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MDDI
What You Need to Know: IEC 60601-1-2 4th Edition

Lorenzo Cividino discusses what medical device manufacturers need to keep in mind as the compliance date for the fourth edition of the IEC 60601-1-2 standard approaches.
02/2017
Medical Design and Outsourcing
Preventing electrostatic discharge in home healthcare products

As medical devices increasingly move into the home, their designers are encountering a new challenge: electrostatic discharge. The 4th edition of EMC/IEC 60601-1-2 requirements, set to take effect in April, offers some answers, says SL Power applications engineer Don Baldwin.
02/2017
Today's Medical Developments
Internal, External AC/DC Power Solutions at MD&M West

SL Power Electronics' specialists highlight important medical trends and power solutions for next generation medical devices, helping take medical devices from concept to market.
02/2017
Evaluation Engineering
DesignCon exhibitors preview product highlights

DesignCon gets underway next week in Santa Clara with a 14-track technical program beginning Tuesday January 19 and exhibits open Wednesday and Thursday afternoons. SL Power will exhibit its TE Series supplies for test-and-measurement applications. The supplies exceed efficiency level VI requirements per the U.S. Department of Energy and comply fully with the Heavy Industrial levels of various EN61000-4-x standards for EMC.
01/2017
Electronic Specifiyer
Critical power solutions on show at DesignCon 2017

During DesignCon 2017, SL Power will showcase its families of AC/DC internal and external power solutions for powering critical solutions at booth 642. At this conference for chip, board, and systems design engineers in Silicon Valley, SL Power will showcase external products that address the new Level VI efficiency requirements from the Department of Energy.
01/2017
Design World - Test & Measurement Handbook
Managing interfaces in power supplies for test equipment

An awareness of standards for conducted and radiated emissions helps in fielding power supplies that don't cause havoc in attached electronics.
12/2016
Medical Design & Outsourcing
What are the Considerations for Selecting a Power Supply

This article discusses how choosing the right power supply is imperative for an overall successful product. With the ongoing goal of increased density, reliability and efficiencies, power specifications need to be reviewed carefully. Product life, temperature, input voltage, load and cooling are vital considerations. So are meeting standards for safety, Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) and regulatory environmental impact compliance.
12/16
Power Electronic TIPS
Internal ac/dc power supplies meet EN61000-4-x EMC standards, boast 90 percent efficiency

SL Power adds the new TB110 Series internal power supplies to its comprehensive power solutions for test and measurement applications. We are excited to introduce our new TB110 power supply for our test and measurement as well as ITE customers who need to solve ongoing challenges with EMI, EMC, ESD, surge and radiated noise, said Paul Kingsepp, global product manager for SL Power Electronics.
12/2016
Power Systems Design
Video: SL Power Showcases Products during electronica in Munich

PSDtv - In this episode, SL Power walks us through their booth at electronica 2016 and describes several of their latest advancements in power management for test and measurement, medical and LED lighting and entertainment applications.
11/2016
Evaluation Engineering
SL Power introduces high-efficiency 110-W AC/DC power supplies

The new TB110 Series models offer up to 90% efficiency and a compact form factor. These new models are suitable when high efficiency as well as superior EMI protection and EMC performance are required.
11/2016
ThomasNet
TB110 Series Power Supplies feature full EMC protection

Featured with 90 to 264 Vac universal input, the TB110 Series Power Supplies deliver 12 V, 24 V, and 48 V output. Providing 15-year e-cap life at 40 degrees C, the unit provides 1,000,000 hours MTBF at 50 degrees C. Delivering output power up to 110 watts with airflow and 80 watts when convection cooled, the TB110 measures 2.0 x 4.0 x 1.4 inches. Product is suitable for noise sensitive test devices such as analyzers, signal generators, analytical instruments.
11/2016
Facility Executive
TB110 Series AC to DC Power Supply

The TB110 Series from SL Power Electronics is an AC to DC power supply. It is designed to ensure easy integration into test and measurement and industrial applications. The TB110 delivers up to 110 watts of output power with airflow, or 80 watts when convection cooled. Greater than 1,000,000 hours MTBF (mean time between failures) is calculated at 122 degrees F.
11/2016
Science Technology Gazette
SL Power showcases at electronica 2016

