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December 02, 2022

New SMT & THM Maxi "Auto" Blade Fuse Holders

Media -- eBOM - Keystone Electronics full line of fuse clips and holders now includes low insertion force, reliable and compact automotive blade fuse holders for Maxi style automotive blade fuses.

Manufactured to ensure secured positioning during soldering,...

December 02, 2022 06:42 AM

Connector Industry Backlog Shrinks While Sales Remain Strong

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - As the connector industry backlog shrinks and reports showed four consecutive months of below-1.0 book-to-bill ratios, sales for the year are projected to finish at $83,822 million, up 7.5 percent from 2021, with North America the fastest...

December 02, 2022 06:33 AM

Resistors: Global Market Update for October 2022

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - Since resistor performance is a key indicator of the state of the global high-tech economy, this comprehensive market update shows the direction the electronics world is headed in the months ahead, like that resistor lead times will relax...

December 02, 2022 05:22 AM

November 29, 2022

Practical Guidelines To Achieve Quality Connector Solder Joints: Part Three

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - Beyond the construction of the connector, another factor that is crucial to the performance of the connector on the printed circuit board is the quality of the connector solder joints.



This is the third in a series of three blogs, which...

November 29, 2022 08:56 PM

ESD Protection by MLCC Ceramic Capacitors

Media -- Passive Components News - This technical blog article written by Oliver Zimmermann and John McCarry, KYOCERA-AVX Components Corporation, explains the functional properties of MLCC ceramic capacitors as an alternative overvoltage and ESD protection. Introduction...

November 29, 2022 08:39 PM

Electrostatic Protection Using Ceramic Capacitors

Electronics -- AVX - Any conductive interface between an electrical circuit and the outside world introduces the possibility of damage through electrostatic discharge...

November 29, 2022 06:02 AM

Fuse optimized for high voltage EV applications

Media -- Electronics Sourcing - Bourns has announced a new POWrFuse high power fuse model series. The PF-K series is designed to meet ISO8820-8 standards for the protection of high-voltage accessory circuits in electric and hybrid electric vehicles. These circuits...

November 29, 2022 05:44 AM

5 Obstacles Affecting Cable & Connector Supply Chains

Aspencore -- EPS News - It's no secret that bottlenecks and post-pandemic spikes in demand are converging to strain fragile supply chains. There are plenty of news stories describing the issues facing some of the largest ports in the world and what companies are doing...

November 29, 2022 05:01 AM

November 28, 2022

Kyocera AVX Opens New Thailand Factory

Aspencore -- EPS News - KYOCERA AVX, a leading global manufacturer of advanced electronic components engineered to accelerate technological innovation and build a better future, has announced the grand opening of its $300 million advanced manufacturing facility for...

November 28, 2022 11:07 PM

Chip ferrite beads remove wideband noise in vehicles

Aspencore -- EDN - The BLM21HE series of chip ferrite beads from Murata provide powerline noise suppression, including high-frequency issues within high-current automotive systems. Even at 1 GHz, BLM21HE802XXX devices typically attain impedance values of 850 ...

November 28, 2022 10:03 PM

November 27, 2022

Power Inductors in Automotive Applications

Media -- Passive Components News - TDK blog article discusses use of power inductors in the electrification of cars including ADAS and EVs. The automobile has been undergoing a substantial transformation in recent years. With the [...]

November 27, 2022 05:35 AM

November 22, 2022

Electronica - The Premier Event

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - Electronica is the premier event for the electronics industry in Europe. While there are many other exhibitions dedicated to specialist markets, some of them quite large, Electronica is regarded by many as the premier event for our industry....

November 22, 2022 04:29 AM

Harwin Increases Mixed Layout Hi-Rel Connector Portfolio

Media -- Electronics Maker - Harwin has expanded the contact layout options of its Gecko-MT high-reliability (Hi-Rel) connectors. Announced at Electronica in Munich, the new variants...

November 22, 2022 03:53 AM

Panasonic Industry extends its POSCAP offer with reliable and compact TLE series

Media -- Components in Electronics - POSCAP is Panasonic Industry's family of Conductive Polymer Tantalum Solid Capacitors. With a high characteristical stability and a low ESR being POSCAP's typical benefits, the company now introduces its latest POSCAP extension,...

November 22, 2022 03:50 AM

November 21, 2022

Why Automotive Power Inductors?

Electronics -- Abracon News - This selection of Abracon inductors can service most high-reliability DC/DC conversion topologies with superior power densities and efficiencies.

November 21, 2022 04:06 AM

Connector Plating FAQs: What's New, Shelf Life, Corrosion, Solder Wicking

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - This is installment number four in our connector plating FAQs series of blogs. Why all the fuss about connector plating? Simply put, plating greatly impacts the quality and performance of the finished product, and Samtec receives countless...

November 21, 2022 04:04 AM

You Can Now Reschedule Open Orders in Your My Samtec Account

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - Prior to the pandemic in early 2020, we released a feature that allowed a small subset of users to edit requested ship dates on open orders using their My Samtec account.

