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  • davecole

    20 hours ago

    Weirdly, that sounds like great fun!! I obviously mean scavenging for parts and making stuff, not the mud..
  • Tim canalside

    1 day ago

    Thanks for the reply, to answer your questions
    Yes it is off grid (canal boat) and the inverter is a Victron multi plus inverter/charger 12/volt 2000va/80amp
    It’s a pure sine wave 50hz
  • Boss

    1 day ago

    Here is a link if you haven't resolved.

    https://designspark.zendesk.com/hc/en-us
    Search "XML" or click on DesignSpark Electrical the first article gives a possible solution.
  • Boss

    1 day ago

    I saw you posted this in "Electronic Design", but don't recall XML issues in DSPCB, however if you go to the software community area:
    https://designspark.zendesk.com/hc/en-us
    Search "XML"...
  • Boss

    2 days ago

    @javier car nice answer the RS site is building up some good links.
    I use the component search engine with Library Loader. Here is the results just with generic search terms.
    https://rs.componentsearchengine.com/ga/search.html?searchString=37%20sub%20D&country=GB&language=en&source=4
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leonie

Articles

October 16, 2017 17:35

Interview with 'Escape' contestant Neera Kukadia

RS Components talks to promising young female engineer about engineering as a career and her ‘Escape’ experience – the new Channel 4 reality-TV programme.

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GreigRS

Motion Control

October 16, 2017 15:12

Inverter Drives for cost effective motor control

Inverter drives offer more than just torque and speed control to motors. They are essential for reducing energy costs through increased efficiency and also place less stress and loading on key drivetrain components, thus increasing service life.

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Ten22

Raspberry Pi

October 16, 2017 13:46

Making Your Pulse Race! The new Raspberry Pi 3 B and pi-topPULSE Kit

New from the DesignSpark branded stable is the Raspberry Pi 3 B and pi-topPULSE kit. If you need sounds, lights. Amazon Alexa and action, this is the kit for you!

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kjm12121

News

October 16, 2017 11:26

Alpha Wire Expands its Industrial Ethernet Collection

The immediate expansion of Alpha Wire's Alpha Essentials Industrial Ethernet catalog sees the introduction of 10 new constructions featuring a wide range of categories from CAT 5 to CAT 7 with varying gauge sizes, elemental resistance, and approvals.

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ROHM Semiconductor Europe

News

October 16, 2017 11:25

4 Free Apps Every Engineering Student Should Have

This article outlines four free engineering apps available that can make a real difference to engineering students in their day-to-day lives.

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Ten22

Wearables and Technology Lifestyle

October 16, 2017 11:05

Tech that watches you from the inside

Monitoring your glucose and lactate levels generally involves sticking a hypodermic needle into your arm and drawing some blood to be tested, not anymore.

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Jon_TE_Connectivity

LED Lighting

October 16, 2017 11:05

Elegant Luminaire Designs Made Possible by ‘Driver on Board’ Solution

Elegant Luminaire Designs Made Possible by ‘Driver on Board’

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FanManDan

Electromechanical

October 16, 2017 09:24

Why do we need airflow - System resistance and overcoming back pressure

If the need for air movement is to provide a healthy environment or to maintain a process temperature, there will be a defined path along which the air will take. Any component placed in the airflow path will impede its flow and create resistance

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karlwoodward

Development Kits

October 16, 2017 09:23

PSoC6 – an IoT Enhanced Powerhouse

When we were offered the chance to look at the PSoC6 CY8CKIT-062-BLE kit we jumped at it. We were given an early access program (EAP) kit to play with as we've thoroughly enjoyed PSoC kits of the past.

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dbhague

Motion Control

October 16, 2017 09:22

A guide to the four basic functions of a motor starter

This article outlines the elements needed to safely control and protect the multiple AC motors that power today’s industrial facilities. This includes short circuit protection and isolation.

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SteveCox3D

3D Printing and Design

October 16, 2017 09:13

Faster Workflows for Complex 3D Printing

New 3D printing materials are being introduced onto the market with increasing frequency. This article reviews one launched recently that could have a significant effect on the time taken to produce complex parts

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DesignSpark

Newsletters

October 16, 2017 09:06

Newsletter 16-10-17

This week; IoT security. Is it hot in there? Application security for USB-C, and dealing with thermal runaway.

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