Military, Aerospace & Hi-Rel

January 2021
SMD MLCCs Offer Lead (Pb) Bearing Termination Finishes
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. introduced a new series of surface-mount multilayer ceramic chip capacitors (MLCCs) with a lead (Pb)-bearing termination finish suitable for low Earth orbit (LEO) satellites and other space, military, and avionics applications requiring tin whisker mitigation. Operating temperatures ca
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Date:
01/27/2021

Harwin's Datamate Mix-Tek Cable Housings Available at TTI
TTI, Inc., announces the availability of Datamate Mix-Tek Cable Housings from stock. Harwin’s Datamate Mix-Tek is a 2mm pitch (signal) and 4mm pitch (power/coaxial) high-reliability, high-performance connector range with a proven track record for performance under extreme conditions. Male and female cable conn
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Date:
01/25/2021
Latest SOSA Aligned Backplanes from Elma Feature 6, 8 Slots
As The Open Group Sensor Open Standards Architecture, or SOSA initiative continues to move towards completion, Elma Electronic Inc. has added two 3U backplanes to its growing family of products aligned to Snapshot 3 of the SOSA Technical Standard. Available populated with or without VITA 67.3 connectors for ti
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Date:
01/25/2021
XP Power Launches 1500W Programmable DC Power Supplies
XP Power announces the introduction of the PLS1500 series of 1500W rated, 1U high, 19” rack-mount programmable DC power supplies. This latest extension complements the 600W PLS600 range for higher power equipment in a wide variety of OEM, industrial, and laboratory applications. Typical applications include co
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Date:
01/12/2021
Boeing Satellites use Radiation-Tolerant Vicor Power Modules
Vicor announced the launch of its first radiation-fault-tolerant DC-DC converter power modules, housed in the new Vicor plated SM-ChiP package. Capable of powering low-voltage ASICs of up to 300 watts from a 100V nominal power source, the ChiPs were tested by Boeing to be resilient to 50krad of total ionizing do
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Date:
01/07/2021