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Sensata Has Much To Offer Boiler Manufacturers

Sensata has much to offer in the way of Pressure Sensors, Pressure Switches, and Solid State Relays that are all commonly used in boiler applications.

The team at MacInnis Group is ready to help provide you with the best possible solution for your next boiler design.

You can download the complete application note explaining a typical Sensata solution HERE.

Robert Giudicianni 2019 Quell Rep of the Year

MacInnis Group is pleased to announce that none other than our own Robert Giudicianni was recognized as the 2019 Quell Manufacturers’ Representative of the Year.

Although the unfortunate cancellation of the 2020 EDS Leadership Summit did not allow for this award to be presented in person, Quell did share this achievement via a virtual rep meeting.

On behalf of all of the branches of MacInnis Group, congratulations to Robert and thank you Quell for a job well done.

EDS Leadership Summit – Missing Our Industry Friends

It was around this time last year the MacInnis Group was celebrating another successful EDS with a terrific dinner at what has become one of our favorite restaurants in Vegas.

We will not be able to keep this tradition in 2020, but there are far more important things that we need to focus on during these challenging times; foremost being that everyone stays healthy.

On behalf of the entire MacInnis Group Family, we miss all of our friends in the industry, stay healthy, and we look forward to seeing everyone again soon.

Insight SIP – It’s All In The Package

Insight SIP offers a range of module which are the smallest on the market, allowing our customers to add wireless technologies in the smallest spaces together with a tradeoff of price/performance that suits their needs.

This has been achieved using our unique System-in-Package and Antenna-in-Package Technology. Our Module Product range with MCU and Antenna offers the best solution for wireless designs with ultra-low power.

These solutions are ideal for solving your needs for Short Range – Wide Area Network – Positioning, or a combination of.

Our standard offering of SIP packages are agency approve and includes state of the art antenna design incorporating BLE, LoRa, UWB, Thread, Xigbee, ANT+, and NB-IOT standard protocols.

Have the team at MacInnis Group assist you in better understanding how Insight SIP can help you on your next wireless design.

More information can be obtained on Insight SIP’s website by clicking HERE.

Souriau – Sunbank’s Single Arm Backshell

The single arm backshell series is designed to offer strain-relief and damage protection to cables and harnesses, while also ensuring maximum weight saving. Engineered for civil and military EWIS applications, the Single Arm has many benefits compared to its die casted metallic version. The high-grade thermoplastic composite material is not prone to electromagnetic disturbance, “stealth ability”, and presents a higher resistance to vibrations due to reduced harmonic resonance because of the weight reduction (40% lighter than aluminum).

Reducing weight will also have a positive impact on the overall weight of the electrical system, allowing the aircraft to spend less fuel and have a reduced impact on the environment.

Single Arm technology also offers the advantages of detent self-locking, a ratcheting coupling ring using non-corrosive clips inside. The audible ratcheting noise generated during the coupling process ensures a safe usage.

The backshell is available in 3 versions: Straight, 45° and 90°.

More information on Souriau – Sunbank’s single arm backshell can be found by clicking the image below.

American Bright’s Infrared Products

In addition to their wide offering of LED, lighting, and custom assembly solutions, American Bright also has a complete line of IR devices that includes transmitters, receivers, photo couplers, and photo interrupters.

In fact, they have one of the smallest IR sensors on the market.

More information on American Bright’s IR offering can be found HERE.

An overview can also enjoyed by watching this quick video:


Shrink & Simplify Your Design with American Bright’s ezyLED

American Bright’s ezyLED is the ideal solution to help you Shrink and Simplify your design.

Its LED chip design with built in IC with active thermal management eliminates the need for additional components.

The broad input voltage range: 12V AC/DC = 10.5-24V, 24V AC/DC = 22.5-36V helps you further simplify your design.

More information on the ezyLED can be found HERE and by viewing the video below.


Sensata’s Compact 116CP Pressure Sensor

Sensata’s ceramic capacitive 116CP pressure sensor is housed in a small and innovative plastic package. The 116CP is offered in a wide range of configurations including various pressure ports, electrical outs and pressure ranges from 0-4 to 0-16 bar.

More information on this innovative design can be found HERE.

Here is a brief video depicting how the 116CP is an ideal solution for ideal for boilers, pumps, and other light industrial applications.

Souriau’s Locking Mechanisms

Souriau’s different locking mechanisms assures that they have the right mechanical solution for your application.

Be it their stainless steel latch, screw coupling ratchet, reverse bayonet, bayonet, breakaway, or push pull design, all of these features are manufactured using high quality precision and materials to assure that our connectors perform in the most demanding environments.

The following video demonstrates each of these locking designs from Souriau.

Sensata Pressure Sensors in Variable Air Volume Controllers – on or off the PCB

With smart builds come smart HVAC systems and a VAV controller helps maximize efficiency and minimize cost in a smart HVAC system.

In most applications the differential pressure sensors are mounted on the panel wall for ease
of replacement, such as Sensata’s P992 and P993 series.  But Sensata also offers their (products P1J and P1K products that allow for the installation of the sensor right on the printed circuit board.

A complete applications note on Sensata’s benefits in VAV applications can be found HERE.