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Titan 5G Highlights

by MWilliams | 28 June 2018 | Latest News & Information

AC-DC Power Supply & Battery Charger Get the versatility you need to power your harsh environment applications

Announcing Horizon’s new Titan 5th Generation Family of AC-DC Power Supplies

The T5G power supply delivers leading edge technology and performance with one of the most compact footprints in the market for harsh environment naturally cooled power supplies. This feature rich

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Harsh Environment Power Systems

by MWilliams | 22 May 2018 | Latest News & Information

With Horizon Electronics Ltd

At Power Products International we offer two main harsh environment power supplies and a harsh environment inverter. In association with our partner Horizon Electronics, we provide; the Titan 3G series IP68 Rated, the Titan 4G series IP66 Rated and the Inverter 4G series IP66 Rated.

Since 1970, Horizon Electronics has been a

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Power Semiconductors – Power Electronics for every Industry

by MWilliams | 12 March 2018 | Latest News & Information

When it comes to designing and manufacturing high power diode, thyristor and IGBT assemblies, Power Products International are the UK’s leading provider. We have well established partnerships with all major suppliers of power semiconductors and we carry a full range of extrusion profiles; making us able to handle all your requirements. Working with you on

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Thyristors and IGBTs Explained

by MWilliams | 21 February 2018 | Latest News & Information

Thyristor Controllers

Thyristor controllers are designed to control the battery heat of HVAC systems and the resistive loads within electric furnaces. Most of the time Thyristors will be involved when handling high currents and voltages, and often when control over alternating currents is needed. They are also used for power supplies for digital circuits; in case

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Power Products International At The Power Electronics Expo

by MWilliams | 28 December 2017 | Latest News & Information

We’re very excited to announce our involvement at the UK’s first national event dedicated to the advancements in power electronics. The Power Electronics Expo UK will be running on the 15th of March 2018 in the International Centre and we will be holding our own exhibition.

As a company we’ve developed from the power assembly

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Power Semiconductors and the Next Generation

by MWilliams | 19 December 2017 | Latest News & Information

The power semiconductor industry is facing new challenges produced by the new generation of power systems for rail equipment and solar panels. A variety of new semiconductor product groups such as; Silicon Carbide, Gallium Nitride and Silicon based IGBTs will soon take the lead in several markets. Regardless of which of the new technologies becomes

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One Partner For Next Generation Power Semiconductor Assemblies

by MWilliams | 11 October 2017 | Latest News & Information

The next generation of power systems for Electric Vehicles, Solar Power & Rail equipment are defining new challenges for the power semiconductor industry. A host of current and emerging semiconductor product groups are lining up to take the lead in the various markets – Silicon based IGBTs, MOSFETs, Superjunction MOSFETS, Silicon Carbide (SiC) or Gallium

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Power Products add Standard Range of Thyristor Control Products

by MWilliams | 12 September 2017 | Latest News & Information

Power Products International have entered into a partnership with Caledon Controls to offer a standard range of thyristor control products.

The range includes trigger modules, standalone thyristor controllers and integrated thyristor driver boards. Under the agreement, Power Products will be able to provide customers thyristor assemblies complete with trigger circuits or thyristor driver boards.

Recently released are

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Thyristor Controller Firing Methods

by MWilliams | 7 August 2017 | Latest News & Information

What Are The Most Common Thyristor Firing Methods?

Thyristors are controlled by sending the correct signal to the gate connection of the device. It will then continue to let current flow until the gate signal is removed and the voltage through it reaches zero. There are two main methods of firing the thyristors:

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Selection Of Heat Sink Materials

by MWilliams | 13 July 2017 | Latest News & Information

Thermal Properties of Aluminium and Copper

The efficiency of a thermal management system can be considered to be a measure of how well the system conducts heat away from the source(s) to the outside world. Commonly used materials in heat sink construction, such as Aluminium and Copper, have defined thermal properties, which help to identify the

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