UFM Series ac-to-dc converters for off-line switching power supplies measure 1.45 X 2.28 X 0.5 inches. They convert common ac line voltage to 300V dc inputs for most industry-standard dc-to-dc converters, accept inputs of 90 to 265V ac, and deliver up to 1,500W of output power. Technical bulletin offers a mechanical outline and includes a product description, a list of key features, and a chart of characteristics.
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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.