SL Power Presents Highly Efficient Power Supplies for Medical, LED Lighting, Test and Measurement Applications at Stand 263 during electronica 2016. Powering Critical Solutions is the Theme for 4-day Munich Show.
11/16
Electronics Specifier
SL Power to exhibit at electronica 2016

SL Power will showcase its families of AC/DC power supplies for a range of medical, LED lighting and entertainment systems, and test and measurement applications during electronica November 8-11, 2016, in Munich.
10/2016
Evaluation Engineering
SL Power to exhibit at electronica 2016

During electronica in Munich, SL Power executives will discuss important issues such as 4th Edition EMC standard for medical devices, the latest on LED lighting trends, and new Level VI+ products
10/2016
Electronics Specifier
External power supply complies to Level VI+

240W external power supplies from SL Power Electronics are compliant to Level VI+. The TE240 series of external power supplies are designed for ease of integration with test and measurement equipment and industrial applications that require enhanced levels of performance at higher power levels.
10/2016
Electronic Products
Enhanced Level VI+ Power Supplies Offer Enhanced EMI Performance

The Level VI+ TE90 Series of external power supplies are designed for integration with test and measurement equipment and industrial systems. The supplies offer efficiency performance that exceeds the Level VI standard from the Department of Energy (DOE).
10/2016
Power Electronics News
SL Power launches the 240-watt model of its comprehensive external TE power supply family

Aimed at the test and measurement industry, the SL Power 240-Watt single-output TE240 Series models are Level VI+ compliant external power supplies designed for easy integration with test and measurement equipment and industrial applications that require enhanced levels of performance at higher power levels.
10/2016
Plant Engineering
External power supplies for test and measurement integration

SL Power Electronics' TE240 series of external power supplies are designed for integration with test and measurement equipment and industrial applications that require enhanced levels of performance at higher power levels.
10/2016
Power Electronic TIPS
240-W external power supplies hit Level VI efficiency standards

SL Power Electronics announced the introduction of the TE240 Series external power supplies to its extensive Level VI+ family. The single-output TE240 Series models are highly efficient, Level VI+ compliant external power supplies designed for easy integration with test and measurement equipment and industrial applications that require enhanced levels of performance at higher power levels.
09/2016
Medical Design and Outsourcing
New external power supplies for home healthcare from SL Power

SL Power Electronics announced its newest addition to its family of medical-grade external power supplies, the ME40 Series. The new 40-watt ac/dc external power supply is specifically designed to meet the unique power requirements of home healthcare devices, such as patient-monitoring equipment and respiratory devices that require a high level of EMC, EMI and AC input performance.
09/2016
Control Engineering
External power supplies for test and measurement integration

SL Power Electronics' TE240 series of external power supplies are efficient, Level VI+ compliant, and designed for integration with test and measurement equipment and industrial applications that require enhanced levels of performance at higher power levels.
09/2016
ThomasNet
External 240 W Power Supply exceeds Level VI performance

Designed for facilitated integration within test and measurement equipment and industrial applications, single-output TE240 Series delivers up to 240 W of DC power and incorporates electrolytic capacitors that provide >7-year life operation.
09/2016
Automation
SL Power introduces TE40 power supply for test & measurement

The new TE40 has been specifically designed for the power rigors of test & measurement and industrial devices that require low noise and robust performance. The new 40-watt TE wall-plug and desktop external power supplies exceed DOE Level VI efficiency requirements.
09/2016
Electronics Protection
SL Power Adds TE120 to Family of Level VI Compliant Power Supplies

SL Power Electronics has added the TE120 series external power models to its Level VI+ family of power solutions. Designed for test and measurement and industrial devices that require low noise and rugged performance, the 120-watt TE desktop external power supplies exceed DOE Level VI efficiency requirements.
08/2016
ThomasNet
External Power Supplies exceed Level VI efficiency standards

