A discussion of the different considerations for choosing a fuse, some of the industry vernacular, and applications for different kinds of fuses.
An introduction to fuses and their key characteristics and an explanation of how to determine which fuse should be selected for proper circuit protection.
Highly-integrated MCUs from suppliers including ADI, TI, and Freescale, offer designers the ability to create effective PLL grid-synchronization algorithms.
An outline some of the many device and topology options available to incorporate features that protect systems for both open and short circuit LED strings.
This article looks at the requirements for protecting the power and data lines in USB connections considering their hot-pluggability and the transients that need to be protected against.
This article discusses how to electrically protect LEDs which are at higher risk than traditional lamps of damage from ESD and electrical transients caused by power supply problems and lightning strikes.
The latest in circuit protection standards & new fuse product developments for LED lighting.
LEDs have a well-deserved reputation for high-efficiency operation, not to mention high reliability. Properly specified and implemented, LEDs should and do satisfy virtually every lighting application.