November 21, 2022 04:04 AM

Gas-discharge tube surge arrestors feature low capacitance, insertion loss

Media -- EE World - Bourns, Inc. expanded its next-generation Gas Discharge Tube (GDT) line with a 3-electrode surface mount product family. With the introduction of its Model GDT35 Series, Bourns continues to set the standard for breakthrough overvoltage surge...

November 21, 2022 02:44 AM

November 18, 2022

Vishay Intertechnology brings the DNA of tech to Electronica 2022

Media -- Electronics360 - Highlights will include demos that address automotive and industrial applications.

November 18, 2022 08:15 PM

IoT Connects Industries to Greater Safety

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - IoT technology is opening up new possibilities for a more reliable, productive and safer workplace, offering applications for environmental monitoring, predictive maintenance, smart fleet management, autonomous carriers and drones, wearable...

November 18, 2022 07:33 PM

How to Design an Inductor

Media -- Passive Components News - This article written by Dr. Chema Molina, Frenetic describes the practical process How to design an inductor that also serve as inductor selection guide. In the first place, we will [...]

November 18, 2022 07:09 PM

MSM Non-Illuminated Switch with Colored Ring Indication

Media -- eBOM - SCHURTER extends its Metal Design Line series MSM to include a version with a non-illuminated indicator. A colored ring is used instead of an illuminated ring, which lowers the cost of the switch and eliminates the cost associated with wiring an...

November 18, 2022 07:09 PM

November 14, 2022

New Standards for Storage Connectors

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - What was the inspiration that got you into engineering? I am sure that I followed the same path as thousands, if not millions, before me. LEGO blocks and model kits gave me the thrill of creating my own machines, and they lit the spark that...

November 14, 2022 06:40 AM

Surge protection: TDK introduces extremely compact StandarD series disk varistors

Electronics -- EPCOS Press - TDK Corporation presents the EPCOS B72307S0* (StandarD S07 Compact Series) and B72310S0* (StandarD S10 Compact Series) series of extremely compact, leaded disk varistors. The new varistors cover a wide voltage range from 115 VRMS to 460...

November 14, 2022 06:39 AM

Thailand Facility Grand Opening

Electronics -- AVX - KYOCERA AVX's new flagship facility in Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand, features 1.2 million square feet of state-of-the-art design, manufacturing, testing, storage, and distribution space, meets FM Global standards, and features walkable ceilings,...

November 14, 2022 06:38 AM

Design-to-Source Intelligence: Enabling Smarter and Faster Design Cycles

Electronics -- Molex Blog - As modern devices become more complex, the task of designing them becomes equally as challenging. The needs of modern users are driving the demand for devices that deliver greater energy efficient, advanced functionality and reliability...

November 14, 2022 06:37 AM

KYOCERA AVX Opens Thailand Facility to Expand Ceramic and Tantalum Capacitors Production

Media -- Passive Components News - KYOCERA AVX's new flagship facility in Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand, features 1.2 million square feet of state-of-the-art design, manufacturing, testing, storage, and distribution space, meets FM Global standards, and features...

November 14, 2022 06:09 AM

Smoltek and YAGEO presents ultra-thin capacitors

Media -- Evertiq - Smoltek Nanotech Holding AB ("Smoltek") announces that the group company Smoltek Semi and its collaboration partner YAGEO, one of the world's largest capacitor manufacturers, will together present the first planned joint product, ultra-thin...

November 14, 2022 04:36 AM

Yageo expects business to decrease in 4Q22

Media -- DIGITIMES - Passive component maker Yageo expects fourth-quarter 2022 consolidated revenues to slip by less than 10% on quarter and the corresponding gross margin and operating profit margin to decline by about two percentage points sequentially, according...

November 14, 2022 04:35 AM

ITT Cannon underlines engineering innovation and sustainability at electronica 2022:

Media -- EE World - At electronica 2022, ITT Cannon will showcase its latest product innovations and robust interconnect portfolio that provides reliability across multiple end markets, including aerospace, defense, medical, e-mobility, industrial, and transportation....

November 14, 2022 04:33 AM

MLCC Capacitors in Implantable Applications

Media -- Passive Components News - Knowles Precision Devices blog explains requirements on MLCC ceramic capacitors in implantable medical applications such as Pacemakers and Defibrillators (ICDs) and what is a difference between these two devices. For [...]

November 14, 2022 04:30 AM

Bourns Releases LAN 100Base-TX Ethernet Transformer

Media -- Passive Components News - Bourns Magnetics Product Line is pleased to introduce an additional LAN Transformer, the Model SM91078L. This single-port 100Base-TX Ethernet Isolation Transformer module includes common mode chokes for noise rejection in [...]

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November 14, 2022 04:27 AM

Murata's latest chip ferrite beads first to deliver high-current and high-frequency(1GHz) noise suppression in automotive systems

Media -- SemiMedia - Murata has recently introduced the new BLM21HE series chip ferrite beads, which provide a power line noise suppression solution that exhibits high impedance at high frequencies for vehicles.