Designed for test and measurement and industrial devices that require low noise, 120 Watt TE120 Series exceeds U.S. DOE Level VI efficiency requirements. Desktop power supplies provide heavy industrial levels of EMC per EN61000-4-X for protecting end-use equipment from harsh electrical environments, including 8/15 kV for ESD and 4 kV for input surge protection. Lifetime is extended through use of electrolytic capacitors which offer life expectancy greater than 7 years.
08/2016
Evaluation Engineering
SL Power adds TE120 to family of Level VI-compliant power supplies

Designed for test and measurement and industrial devices that require low noise and rugged performance, the new SL Power 120-W TE desktop external power supplies exceed the U.S. Department of Energy Level VI efficiency requirements and provide enhanced performance to meet strict EMI and EMC parameters.
08/2016
Power Systems Design
SL Power adds TE120 to family of Level VI-compliant power supplies

SL Power adds the TE120 Series external power models to its Level VI+ family of power solutions. Designed for test and measurement and industrial devices that require low noise and rugged performance, the new 120-watt TE desktop external power supplies exceed the Level VI efficiency requirements from the Department of Energy.
08/2016
Electronics Specifier
Power supply solves home healthcare device power risks

The ME40 series is the newest addition to its family of medical-grade external power supplies, announced by SL Power Electronics.The 40W AC/DC external power supply is specifically designed to meet the unique power requirements of home healthcare devices such as patient-monitoring equipment and respiratory devices that require a high level of EMC, EMI, and AC input performance.
08/2016
Power Electronics News
SL Power Introduces TE40 power supply for test & measurement, industrial and ITE devices

SL Power Electronics adds its TE40 Series 40-watt power supplies to its comprehensive line of Level VI+ external power solutions for test & measurement applications.
08/2016
LED Professional
Concepts to Overcome Lifetime Issues of LED Drivers

Lighting technology has changed significantly in recent years after a century of little to modest advancements. LED luminaires offer advancement in lower power consumption and expected life. On page 58, Maggie Nadjmi, EE Product Manager at SL Power Electronics, explains why this new technology will probably not meet the life and reliability expectations if no attention is paid to the drivers and power supplies used to power LEDs.
08/2016
Medical Design Briefs
New Medical Device EMC Requirements

Implementation of IEC 60601-1-2, 4th edition is on the horizon. This collateral standard to the IEC 60601-1 medical safety standard specifies the electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) requirements for medical devices and systems. The fourth edition was issued by the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) in February 2014.
07/2016
EE World Online
Managing Interfaces in Power Supplies for Test Equipment

An awareness of standards for conducted and radiated emissions helps in fielding power supplies that do not cause havoc in attached electronics. Innovations such as the Internet of Things (IoT), 5G cellular standards, WiGig, 4K video, and other developments are causing quite a flurry of market activity. These innovations are also creating formidable challenges for test equipment designers. One of them involves integrating a power supply into a design.
06/2016
PowerPulse.net
425W 2 MOPP AC-DC with Superior EMC/EMI RF and Surge Immunity

SL Power Electronics, a division of SL Industries, today announces its 425 watt, single output MU425 series ac-dc power supply. This latest offering addresses the complexity and unique power needs of healthcare systems such as surgical equipment, home healthcare therapeutic devices and imaging equipment as well as other critical medical applications that require clean, reliable power for the highest level of performance.
05/2016
Medical Design Technology
425W Single-Output AC/DC Power Supply

Our new MU425S AC/DC power supply family is the perfect solution for design engineers needing maximum power performance for critical medical applications, said Cochise Mapa, director, global product management. SL Power is a global leader in medical power, and our engineers have developed the MU425S to meet the exacting requirements of medical devices, ensuring the highest level of patient protection, efficiency and performance in a small form-factor.
04/2016
Power Systems Design
SL Power's MU425 supply meets IEC 4th Edition EMC

This latest offering addresses the complexity and unique power needs of healthcare systems such as surgical equipment, home healthcare therapeutic devices and imaging equipment as well as other critical medical applications that require clean, reliable power for the highest level of performance.
04/2016
Power Electronics
Power Electronics Products of the Week - LU500

