Latest Capacitor Stories

2013-09-24 23:25:31

New cutting-edge research study “Flexible AC Transmission System (FACTS) Market by Compensation (Shunt, Series, Combined), Component (Thyristors, Capacitor Banks, Reactors), Application, Industry Vertical (Electric Utilities, Steel, Mining), Global Forecast & Analysis (2013 - 2018)” elaborated by MarketsandMarkets (M&M) has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. According to the report, the worldwide FACTS market is forecast to reach approximately USD 1.4 billion by...

2013-09-17 23:34:12

Aerovox Corp., a leading provider of film capacitors to the passive components market has launched Chinese and Spanish sections on the company’s website (http://www.aerovox.com). The new web pages will better serve Aerovox’s customers in China and Spanish-speaking countries, and help prospective customers more easily learn about the company. (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 Aerovox Corp., a leading provider of film capacitors to the passive components market, announced today that it has...

2013-09-04 23:20:21

Flexible AC Transmission System (FACTS) Market report examines the Global Flexible AC Transmission System Market from all the market aspects such as drivers, restraints, future opportunities, burning issues, and winning imperatives; in detail. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/flexible-ac-transmission-system-market-1228.html (PRWEB) September 04, 2013 According to the new market research report “Flexible AC Transmission System (FACTS) Market by Compensation (Shunt, Series,...

To Prove A Point, Transparent Artificial Muscle Plays Grieg
2013-08-29 15:24:05

Harvard University Gel-based audio speaker demonstrates capabilities of ionic conductors, long thought limited in application In a materials science laboratory at Harvard University, a transparent disk connected to a laptop fills the room with music—it's the "Morning" prelude from Peer Gynt, played on an ionic speaker. No ordinary speaker, it consists of a thin sheet of rubber sandwiched between two layers of a saltwater gel, and it's as clear as a window. A high-voltage signal...

2013-07-26 23:01:09

The Samxon brand includes Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors (E-Caps), Electric Double-layer Capacitors (EDLC), Power Film Capacitors and X-Con brand Conductive Polymer Aluminum Capacitors (Polymer Caps). Fremont, CA (PRWEB) July 26, 2013 Electronic Components Distributor, STI Certified Electronics Inc., recognized by design engineers as having a broad product portfolio and excellent design support, and Samxon Electronic Components Ltd., a Hong Kong based manufacturing and sales Company...

2013-07-23 23:32:38

Increasing usefulness is main objective of new catalog of capacitors, resistors, inductors and other SMT components. Austin, TX (PRWEB) July 23, 2013 Venkel, the Austin, Texas based supplier of Surface Mount Components, has just released an update to its Surface Mount Components Catalog. The 176 page catalog represents a complete redesign and includes extensive structural and layout changes, as well as significantly more technical data designed to increase its usefulness to engineering...

2013-07-09 23:01:50

Open Access Technology International, Inc. (OATI) describes efficient method of utilizing voltage regulators and capacitors to achieve power/energy demand reduction. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 OATI presented its innovative approach to Conservation Voltage Reduction (CVR) with Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) at the annual Florida Electric Cooperatives Association (FECA) Engineers Conference. FECA is the professional trade association that represents the collective...

2013-06-29 23:18:02

We have expanded Q/QRL series and it now includes three times as many ratings and values that offer higher voltage and more capacitance. This series is effective at reducing voltage transients and increasing the operating life of switching devices such as relays, contactors and semiconductor switches. Liberty, SC (PRWEB) June 29, 2013 Cornell Dubilier announced today that it has expanded its Quencharc®, Q/QRL Series of arc suppressors to include three times as many ratings and values...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.