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jimmyf

United Kingdom United Kingdom

Supplier Marketing Manager

Innovative product and technology marketeer, enthusiastic writer and translator, and author of the ultimately underwhelming blog "Oneday711": technology, travel, sport. Particularly interested in the impact innovation has on our lives - good and bad.

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jimmyf

Machine Safety

1 month ago

How to configure a Guardlink System

Read about the components you will need and the steps required to configure a Guardlink safety technology system.

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Machine Safety

1 month ago

What is Guardlink?

Guardlink is a new safety linking technology which provides safety and real-time diagnostic information for safety-related control systems, where traditionally, safety input devices have been connected in series.

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jimmyf

Electromechanical

3 months ago

TRACO POWER - Reliable Solutions for Complex Systems

TRACO POWER's future emphasis will focus increasingly on the highly demanding sectors of medical and railway/transport technology as well as the development of customer-specific power supply solutions.

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Articles

5 months ago

Machines as art exhibits?

Mike Nelson's exhibition is a warning that Britain's past was built on industrial and engineering heritage, and that lessons learned from the past play a vital role in shaping our collective national future.

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jimmyf

Electronics Design

9 months ago

Power Supplies for Medical Applications – everything you need to know about IEC 60601 and 2 x MOPP

Discover the main principles of IEC 60601 with respect to the supply of power, including the need for risk assessment. Also, learn about the practical steps for achieving 2 x MOPP compliance for medical devices.

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jimmyf

Connectors

9 months ago

To Terminal Block or Not? That is the question

Terminal blocks are one method of connecting electrical wires and come in a variety of shapes and sizes. You can normally find one that's compatible with your project, but using them does have disadvantages.

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jimmyf

Connectors

10 months ago

The Hirose EF1 Series - In-line Power Connection Made Easy

As industrial designs become ever more sophisticated, so demand grows for versatile connectors that deliver stable connection, fast, easy installation and high performance. HIROSE designed their new EF1 in-line power connectors to meet this demand.

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jimmyf

Internet of Things

10 months ago

Microchip AVR IoT kit for Google Cloud

Building secure, cloud-connected IoT designs can be a challenge, depending on the hardware kit you choose, security considerations, and cloud connectivity – all factors that can stop your IoT project in its tracks.

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jimmyf

Sensors

11 months ago

Honeywell HPM Series Particle Sensor: Measure and Manage Air Quality

Did you know?: the air on a busy street, with average traffic, may be cleaner than the air in your living room. Read how Honeywell's HPM Series Particle Sensors can help improve the quality of the air you breathe.

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Electronics Design

11 months ago

Técnico Solar Boat - powered by TRACO POWER DC/DC converters

Read about how TRACO POWER DC/DC converters were used to power the electrical system of Técnico Solar Boat, a solar powered boat developed by the Instituto Superior Técnico in Portugal.

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Internet of Things

11 months ago

Putting security back into IoT development – Microchip’s MicroAVR-IoT WG Development Board

Whilst many manufacturers continue to focus on developing Wi-Fi SoCs and microcontrollers that speed up time to market, new IoT-enabled designs can be put at risk of hacking when adequate security measures are not in place.

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Electronics Design

1 year ago

Musical Micas - RS Pro Mica Capacitors are ideal for audio applications

Audiophile components are often just a standard industrial product with a fancy name stamped on and a correspondingly hyped price tag. Now RS Pro has introduced a precision mica capacitor engineered specifically to be the best for audio applications

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