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Data Con-X Mini USB for Harsh Environments


Switchcraft Conxall, a Heico company, has just introduced the IP67 and IP68 rated Mini USB series. These connectors are perfect for high speed communications in applications that require environmental protection, such as industrial equipment, emergency communications, GPS devices, medical data carts, data acquisition devices, safety systems, vehicular diagnostics and Unmanned Ground Vehicles. The Mini USB standard even fits many of the smart phones, so these connectors can be used to upload data or charge batteries.

Pelonis Introduces Green Fans, Blowers & Heaters for Medical Products


Pelonis Technologies’ innovative cooling fans and heating products for medical applications provide powerful energy efficient solutions for large and small medical equipment manufacturers.

Pelonis offers a complete line of cross flow fans, backward curve impellers, mini fans and blowers, induction motors, and energy efficient PTC ceramic heaters. Both AC and Brushless DC versions are available, with many options like tachometer output, PWM control, IP coating, locked rotor protection and life detection, finger guards and connectors.