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Blog | Oct 21, 2020
Functional Ground and Protection Classes in Power Supplies

When you're selecting a power supply, you have many specifications and requirements to keep in mind. In particular, you'll need to consider the protection class you need and if a functional ground ...

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Blog | Oct 21, 2020
The Benefits of Wide Operating Temperature Power Supplies

When you're selecting a power supply for your system, you'll need to consider its ambient operating temperature range. Running your power supply within its specified operating temperatures are ...

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Blog | Oct 9, 2020
Addressing Power Challenges With Power Distribution Units

Industrial electrical systems face numerous challenges in their everyday operation. Power surges, inefficiency, low uptime and electromagnetic interference, along with other issues, can all diminish ...

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Blog | Sep 3, 2020
EMC in Medical Applications

In today’s world, all electrical and electronic devices employ very high frequency switching circuits that generate unwanted high frequency electrical signals or noise that can cause Electromagnetic ...

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Blog | Jul 24, 2020
Methods of Achieving CF Patient Leakage Isolation in a Medical Device

  Leakage current is a type of non-functional current that flows through an electrical device, even when the power to it is turned off. Sometimes referred to as "vampire power," leakage current ...

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Blog | Jun 24, 2020
The Importance of PDUs in Test Equipment

The value and prominence of complex test equipment is growing rapidly across a number global industries. Custom test equipment systems play a critical role in quality control and throughput for ...

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Blog | Apr 30, 2020
Step-by-Step Process for Selecting An EMI Filter

Today’s electrical and electronic devices employ high-frequency switching circuits, which create high-frequency electrical signals that propagate through the cables and air, called electromagnetic ...

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Blog | Mar 26, 2020
EMI Filter Installation Best Practices

Electromagnetic interference (EMI) filters are crucial for a wide range of equipment and devices. Installing an EMI filter helps them function as intended and prevent them from interfering with other ...

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Blog | Feb 21, 2020
IEC/EN/UL 62368-1 Compliance and Standards

Product safety standards are constantly changing to keep up with the latest technology, and a substantial change is quickly approaching. The new IEC 62368-1 compliance standards are set to replace ...

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Blog | Feb 12, 2020
How to Design a Custom EMI Filter

An EMI Filter is required to protect electrical devices from electromagnetic interference (EMI). Filter design and selection depends on the EMI regulations, electrical specifications and other design ...

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Blog | Jan 10, 2020
3-Phase Power: Delta vs Wye Explained

Electricity is used to power a multitude of devices that are designed for the convenience and necessity of people and processes around the world. Three-phase power plays a key role in the design of ...

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Blog | Jan 3, 2020
EMC Compliance Case Studies

Designing for EMC compliance can be extremely difficult as many dynamic variables must interact to provide a “clean”, upfront design. There are, however, a number of good EMC design practices that ...

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