Company and power solutions technical articles, industry information, and success stories.

Blog | Nov 9, 2023
Powering CO2 and Semiconductor Lasers

Both CO2 and semiconductor lasers create concentrated beams of light, usually used for cutting away material, but they work in drastically different ways. They generate power through two different ...

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Blog | Nov 8, 2023
MIL 461 Compliance

Failure isn't an option in military operations, and electromagnetic interference (EMI) can cause many problems for mission-critical electronics that put operations at risk. Military Standard 461 ...

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Blog | Nov 7, 2023
Switching From SCR to Switch Mode Power Supplies

The right power supply could present a hidden opportunity for energy savings. While SCR power supplies have been invaluable for power regulation in many applications, they are bulky, require heating ...

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Blog | Nov 3, 2023
Powering the Future: Plasma Generation Power Supply

Plasma generation tools play a crucial role in producing high-intensity plasma, which serves as the backbone of numerous industries such as flat screen coatings and semiconductor manufacturing. ...

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Blog | Oct 2, 2023
MTBF, Service Life, Warranty, and Product Life Cycle Management

In electrical systems, power supplies stand as the unsung heroes, silently ensuring the continuous and dependable operation of vital equipment across diverse industries. Whether in manufacturing, ...

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Blog | Sep 29, 2023
How Do Uninterruptible Power Supplies Work?

An uninterruptible power supply (UPS) is a crucial facility infrastructure from surgical suites to international enterprises and mission-critical military operations. UPS systems deliver real-time ...

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Blog | Aug 24, 2023
How Long Does a UPS Battery Last: Understanding Run Time and Lifetime of a UPS Battery

Many individuals and businesses rely on uninterruptible power supplies (UPSs) to maintain operations. While these systems are critical, especially in medical applications, they require maintenance ...

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Blog | Jul 25, 2023
Tackling the Challenge of High Output Slew Rates in Semiconductor and Laser Applications

In specific manufacturing processes, a pressing need arises for swift programming and precise response to output load transients. This necessity is particularly critical regarding the power source ...

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Blog | Jun 22, 2023
Power Requirements for MIL Technology Development

The rapidly advancing technologies in high-energy lasers, high-power microwaves, E/M technology, and sonic weapons require ever-increasing DC power in MIL systems. To keep the development costs low, ...

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Blog | May 18, 2023
5 Applications that Require Uninterruptible Power Supplies

Just about every part of our daily lives relies on electrical energy, most of which comes from wall power, which taps into the power grid. The AC power from the grid can be accessed by most. While ...

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Blog | May 10, 2023
Guide to EMC Standards for Home Appliances

When designing any electronic device, electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) is one of the top considerations. With good EMC, you can keep your device from emitting and receiving signals that can ...

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Blog | Feb 8, 2023
Isolated vs. Non-Isolated Power Supplies

In a highly digital world, it's easy to take the safety of electronics for granted. We can hold phones in our pockets, get hooked up to medical equipment, and ride in planes without being shocked, ...

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