The single phase units are now
available in 100VA up to 25kVA ratings and input voltage ranges of 120 to 480V
ac. All units are encapsulated with electrical grade silica sand and resin
compounds to protect the core and coils, sealing out moisture and airborne
contaminants and eliminating corrosion and deterioration. The NEMA 3R
enclosures meet or exceed NEMA and ANSI standards for indoor and outdoor
applications, and are UL and CSA listed as well as CE approved. The Fortress series
encapsulated power transformers are backed with a 10-year limited warranty.
Prices start at $77.
This Gadget Freak Review looks at a keyless Bluetooth padlock that works with your smartphone, along with a system that tracks your sleep behavior and wakes you at the perfect time in your sleep cycle to avoid morning grogginess.
Siemens released Intosite, a cloud-based, location-aware SaaS app that lets users navigate a virtual production facility in much of the same fashion as traversing through Google Earth. Users can access PLM, IT, and other pertinent information for specific points on a factory floor or at an outdoor location.
Since 1987, teams of engineers around the world have built solar cars to participate in a road race around Australia called the World Solar Challenge, being tested on the race time, kilometers traveled, practicality, and energy used by the vehicles they invent.
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.