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Using algorithmic security to combat counterfeit batteries
Batteries : 09 November, 2014
Battery counterfeiting is increasingly becoming a global problem. The ubiquity of portable devices, from everyday electronics, such as smartphones and digital cameras, to more specialised equipment such as medical, industrial and security apparatus, has resulted in the growth of this copycat market. Improvements in global logistics have made these batteries readily available at the click of a button. Here, Tom Bush, electronics engineer at Accutronics, explores the world of counterfeits and looks at algorithmic security, a new method being used to fight the fakes.
Supercapacitors can destroy the lithium-ion battery market
Batteries : 22 July, 2014
As tracked by market research company IDTechEx and further explained in a recently updated report, supercapacitors are improving faster than lithium-ion batteries in most respects. A gradual increase in the supercapacitor component and decrease of the battery component is in prospect.
Pre-qualified batteries speed up medical device design
Batteries : 24 November, 2013
Battery manufacturer Accutronics has launched a range of pre-qualified and pre-tested batteries. The new range, named VR420, meet all necessary transport, safety and performance needs and are particularly ideal for medical devices and industrial electronics.
Power management video spotlights UPS battery life
Batteries : 10 April, 2013
Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton has launched the latest addition to its Power 101 with the Professor Wattson series of power management videos aimed at IT professionals, resellers and distributors. Entitled simply ′Batteries’, the video features Eaton’s increasingly popular animated star Professor Wattson who reveals how IT managers can prevent downtime, save money and extend the battery life of their Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS).
Video File: Battery tester as slim as a plastic sheet
Batteries : 10 April, 2013
By optimising the battery tester for a specific family of batteries, Vivainnova has been able to strip it down to an ultra-thin device, aimed not at the professional market, but at the end user. SlimTester can be carried in the glove compartment with very little wasted space.
Lithium-ion battery specialist wins Manufacturing Excellence Award
Batteries : 04 December, 2012
UK Midlands-based battery specialist Accutronics has won the heavily contested Lombard Award for Innovation in Products and Processes at the Manufacturing Excellence Awards. The company was handed the trophy by Michael Portillo, the former Conservative Party politician and Cabinet Minister, at a ceremony held at The Dorchester in London on 27 November 2012.
Six-volt industrial battery has high discharge rate
Batteries : 01 November, 2012
Yuasa Battery Sales (UK) has added a further battery to its SWL family of industrial valve regulated lead-acid (VRLA) batteries with a new 6V model, the SWL2500-6.
Multi-battery lithium ion battery system for medical and industrial applications
Batteries : 24 September, 2012
Accutronics is to launch the Intelligent Power Vault, a lithium Ion multi-battery power system for medical and industrial applications at Electronica 2012 in Munich, Germany (13-16 November).
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