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RS Components introduces cost-effective range of plug-in desktop power supplies for medical applications

Highly affordable RS Pro power supplies include desktop units suited to wide range of applications such as portable consumer and networking and telecoms equipment

OXFORD, UK, 29 August, 2017 – RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers, has introduced RS Pro (http://uk.rs-online.com/web/generalDisplay.html?id=rspro) ranges of plug-in and desktop power supplies including units that come with approvals for use in medical applications. Designed for use in medical equipment, the products have low leakage current <100uA, two MOPP input to output isolation, and are suitable for BF applications.

All the new RS Pro power supplies offer universal input voltages and are double insulated, feature short circuit and overload protection, and offer low standby power consumption. Fully compliant with medical IEC60601-1 and ITE IEC90950-1 safety approvals, the single-output supplies are fitted with standard 2.1×5.5x11mm DC output connectors.

The plug-in power supplies are available in voltage outputs of 5, 9, 12 and 24V DC, and a range of power ratings including 6, 18 and 24W units. They are supplied with four interchangeable mains plug-heads for use in UK, Europe, USA, Japan and Australia.

The RS Pro series of desktop power supply adapter units features a standard C14 input socket. The single-output switch-mode supplies are available in various voltage output and power ratings, including 5V/20W, 12V/30W, 24V/30W, 12V/63W and 24V/63W.

Targeting diverse applications including single board computers, wireless communications, peripherals, portable equipment such as tablets and smartphones, as well as telecoms and networking equipment, the range offers the value for money and high quality that is characteristic of the RS Pro brand.

About RS Components
RS Components and Allied Electronics are the trading brands of Electrocomponents plc, the global distributor for engineers. With operations in 32 countries, we offer more than 500,000 products through the internet, catalogues and at trade counters to over one million customers, shipping around 50,000 parcels a day. Our products, sourced from 2,500 leading suppliers, include electronic components, electrical, automation and control, and test and measurement equipment, and engineering tools and consumables.

Electrocomponents is listed on the London Stock Exchange and in the last financial year ended 31 March 2017 had revenues of £1.51bn.

For more information, please visit the website at www.rs-online.com.

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