At 500 watts, the new LU500 is suitable for LED and architectural lighting that requires a small form factor, high efficiency and wide input range. The unit feature a universal AC input of 90 to 305VAC and DC output range from 12 to 48V. In addition, the LU500's small footprint allows it to fit comfortably into a 2U chassis and provides up to 500 watts with moving air.
04/2016
Electronics Protection
MU425S AC/DC Power Supply Family Improves Medical Equipment Power Performance

SL Power Electronics has announced its 425 watt, single output MU425 series AC/DC power supply. This latest offering addresses the complexity and unique power needs of healthcare systems such as surgical equipment, home healthcare therapeutic devices and imaging equipment as well as other critical medical applications that require clean, reliable power for the highest level of performance.
04/2016
Medical Design & Outsourcing
New MU425S AC/DC power supply family improves medical equipment power performance

SL Power Electronics new MU425S models are approved to CSA/EN/IEC/UL60601-1, 3rd Edition 2 means of patient protection (MOPP) isolation. In addition, for home healthcare devices and equipment, the new power supplies meet EN61000-4-2, EN61000-4-3 and EN61000-4-6.
04/2016
Electronic Specifier
Power supply meets IEC 4th edition EMC

SL Power Electronics announces its 425W, single output MU425 Series AC/DC power supply. This latest offering addresses the complexity and unique power needs of healthcare systems such as surgical equipment, home healthcare therapeutic devices and imaging equipment as well as other critical medical applications that require clean, reliable power for the highest level of performance.
04/2016
Evaluation Engineering
SL Power MU425S AC/DC power supply targets medical equipment

Compact and highly efficient, up to 90 percent, the new 425 watt MU425S models are approved to CSA/EN/IEC/UL60601-1, 3rd Edition 2 means of patient protection (MOPP) isolation. In addition, for home healthcare devices and equipment, the new power supplies meet EN61000-4-2, EN61000-4-3 and EN61000-4-6.
04/2016
Design News
DoE Level VI: Getting Your Measurement Technique Right

The new DoE Level VI efficiency standard (DoE 10 CFR Part 430) mandates that no-load power consumption does not exceed 0.100W for external power supplies (EPSs) ranging from 1W to ≤49W, and does not exceed 0.210W for EPS >49W to ≤250W. The standard boosts the mandatory average efficiency by about 1 percent over the Level V standard and sets standards for power ratings above 250W for the first time.
04/2016
Medical Design & Diagnostics
For Home Healthcare Devices, the Power Supply Matters

The push to bring medical devices and therapies into the home will likely only get stronger as design experts, medtech inventors, and even FDA highlight the demand for home care. With this comes a host of issues, the device must be intuitive to use, incorporate patient training, and encourage loyalty. The ME60 Series, introduced by SL Power Electronics Corp., meets the latest electromedical safety standards for home healthcare devices.
12/2015
US Tech
Solving Power Supply Integration Issues

Test equipment designers have many challenges when choosing the right power supply to integrate into their designs. The basic starting point involves volts and amps, cooling requirements, size, and regulatory certifications to name a few. If the criteria for choosing were simply these parameters, the engineers job would be easy as there would be many available options from which to choose. Author, Paul Kingsepp, discusses vital factors when integrating power supplies.
12/2015
Technologies for Worship
SL Power LU500 Power Supply for Lighting Applications

The SL Power LU500 is a 500-watt AC/DC power supply designed for LED and architectural lighting that require a small form factor, high efficiency and wide input range. With over 90 perecent efficiency, the units feature a universal AC input of 90 to 305VAC and DC output range from 12 to 48V. www.slpower.com
12/2015
Evaluation Engineering
Power Supplies Give Designers a Head Start

Medical electronics products need power, and if you are involved in medical-electronics design, you can give yourself a head start by choosing a power supply designed for medical and home healthcare applications. Such a supply can help you comply with relevant EMC and medical safety standards and achieve the proper levels of Method of Patient Protection (MOPP) and Method of Operator Protection (MOOP): 1 x MOPP and 1 x MOOP or the more stringent 2 x MOPP and 2 x MOOP.1
11/2015
Medical Design & Outsourcing
New ME series external power supplies solve home healthcare device power risk

