Distribution

Borri appoints distribution partners as sales jump 60 per cent

The Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) specialists, Borri Ltd saw its UK product sales increase by 60% during 2012 and to meet this rise in sales and continued demand for the company’s plug ‘n’ play, single phase UPS solutions the company has selected two major distributing partners.

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Compact quad-core computer-on-module from Ka-Ro sampling from Solid State Supplies

Solid State Supplies has announced sample availability of the new TX6Q Computer-on-Module (CoM) from Ka-Ro electronics. Based on Freescale"s i.MX 6 Series quad processor platform, the TX6Q is one of the industry’s smallest CoM modules centred on the quad-core ARM Cortex-A9 architecture.

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RS Components reaches 300,000 download milestone for its 3D CAD model programme

RS Components (RS) has recorded 300,000 downloads of 3D CAD models from the RS website. This milestone for the distributor has been achieved just over two years after it launched the 3D CAD programme to provide engineers with access to an extensive library of 3D models downloadable completely free-of-charge from the RS website.

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Cyntech offers the Sloan Flexiprint range of surface mount LED strips

Cyntech Components, a specialist supplier of electro-mechanical components and power supplies, is making available the Flexiprint range of LEDs from Sloan Precision Optoelectronics. The Flexiprint product is a flexible ribbon of printed circuit board mounted with LEDs at regular intervals and backed with a heat-resistant adhesive tape.

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Atmel’s Cortex-A5 MPUs for embedded industrial applications now available from MSC Gleichmann

The specialist high technology distributor, MSC Gleichmann, is now supporting Atmel"s latest, highest performance, low-power SAMA5D3 series of embedded microprocessor units (MPUs) which are based on the ARM Cortex-A5 core. The SAMA5D3 series is designed for embedded applications in the industrial space, including factory and building automation, smart grid, medical and handheld terminals, along with consumer applications such as smart watches and outdoor GPS devices.

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Cree and Acal BFi sign GaN RF franchise agreement

Cree and Acal BFI, a division of Acal, have signed a franchise agreement, to increase the sale of Cree RF components in Italy, Spain, Germany, Poland, Czech Republic, The Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Hungary and Luxemburg.

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RS Components looks to support rapid prototyping with new mbed application board

RS Components (RS) has announced the availability of a new mbed application board. Based around the mbed developer platform, the new application board includes a host of connectors and external interfaces, eliminating the requirement for add-on boards and thus reducing valuable design time for engineers.

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TT electronics introduces high power resistors targeting HEVs

TT electronics has introduced the WPRT Series of Wirewound Power Radial Terminal Resistors, qualified to AEC-Q200 and designed to address the specific requirements of high power applications including Hybrid Electric Vehicles (HEVs). With the introduction of the WPRT Series, TT electronics is able to now offer the industry’s widest range of ratings and configurations.

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Mouser now stocking MCOIL metal power inductors

Mouser Electronics has announced the immediate availability of the award-winning TAIYO YUDEN MCOIL Metal Power Inductor, a new series of coil components that use magnetic metallic materials. A recipient of the Hearst Electronic Products’ 2012 Product of the Year Award, MCOIL inductors use a new type of magnetic core, permitting handling of higher current levels than other power inductors of their size.

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Kepco extends KLN series of programmable DC power supplies

The American power supply manufacturer, KEPCO has extended its KLN series of programmable DC power supplies with the introduction of twenty-six new models. The new instruments are divided into two ranges: 1U models rated at 1500W and 2U models rated at 3000W, with each offering a choice of thirteen different max voltage/current combinations.

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