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1 month agoAs an Engineer who writes the manuals, I have a tendency to read them as well! A handy trait to develop.
1 month agoBut we are engineers, what is this foreign concept of reading the manual? Like you, I always read the manual just after things have gone wrong.
1 month agoA great read and interesting to see how these tests are carried out by manufacturers.
1 month agoI'm with you friend, after years of flat pack furniture assembly you'd think I learn to read the instructions first.
9 months agoI notice that this controller box has four different control methods for adjusting the fan speed.
1/ Use an external thermistor to measure the temperature and control the PWM duty, set the...
May 18, 2017 13:40
Are you running fans for ventilation or cooling? Do you want to save money and energy? By controlling your fans and not running them at full speed, you could benefit from lower energy consumption and improved whole-life costs.
May 11, 2017 14:07
C&K have created a guide to their portfolio, allowing you to choose from their huge variety of switches tailored to meet the requirements of the lighting industry.
May 5, 2017 13:58
Solid State Relays hints & tips, learn more about Solid State Relays, benefits, operation and selection.
May 5, 2017 09:30
With my interest in applications, materials and performance, I am fascinated to understand exactly what "vandal resistance" actually means in the world of switches...
January 13, 2017 11:28
We are spending the majority of our time indoors meaning that we should take care that the environment that we live in is not detrimental to our wellbeing. In this article, Dan Hopkins from ebm-papst explains the importance of ventilation.
November 18, 2016 12:57
Pick the right cable for your next application, it could never go wrong with an EcoCable Mini.
October 27, 2016 13:38
Often seen in the cockpit of military or commercial aircrafts, and also used in the control of machines such as cranes, trucks, wheelchairs and more – today it is also well recognised in the world of computer gaming!
August 11, 2016 14:38
The Series 84 from EAO is a range of compact 22.5mm switches that are especially suited for flush or raised mounting, and are particularly optimised for PCB termination.
August 8, 2016 09:34
The new San Ace Pulse Width Modulation (PWM) fan controller is designed as a dedicated unit capable of easily controlling PWM fans.
August 4, 2016 10:14
Looking for high quality cable assembly products for critical fibre-optic cabling infrastructure? Look no further than the expanded range from Rosenberger at RS Components.
July 5, 2016 14:33
Ingress Protection (IP) is a standard protection rating on electrical enclosures that are considered waterproof or dust proof.
June 28, 2016 13:48
Since their appearance in the early 1970s, solid state relays (SSRs) have been steadily evolving, covering an ever wider range of applications, from the industrial and commercial sectors, up to highly demanding applications in the transportation, aerospace and defense markets.