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Electronic device protection for 48 V loads

Electronic device protection for 48 V loads

With the new PTCB single-channel circuit breakers from Phoenix Contact, loads with a supply voltage of 48 V DC are now also electronically protected.

22nd February 2024

Power supplies offer a +50% boost power rating

Power supplies offer a +50% boost power rating

TDK Corporation announces the addition of higher power, three-phase AC input models to the TDK-Lambda DRB series of DIN rail mount power supplies. With 24V, 48V and 72V outputs, the products are rated for continuous operation at 480W or 960W and can deliver a boost of 720W and 1440W respectively for up to seven seconds.

14th February 2024

FDB Panel Fittings introduces long lock bodies for deep doors

FDB Panel Fittings introduces long lock bodies for deep doors

When designing custom housings for electrical/electronic equipment, FDB Panel Fittings asserts that it is essential to match door/frame depths to the door lock so as to ensure the required degree of sealing (IP rating) and gasket pull-down.

25th January 2024

Compact plug-and-play solution for circuit breakers

Compact plug-and-play solution for circuit breakers

TCP DC device circuit breakers from Phoenix Contact are the reclosable alternative for automotive fuses. The portfolio offers optimum overload protection for different applications with two characteristic curves.

17th January 2024

Compact and universal signal distribution

Compact and universal signal distribution

The new PT 2,5-2MTB Push-in terminal blocks from Phoenix Contact have two disconnect zones. In conjunction with the three double function shafts, they enable a wide range of distribution applications to be realised in a small space. Compared to a standard disconnect terminal block, Phoenix Contact says the compact PT 2,5-2MTB reduces the length of the terminal strip by half.

9th January 2024

Simplified mounting of preassembled DIN rails

Simplified mounting of preassembled DIN rails

The Railfix DIN rail adapter from Phoenix Contact optimises control cabinet building because it simplifies the mounting of fully equipped DIN rails. It is no longer necessary to remove individual components on the terminal strip in order to mount the DIN rail.

3rd January 2024

Latch solution from FDB Panel Fittings online

Latch solution from FDB Panel Fittings online

For time-critical applications where timely delivery of even a latching mechanism may be vital, the online team at FDB Panel Fittings offers a solution that encompasses ex-stock urgent delivery of a wide range of cam latches with barrel body and inserts.

15th December 2023

ABB solution for powering solar mining plant is solid gold

ABB solution for powering solar mining plant is solid gold

A bespoke end-to-end switchgear and circuit breaker solution from ABB Electrification is powering up a new mining plant in West Africa looking to significantly reduce emissions via the use of renewable energy.

27th November 2023

Schneider Electric announces expansion in Leeds

Schneider Electric announces expansion in Leeds

Schneider Electric is set to expand operations at its site in Leeds. It will invest £7.2 million in a facility upgrade, as well as creating 110 new jobs over the next five years.

3rd October 2023

Power supply with maximum functionality

Power supply with maximum functionality

The new Quint Power Plus version from Phoenix Contact is the solution for complex applications even under extreme ambient conditions.

2nd October 2023

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