Motion SPM® 5 products have various power rating lineup from 10W to 100W, and major applications are small power motor drives such as small power fan motor, dishwasher, and circulation pump. These products include bootstrap diode, under voltage lockout (UVLO) protection function and thermal sensing[......]
To celebrate more than 50 years of innovation and customer commitment, Fairchild’s executive team was in New York City on Sept. 3, 2014 and participated in the ceremony to ring the NASDAQ Stock Market closing bell. The ceremony was streamed live, but if you missed it, we can share the excitement wit[......]
A New Way To Protect Against Incorrect Battery Insertion (Part 1 of 4 on Reverse Polarity Protection)
It’s a problem that’s been around for as long as there have been battery-powered systems: you load the battery the wrong way, with the poles inverted, and create a reverse-polarity event. The system fails temporarily or is permanently damaged.
Purpose-built batteries, designed to fit the system t[......]