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Smallest 400 Watt convection cooled power supply for medical and industrial applications

Posted on 04-Oct-2016 11:32:00

The CCL400 series of highly efficient convection cooled 400 Watt AC-DC power supplies have a typical efficiency up to 94% and a flat efficiency curve over virtually the entire load range & does not require any forced air cooling. With little heat generated due to the high efficiency, the components within the CCL400 run at lower temperatures, leading to increased reliability and service life.

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Tags: Reliability, Components

Robust 650 W supply meets MIL-STD-810F and ANSI/ISA standards for demanding applications

Posted on 26-Jul-2016 15:19:50

The HHP650 series of rugged AC-DC power supplies is designed for heavy-use industrial applications where an electrically & mechanically robust solution  is required.

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Tags: AC-DC Power Supplies, Reliability

Cooling Power Supplies

Posted on 13-Aug-2015 09:26:06

Power supplies generate waste heat which has to be dissipated. They typically have either convection cooled or forced cooled ratings or, in some cases, both. Forced cooled power supplies may incorporate a cooling fan, or may specify the user cooling required to operate the unit at maximum load and ambient temperature.

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Tags: Power Supply Enclosures, Reliability

Factors That Affect Power Supply Reliability

Posted on 21-Jul-2015 14:03:00

The most important factor is good, careful design based on sound experience, resulting in known safety margins. Unfortunately, this does not show up in any predictions, since they assume a perfect design.

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Tags: Reliability

Understanding reliability terminology that affect power supplies

Posted on 05-May-2014 09:50:00

There are many aspects to understanding how to design reliable products, but let’s start by some explanation of the terminology used when describing reliability.

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Tags: Reliability