Cherokee International (www.cherokeepwr.com) has unveiled the 1,200W CAR1248 front-end rectifier that can pack 19 W/inch3. Designed for low to mid servers, enterprise networking, power over Ethernet (POE), and automatic test equipment applications, the CAR1248 has a 1U0high footprint and measures 1.65 × 3.44 × 11.2 inches, and is narrow enough to fit up to five units in a power shelf.
Design collaboration now includes the entire value chain. From suppliers to customers, purchasing to outside experts, the collaborative design team includes internal and external groups. The design process now stretches across the globe in multiple software formats.
A new high-pressure injection-molding technology produces near-net shape parts with 2-inch-thick walls from high-performance materials like PEEK, PAI, and carbon-filled polymers. Parts show no voids, sinks, or porosity, have more consistent mechanical properties, and are stronger.
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