SL Power announces its newest family of medical-grade external power supplies, the ME60 Series. The new 60-watt ME Series is specifically designed to meet the unique power supply requirements of home healthcare equipment. Meeting IEC 60601-1-2 Fourth edition electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) requirements, the new ME60 models are also approved to AAMI ES/CSA C22.2/EN/IEC60601-1, third edition with 2x Means of Patient Protection (MOPP).
11/2015
EDN
AC/DC Supplies are DOE Level VI Compliant

External AC/DC power supplies in the TE series from SL Power Electronics meet U.S. Department of Energy Level VI requirements for no-load power consumption and average efficiency. Additionally, the 60-W single-output supplies comply with IEC61000-4-2, Level 4 requirements for ESD protection (8 kV/15 kV) and IEC61000-4-5 standards for surge immunity (1 kV/4 kV), as well as the heavy industrial levels of EN61000 for EMC.
10/2015
Live Design
LDI New Product: SL Power LU500

The new LU500 open frame AC/DC power supply from SL Power is suitable for LED and architectural lighting that requires a small form factor, high efficiency, and wide input range. The units feature a universal AC input of 90 to 305VAC and DC output range from 12 to 48V.
10/2015
ZioGiorgio
SL Power Introduces New 500-Watt Power Supply for Demanding Architectural LED Lighting and Entertainment Systens

SL Power introduces its LU500 open frame AC/DC power supply. At 500 watts, the LU500 is ideal for LED and architectural lighting that requires a small form factor, high efficiency and wide input range .SL Power will be showcasing the new LU500 during the LDI trade show in Las Vegas, October 23 to 25 in booth number 438.
10/2015
EDACafe - Video
Paul Kingsepp Discusses SL Power's Latest Power Conversion Solutions

Product Manager, Paul Kingsepp, is interviewed by Sanjay Gangal during the ITC conference. Paul discusses the latest SL Power TE and TB external and internal power conversion solutions. Paul also explains how SL Power products EMC performance, input surge, and radiated susceptibility comply with higher industrial levels. In addition, wireless in test equipment is a growing trend and designers now need more from a power supply to provide these extra communication features.
10/2015
PLSN
LU500 Power Supply from SL Power Electronics

The LU500 open frame AC/DC power supply is new from SL Power Electronics, a division of SL Industries. At 500 watts, the LU500 is well suited for LED and architectural lighting that requires a small form factor, high efficiency and wide input range. SL Power will be showcasing the new LU500 during the LDI trade show in Las Vegas, Oct. 23 to 25, in booth number 438.
10/2015
Evaluation Engineering
Test Magic Descends on Disneyland with ITC

SL Power Electronics will exhibit its line of highly efficient power supply solutions for test-and-measurement applications. SL Power executives will present specifically designed power solutions for electronic, analytical, and communications test equipment applications. Products on display will include the new TE Series 60-W external power supply and the new TB65 internal power supply.
10/2015
Medical Design Briefs
Today's Changing Healthcare Demands Have Big Impact on Power Supply Considerations

It is clear that the medical electronics industry has entered an era of dramatic transitions that touch virtually every aspect of the business from design to marketing. As is often the case with such substantial Big Picture changes, it can be easy to overlook how these changes affect foundational technologies such as power supplies, which are a vital component in all medical electronics.
09/2015
Medical Design Technology
SL Power Introduces New Medical-Grade ME60 Series External Power Supplies

Meeting IEC 60601-1-2 Fourth edition electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) requirements, the new ME60 models are approved to AAMI ES/CSA C22.2/EN/IEC60601-1, third edition with 2x Means of Patient Protection (MOPP). The design of these external power supplies goes a step further by adhering to the new Level VI efficiency requirements by the Department of Energy.
09/2015
Power Engineering
SL Power Introduces High Efficiency Internal and External AC/DC Power Supplies for Test & Measurement, Industrial and ITE Devices

