Intermediate bus converters pin-compatible with eighth- and quarter-brick converters introduced by Vicor
ANDOVER, Mass., 2 Feb. 2011. Vicor Corp. in Andover, Mass., is introducing the IBC048 series of VI BRICK intermediate bus converters that provide pin-compatible upgrades for eighth-brick and quarter-brick bus converters. The power electronics devices come in 300- and 500-Watt models, providing 9.6 volts or 12 volts outputs from a nominal 48 volts input with a voltage range extending from 38 volts to 55 volts.
"With this product line, we are re-packaging remarkable advances achieved with V.I chips and applying this technology to an established market that is suffering from industrywide shortages while still relying on traditional brick form factors," Marchetti says.
For more information contact Vicor online at www.vicorpower.com.