XP Power - Reliability
  1. Oct24

    Posted on Tuesday, October 24, 2017

    Reliability Terminology

    Failure rate is defined as the percentage of units failing per unit time. This varies throughout the life of the equipment and if λ is plotted against time, a characteristic bathtub curve is obtained for most electronic equipment.

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  2. Jul26

    Posted on Tuesday, July 26, 2016

    Robust 650 W supply meets MIL-STD-810F and ANSI/ISA standards for demanding applications

    The HHP650 series of rugged AC-DC power supplies are designed for heavy-use industrial applications where an electrically & mechanically robust solution is required.

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  3. Aug13

    Posted on Thursday, August 13, 2015

    Cooling Power Supplies

    Power supplies generate waste heat which has to be dissipated. They typically have either convection cooled or forced cooled ratings or, in some cases, both. Forced cooled power supplies may incorporate a cooling fan, or may specify the user cooling required to operate the unit at...

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  4. Jul21

    Posted on Tuesday, July 21, 2015

    Factors That Affect Power Supply Reliability

    The most important factor is good, careful design based on sound experience, resulting in known safety margins. Unfortunately, this does not show up in any predictions, since they assume a perfect design.

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