SL Power Electronics, a division of SL Industries (NYSE MKT: SLI) and an industry leader in the design and manufacture of power supplies designed to the highest levels of electromagnetic interference (EMI), electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) and superior thermal performance, today adds the new TE60 and TB65 Series product lines to its comprehensive power solutions for test and measurement applications.
09/2015
Electronics Protection
SL Power Introduces High Efficiency Internal and External AC/DC Power Supplies

SL Power Electronics added the TE60 and TB65 Series product lines to its line of power solutions for test & measurement applications. The 60 watt TE series external power supply complies with the Level VI efficiency requirement of the U.S. Department of Energy and provides enhanced performance to meet strict EMI and EMC parameters.
09/2015
Evaluation Engineering
SL Power debuts supplies for test and measurement devices

Ventura, CA. SL Power Electronics today added the new TE60 and TB65 Series product lines to its comprehensive power solutions for test and measurement applications. The new 60 watt TE Series external power supply complies with the Level VI efficiency requirement standard from the U.S. Department of Energy and provides enhanced performance to meet strict EMI and EMC parameters.
09/2015
Sound & Communications
InfoComm Product Spotlight SL Power LB240

The LB240 AC/DC power supply family powers high-intensity entertainment applications that require high performance and flexible cooling methods in a small form factor. It delivers up to 240W of convention-cooled power and can operate in a temperature range from -10 degrees C to 70 degrees C with -40 degrees C startup. It features a universal input of 100 to 240VAC and 56V, 48V and 24V output voltage.
08/2015
ECN Magazine
Choosing the Optimum Power Supply for Test Equipment

The challenges in choosing the right power supply to use for new test equipment designs can be overcome by carefully choosing the right product for the application. When choosing a power supply, the basic starting point involves volts and amps, cooling requirements, size, and regulatory certifications, to name a few.
07/2015
PowerPulse.Net
SL Power Names Karim Alhusseini VP of Sales and Marketing

We are pleased to have Karim join our team and drive our sales and marketing efforts. His vast experience in power management, sales, and strategic marketing will serve SL Power well as we grow our company organically, said Tim Croal, President of SL Power Electronics.
06/2015
LEDs Magazine
SL Power Electronics' AC/DC LED power supply uses multiple cooling methods

SL Power announces its LB240, the newest family of AC/DC power supplies for LED lighting and audio/video applications. The LB240 is a highly efficient single output LED power supply that is ideal for high intensity entertainment applications, such as stage lighting and audio/video control systems, due to its ability to operate efficiently in any cooling condition and/or tight space.
06/2015
LED Journal
New SL Power LB240 AC_DC Power Supply for LED Lighting

SL Power Electronics has announced its LB240, the newest family of AC_DC power supplies for LED lighting and audio/video applications. The LB240 is a highly efficient single output power supply that is suited for high intensity entertainment applications, such as stage lighting and audio/video control systems, due to its ability to operate efficiently in any cooling condition and/or tight space.
05/2015
EE Times Europe
The Advantages of an LED Power Supply over Standard ITE Power Supplies

Since LEDs are a solid state component and require electronic circuits to emit light, a driver that transforms AC to DC current will be utilized in the light fixture and this will drive the need to look for a power supply with sufficient power and output characteristics. This article discusses LED power supply life expectancy, real-world application and Illumination control.
05/2015
US Tech
Probing Power Supplies for Use with Test Equipment

Test equipment designers have many challenges when choosing the right power supply to integrate into their designs. The basic starting point involves volts and amps, cooling requirements, size, and regulatory certifications to name a few. This informative article discusses important parameters that test equipment designers should consider when choosing the right power supply to integrate into their equipment. Article starts on page 63.
04/2015
Medical Design Briefs
Medical Design Briefs Readers Choice Product of the Year

