IXYS Announces the CPC1511

CPC1511 is a single-pole, normally open (1-Form-A) optically isolated Solid State Relay with integrated current limit and thermal shutdown features. Perfect for replacing electromechanical relays while enhancing the robustness of wireline-interface applications, the CPC1511 can carry loads up 450mADC/mArms. The relay is constructed using an efficient LED for actuation control and an integrated monolithic die for the…

ILSI Acquires Ecliptek Corporation

Ecliptek’s Low Input Current EMRA CMOS Oscillators Hardware, Component, Design, and PCB Mechanical Engineers in the IoT market segment are challenged to move to smaller footprints with equal or better electrical parameter performance.  Board layouts that consist of a microprocessor and the associated Frequency Control Devices (Timing Tree) are only one of many component footprints…

Powering and Protecting Data Centers

Eaton, one of our Principals, are at the heart of power and protection of many of the world’s key data centers. “Data Centers Consume 3% of the World’s Electricity” source: Eaton “Working, shopping, streaming entertainment, connecting with friends—every day we live more of our lives online. At Eaton, we help power and protect the data…

CIT IP67 Process Sealed Switches

CIT Relay & Switch is now offering IP67 Process Sealed slide, toggle and rocker switches. The SMS Series slide switch is sub-miniature in size, offering a choice of single or double poles, termination in standard PC pin or horizontal mount, right angle PC pin. The CST Series toggle switch has gold contacts with single or double…

Fire Retardant Expandable Graphite Flake

Following the tragic recent events in London there has been an increasing momentum in the interest around research and product improvements to fire retardant materials, to assist in meeting health and safety standards. One of our specialist Principals, GrafTech has developed GRAFGUARD® expandable graphite flakes; fire retardant additives for materials that require improved fire protection…

CIT Relay & Switch News

CIT Relay & Switch is now offering our long life VM3 Series snap-action switch with a latching option. These UL/CUL recognized switches are available the 0.187” or 0.250” termination. Available with operating force of 400gF, common applications for the VM3L latching switch include industrial controls, lighting, security, gaming, automation and more. More information.

Damian Brooks Interview : Application Specific Research

We interview Damian Brooks, Application Specific Research Specialist at Elec-Rep. 1. ASR is consistently one of the best ways of gathering and using market intelligence. How does this help you support your Principals? A – ASR is an ever changing quarterly activity, so I see this as added support to our principals.  Our principals are…

CIT Relay and Switch Automotive Relays

Introducing you to CIT Relay & Switch automotive equipment, lamp accessories and bus applications. Available in many sizes with switching capacity up to 80amps including shrouded and water resistant versions. Termination options include PC pin and quick connect mounting; some series include metal and plastic mounting tab and flange choices. Applications include   School Buses   Lawn Mowers…