November 14, 2022 04:23 AM

New 90 deg weald backshells added to range of connector accessories from Lane Electronics

Media -- Components in Electronics - Lane Electronics, a franchised distributor for many of the industry's major electrical and electronic connector manufacturers, can now supply from stock the new 90⁰ Backshells from Weald Electronics which have been designed...

November 14, 2022 04:18 AM

TE Connectivity lends its industry and engineering expertise to TUC.technology development to help create next-generation modular interior applications for the vehicles of the future

Media -- Electronic Engineering Journal - As the world shifts its sights to autonomous and electric vehicles, TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has its finger on the pulse of the progression...

November 14, 2022 04:01 AM

KYOCERA AVX announces new MLCC part numbering

Media -- SemiMedia - KYOCERA AVX, the world's leading manufacturer of passive electronic components, announced the launch of a new global MLCC part numbering system this November.



The new global MLCC part numbering system will maximize manufacturing synergies...

November 14, 2022 03:51 AM

KYOCERA AVX at Electronica 2022

Media -- Passive Components News - The KYOCERA AVX team will showcase the company's complete line of trusted and proven component solutions optimized for advanced automotive, industrial, and high-reliability applications, amongst others. KYOCERA AVX, a leading...

November 14, 2022 03:50 AM

November 09, 2022

Kyocera/AVX Changes MLCC Part Numbering System

Aspencore -- EPS News - KYOCERA AVX, a leading global manufacturer of advanced electronic components engineered to accelerate technological innovation and build a better future, is introducing a new global MLCC part numbering system this November.

The new global...

November 09, 2022 08:47 PM

New Murata chip ferrite beads unique in solving wide band noise - including high-frequency range(1GHz) issues within high-current automotive systems

Business Wire -- The new BLM21HE series of chip ferrite beads have the unique capability of providing vehicles with power line noise suppression solutions.

November 09, 2022 07:37 AM

KYOCERA AVX is Exhibiting at Electronica 2022

Electronics -- AVX - The KYOCERA AVX team will showcase the company's complete line of trusted and proven component solutions optimized for advanced automotive, industrial, and high-reliability applications, amongst others.

November 09, 2022 07:29 AM

Single Pair Ethernet, IIoT and the "Last Meter" Challenge

Electronics -- Molex Blog - With Industry 4.0, or the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), the benefits of intelligent, connected equipment have already been proven. However, in order for the full benefit of the Industrial Metaverse and the vision of seamless sensor...

November 09, 2022 07:28 AM

KYOCERA AVX Announces New MLCC Part Numbering System

Electronics -- AVX - The new global MLCC part numbering system launching this November will maximize manufacturing synergies within KYOCERA AVX and the KYOCERA Electronics Components Group and make it easier for customers to search the entire brand portfolio.

November 09, 2022 07:27 AM

MLCC Demand Weaken, Inventory Correction about to End in 4Q22

Media -- Passive Components News - MLCC capacitor market development indicates that the end is near for the inventory correction period in the Chinese spot market. Despite persistence of weak demand, decline in prices of consumer-spec [...]

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November 09, 2022 06:46 AM

Murata announces construction of new production building in China

Media -- SemiMedia - Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. announced that its manufacturing subsidiary Wuxi Murata Electronics Co., Ltd. has started construction of a new production building and associated buildings in November 2022.

November 09, 2022 06:19 AM

CAP-XX Releases Miniature Supercapacitor for IoT

Media -- Passive Components News - CAP-XX releases ultra-small 5mm cylindrical supercapacitor to power IoT devices. CAP-XX, the leading manufacturer of ultra-thin prismatic, cylindrical, and Lithium-Ion supercapacitors, has launched its smallest ever 5 millimetre...

November 09, 2022 06:15 AM

Murata Expands MLCC Production in China in Response to EV, 5G Market Growth

Media -- Passive Components News - Murata Manufacturing Co., a leading Japanese manufacturer of ceramic passive electronic components, particularly Multi-layer Ceramic Capacitors (MLCCs), plans to invest JPY 45 billion (US$305 million) to boost MLCC production...

November 09, 2022 06:14 AM

Decline in prices of consumer-spec MLCCs eased during 4Q22

Media -- Evertiq - Despite the persistence of weak demand, TrendForce says that the decline in prices of consumer-spec MLCCs has eased during 4Q22 as inventory falls on the Chinese spot market.

November 09, 2022 06:11 AM

November 07, 2022

Murata boosts MLCC capacity in China in its largest investment to target EV, 5G smartphone markets

Media -- DIGITIMES - Murata Manufacturing Co., a leading Japanese manufacturer of ceramic passive electronic components, particularly Multi-layer Ceramic Capacitors (MLCCs), plans to invest JPY 45 billion (US$305 million) to boost production capacity in China's...

November 07, 2022 07:12 PM