The MB65S Advanced Medical-Grade Power Supply from SL Power Wins Readers Choice Award. This 65 watt single output convection-cooled family of AC/DC power supplies is designed to meet the new safety standards of IEC 60601-1-2 fourth edition EMC requirements. The new models are specifically designed for next-generation medical equipment including patient monitoring, surgical, imaging, home healthcare devices and laboratory equipment that demand a higher level of EMC, EMI, and AC Input performance.
04/2015
Electronics Protection
500 Watt supply targets next-gen medical devices

The MINT1500 ac/dc power targets next-generation medical devices and industrial test equipment. The power supply offers a flexible horizontal or vertical configuration in a compact 3.3 X 7 X 1.5-in. package that fits into a 1U or 2U chassis. It feature a universal ac-input from 90 to 270 Vac and a dc-output range from 24 to 56 V and provides 350 W for convection cooling, or 500 W with moving air.
03/2015
CNN Money
SL Power Introduces 500 Watt AC/DC Power Supply for Medical Devices

SL Power introduces its MINT1500 AC/DC power supply that solves a multitude of power challenges for next-generation medical devices and industrial test equipment. The high performance MINT1500 meets design engineers requirement for a highly efficient 500 watt power supply that offers a flexible horizontal or vertical configuration in a very compact 3.3 X 7 X 1.5 size, ideal for space constrained applications.
01/2015
Medical Design Technology
AC/DC Power Supply

SL Power Electronics introduces its MINT1500 AC/DC power supply that solves a multitude of power challenges for next-generation medical devices. The high performance MINT1500 meets design engineers requirement for a highly efficient 500 watt power supply that offers a flexible horizontal or vertical configuration in a very compact 3.3 X 7 X 1.5 size. ideal for space constrained applications.
01/2015
Electronic Products
LED lighting reliability; More than just the LEDs

High intensity discharge and fluorescent lighting has made some improvements in efficiency and also to some extent product life. Compact fluorescent lighting (CFL) has promised high efficiency and long life. However, if attention is not paid to the drivers and power supplies used to power LEDs, this new technology will also lower the life and reliability expectations.
08/2014
Power Systems Design
Podcast: SL Power Addresses Power Supply Considerations for Test & Measurement

Paul Kingsepp, product manager for SL Power Electronics, talks to Alix Paultre of Power Systems Design about the role of power in test & measurement. As systems get more sophisticated, complex, and efficient, the role of power in test gets more and more challenging.
07/2014
EE Times Europe
What Destroyed the Hindenburg can Ruin your Equipment

Electrostatic discharge is an inevitable event electronic equipment will be subjected too. Understanding the level of immunity for your equipment will provide a path to reliable long product life.
03/2014
Electronic Specifier
SL Power Introduces 60W Open Frame AC DC Medical-Grade Power Supply

Expanding SL Power's line of high-density open frame AC-DC medical-grade power supplies, the new MB60S is a single output 60 watt AC-DC PSU. Supplied in an ultra-compact 2" x 3" x 1.0" package, this convection cooled power supply is certified for use in both patient vicinity and patient contact applications, including blood pressure monitors and ultrasound equipment
12/2013
EDN Europe
SL Power's 60W Compact PSUs Carry Medical Approvals

The 60W high efficiency medical-grade MB60S power supply features small footprint ideal for surgical, imaging, patient monitoring and other medical devices.
12/2013
Power Systems Design
Podcast: SL Power's Steve Miller Talks About Medical Power Supplies

Medical systems present important considerations to the power designer, not only because of the regulatory issues tied-up into the application, but also because of the sophistication of the products and sub-systems involved.
09/2013
Power Systems Design
Podcast: Maggie Nadjmi talks about LED Lighting Drivers

Solid-state lighting is in the process of changing the world, and understanding LED drivers is fundamental to creating next-generation lighting products and luminaries.
09/2013
LED Professional
SL Power Introduces Long Life Highly Efficient LED Drivers

Available in 10 models from 75 to 300 watts, SL Power's constant current LED drivers enable highly efficient LED lighting for applications that require more than eight hours per day of operating life.
09/2013
ECN
Consider IEC61000 EMC Performance Criteria When Selecting Your Power Supply

