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Understanding Power Transformers

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Transformers convert an AC system’s electrical power at one current or voltage into electrical power at a different current or voltage without using rotating parts. power transformers provide this critical function as components of electrical and electronic circuits. Besides the common application of stepping voltages up or down, these magnetic components can also be used […]

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The Latest in Phase Shift Full Bridge Topology

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If you are looking to build a higher efficiency converter for applications such as AC-to-DC power supplies, battery chargers, or renewable energy, we recommend Phase Shift Full Bridge (PSFB) topology as a solution to explore. Here we provide an overview of the topology – how full bridge converter hardware is arranged, including its nodes and […]

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Maximizing Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Power Efficiency

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MPS Industries, Inc. was proud to participate in this year’s Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo. Undoubtedly the largest H/EV trade show in North America, the expo brought together over 8,000 automotive engineers and executives and more than 600 leading suppliers from across the industry and around the globe. The event provided a great opportunity […]

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The Manufacturing Buzz on Earth Day Initiatives

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Earth Day has emerged as a buzzword for the manufacturing industry. The industry at large is becoming a proud participant in a global sustainability initiative. Local businesses sponsor community drives, and if/when capable, worldwide efforts to exhibit green commitments and spread the word. The true essence of Earth Day is not in one-off measures or […]

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Spotlight on Women in Manufacturing

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We support gender diversity and inclusion at MPS Industries. As a leader in manufacturing magnetic components for industries ranging from automotive to military, we recognize the importance of setting a positive example for other organizations. We encourage strategies designed to lessen the gender gap. Women only make up 1/3 of U.S. manufacturing jobs. Today, the […]

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APEC 2018 is Just Around the Corner

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This year from March 4-8, San Antonio, Texas is going to be a popular destination for more than just the San Antonio Spurs or the Alamo. These dates are set aside for the premier global event for everything related to power electronics, APEC 2018. Held at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, this 44,995 sq. […]

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Manufacturing & Magnetics – An Important Industry Outlook

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With 2017 officially closed, now is the time to look towards industry predictions in the new year. Industry Outlook Predictions Projections for 2018 show positive outlooks for three of the main industries MPS serves. The renewable energy sector, both globally and within the U.S., will always be at the forefront of debate and conversation. Renewables (in […]

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MPS’ “Best Of 2017” Mechanical Components Feature

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As 2017 comes to a close, we’re highlighting some of our best products that we’ve shared with you over the past 12 months! These great features (& more!) will be available for your specifications come 2018 too… Don’t miss out! If you’re looking for a high-power inductor with a quick turnaround time for design approval, […]

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How to Tell if Your High Current Inductor is Really High Current

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You’ve selected an inductor, but how can you tell if a high current inductor truly is high current? It’s crucial to confirm that the inductor you’re using matches the specifications you need and that they are capable of performing accurately. Certain manufacturers use data sheets to mention the saturation current on the inductor “can be […]

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