All posts by Mike Wheeler

Online app simplifies design and build of cables

Clarke & Severn Electronics have developed an online Cable Assembly Builder to simplify the task of designing and building custom cables, cutting out the need for getting quotes and therefore saving time. Available online at www.cseonline.com.au, a user needs to specify the cable, select the length of cable required, choose the connector/s suited to the … Continue reading Online app simplifies design and build of cables

Faster charge times for mobile devices

Power Integrations, in association with Weltrend Semiconductor, have announced a joint reference design describing an 18W, USB PD compliant, AC-DC power converter targeted at chargers for smart mobile devices. The design, titled DER-567, pairs the WT6630P USB Type-C PD controller from Weltrend with Power Integrations’ InnoSwitch-CP off-line CV/CC flyback switcher IC, enabling designers to produce … Continue reading Faster charge times for mobile devices

$5.98 Billion position sensor market – global forecast to 2022

Research and Markets has a new report on the position sensor market, which is expected to reach AUS$7.93 billion by 2022, at a CAGR of 6.27 per cent between 2017 and 2022. The key factors contributing to the growth of the studied market include the increasing investment in manufacturing infrastructure, integration of position sensors in … Continue reading $5.98 Billion position sensor market – global forecast to 2022

Leak detection sensor for outdoor telecoms

With a large proportion of telecom infrastructure being located outdoors, it will regularly be exposed to adverse weather conditions. The threat of rainwater ingress is something that telecom companies need to safeguard against, as the damage that ensues can have dire consequences – resulting in prolonged service interruptions and costly repair work. Carrying out systematic … Continue reading Leak detection sensor for outdoor telecoms