Mill-Max Rolls Out Omniball® Spring-Loaded Contacts

May 11th, 2020

Mill-Max has developed a superior interconnect product to address the challenges of making sliding or rotating connections. The unique Omniball® spring-loaded contact (patent pending) features a rolling ball interface, enabling mating components to engage in lateral, rotational and angular alignments while providing optimal electrical, mechanical and structural reliability.

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TDK Corporation Announces the TDK-Lambda Brand DIN Rail Mount DDA DC-DC Converters

May 4th, 2020

TDK announces wide input and output range convection cooled DIN rail mount DC-DC converters delivering up to 250W per output.  The series uses step-down non-isolated power modules that operate from an input range of 9 up to 53Vdc, with a wide adjustable output voltage range of 3.3 up to 24V. The DDA is ideally suited for generating additional low cost, high current outputs from an existing 24V bus in industrial, semi fabrication and test and measurement equipment.

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Control Sales Merges with ESA Technical Marketing

April 20th, 2020

On April 1st, Control Sales merged with ESA Technical Marketing, adding key lines and the talents of Diana Nawrocki as Executive Vice President and Account Manager.  

Control Sales and ESA are highly compatible, having competed on many projects over the years, and holding similar business philosophies and practices. By joining forces and combining our experience and expertise, we increase our ability to provide value for our customers and business partners. 

Diana has been with ESA for 20 years, working in outside sales and transitioned to ownership.  She is recognized in the rep industry as a rising star for her exceptional sales skills.  She is high energy and engaging, and we are thrilled to have her on our team.   

The merger creates a more comprehensive line card for Control Sales. We can now offer our customers expanded solutions for lighting, thermal interface, magnetics, transformers, and mil/aero power. More information will be coming soon as we roll out our new lines. 

The combined company is operating under the legal name Controls Sales, Inc. headquartered in Schaumburg. Our manufacturing and distributor partners can rely on the same personal working relationships they have had in the past.  

Please join us as we look forward to an exciting future for our customers, business partners and employees. 

Announcing the introduction of the TDK-Lambda brand CUS600M AC-DC power supply series in a 3 x 5” footprint

March 11th, 2020

Rated at 600W these compact products meet curve B conducted and radiated EMI in either a Class I or Class II (double insulated) construction, without the need for external filtering.  This flexibility allows the CUS600M to be used in a wide range of applications, including home healthcare, medical, dental, test and measurement, broadcast and industrial equipment.

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C&K’s Newest Introduction “KSC Tireless Endurance” Advances the Marketplace for Tact Switches

February 24th, 2020

C&K announces the launch of its new KSC Tireless Endurance switch, a revolutionary new addition to C&K’s tactile product portfolio to help ease the design cycle by offering a long-standing lifetime for its size and force range. A superior offering for demanding applications in the industrial, elevator, and gaming industries.

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C&K Debuts TF3 Miniature Snap Switch Series

February 24th, 2020

Now offering a three-millimeter disconnection gap for switching high currents, 25A maximum ampacity and best-in-class safety capabilities, the TF3 is the ultimate solution for high-power amperage industrial environments and for applications such as elevators, stair lifts and power tools.

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C&K Debuts THB Miniature Thumbstick Switch for High End Gaming Joysticks, Drones, and Industrial Controllers

February 24th, 2020

THB expands C&K’s burgeoning Navigation Switch product line featuring a versatile, high-quality dual axis lever with integrated center select thumbstick that meets the reliability requirements demanded by premium controller products including high end drones, gaming peripherals, and industrial controllers.

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Mill-Max Announces New First Mate/Last Break Spring-Loaded Connectors

February 19th, 2020

Mill-Max Manufacturing Corp., Inc. announces a new line of spring-loaded products; with single and double row First Mate/Last Break (FMLB) connectors. These connectors support applications where electrical signals must be made and broken in sequence rather than all at once, such as in hot swapping or hot plugging.

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ITT Cannon MKJ Mini-Circular Featuring NEW MKJ Clip Lock

February 19th, 2020

At half the size and weight of traditional military grade interconnects, the MKJ Miniature Circular Connectors for commercial aviation, military & soldier-worn applications transmit data, signal & power when it matters most.

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Neonode Expands Its Touch Sensor Offering

January 28th, 2020

Neonode Inc., the optical interactive sensing technology company, is pleased to announce it is expanding its line of touch sensors.

Neonode has established its line of sensor modules as the go-to component for adding touch input, on any surface and in-air, to new and existing products. This new type of touch sensor is intended to be mounted on the side of the touch surface – enabling new levels of design freedom and allowing for integration in a wider range of applications.

The new touch sensors are available at in nine lengths, to support interaction areas from 3” to 16” diagonally.

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