They tend to be wireless. So, why is this one aspect so fairly universal? The answer is convenience.
Everyone has a MEMS story. For most of us it’s probably the airbag that saved our lives or the life of a loved one. Perhaps it’s the tire pressure sensor that alerted us about deflation before we were stranded alone on a dark muddy road.
Bioimimicry is not merely a helpful design tool -- it also encourages designers to think not only about how to solve design problems by imitating nature, but how to make the products, materials, and systems they design more ecologically sound and nature-friendly.
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