Single-output 55W power supplies accept worldwide input voltages from 85 to 264C ac without the need for jumpers or switches. Standard features include a built-in EMI filter, a 94V-1 rated polyphenylene-oxide enclosure, an IEC320 inlet for worldwide use with any power cord, and a five-pin DIN output connector. Data sheet includes an output voltage/current ratings chart, mechanical specifications, and a pin chart.
Int'l Power Sources Inc., 200 Butterfield Dr., Ashland, MA 01721, FAX (800) 226-2100.
Festo's BionicKangaroo combines pneumatic and electrical drive technology, plus very precise controls and condition monitoring. Like a real kangaroo, the BionicKangaroo robot harvests the kinetic energy of each takeoff and immediately uses it to power the next jump.
Design News and Digi-Key presents: Creating & Testing Your First RTOS Application Using MQX, a crash course that will look at defining a project, selecting a target processor, blocking code, defining tasks, completing code, and debugging.
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.