Choosing the right power supply design is imperative for an overall successful product. With the ongoing goal of increased density, reliability, and efficiencies, power ratings need to be reviewed carefully. Product life, temperature, input voltage, load, and cooling are vital considerations, as is meeting standards for safety, EMC, and regulatory environmental impact compliance.
05/2013
Medical Design Briefs
Risk Assessment for Power Supplies to Comply with IEC 60601-1 3rd Edition

For medical device OEMs seeking compliance to the 3rd Edition of IEC 60601-1 for their power supplies, what is quite clear by now are the regional dates for enforcement, the required risk management at the medical electrical equipment or system level, the new definitions of Means of Operator Protection (MOOP) and Means of Patient Protection (MOPP), and other differences as compared to the 2nd Edition.
01/2013
Evaluation Engineering
SL Power debuts supplies for test-and-measurement devices

The new 60-W TE Series external power supply complies with the Level VI efficiency requirements from the Department of Energy (DoE) and provides enhanced performance to meet strict EMI and EMC parameters. This high-performance design makes these external power supplies suitable for use with handheld test-and-measurement and industrial devices, where low noise and rugged performance are required.
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Recent Press Releases

01/2017
SL Power to Showcase High-Performance Power Supplies that Meet 4th Edition EMC and DOE Level VI Efficiency Standards During MD&M West 2017

01/2017
SL Power Surpasses Level VI Standards and EMI/EMC Performance with New Power Supplies on Display during DesignCon 2017

11/16
SL Power Introduces High Efficiency 110 Watt AC/DC Power Supplies for Test & Measurement, Industrial and ITE Devices

10/2016
SL Power Presents Highly Efficient Power Supplies for Medical, LED Lighting, Test and Measurement Applications at Stand 263 during electronica 2016

09/2016
SL Power Completes its Level VI+External Power Supply Family with New TE240 Series

08/2016
SL Power Adds TE120 to Family of Level VI Compliant Power Supplies

08/2016
SL Power Announces ME40 Series Power Supply - Solves Home Healthcare Device Power Risks

08/2016
SL Power Introduces TE40 Power Supply for Test & Measurement, Industrial and ITE Devices

07/2016
SL Power Expands Line of Level VI+ Power Supplies with TE90 Series

04/2016
SL Power Introduces MU425S AC/DC Power Supply Family - Improves Medical Equipment Power Performance

04/2016
SL Power Hosts Powering Critical Solutions Sales Conferences Across North America

10/2015
SL Power Introduces New 500-Watt Power Supply for Demanding Architectural LED Lighting and Entertainment Systems

09/2015
SL Power New ME Series External Power Supplies Solve Home Healthcare Device Power Risks

09/2015
SL Power Introduces High Efficiency Internal and External AC/DC Power Supplies for Test & Measurement, Industrial and ITE Devices

06/2015
SL Power Electronics Appoints Karim Alhusseini as VP of Sales and Marketing

05/2015
SL Power's LB240 AC/DC Power Supply Solves Challenging Cooling Issues for LED Lighting and Audio/Video Equipment

03/2015
SL Power MB65S AC/DC Power Supply Wins Medical Design Briefs 2014 Product of the Year Award

01/2015
SL Power Introduces Highest Convection Rated and Flexible 500 Watt AC/DC Power Supply for Medical Devices and Industrial Test Analyzers

01/2013
New Triple Output Industrial Grade Power Supply in 2x4 size

11/2012
New Medical Grade High Efficiency 150W Power Supply

10/2012
Cost-effective Industrial Grade Power Supply - 150W, 2x4

10/2012
New Triple Output Medical Power Supply in 2x4 size

06/2012
External 120 watt Highly Energy Efficient Power Supply

5/2012
High-Density 275 Watt Medical Power Supply

04/2012
Feature Rich 275 Watts Supply with Current share

03/2012
Highest Density 2"x 4" PSU for Medical Applications

01/2012
175 Watt in a 2"x 4" footprint

12/2011
New Unique Power Supply for Homecare Applications

09/2011
200 watt AC to DC family

06/2011
New Level V, ErP2 Products