contract to design and produce custom power supply for
"down-hole" instruments in gas and oil exploration
Custom power supply features multiple inputs, digital
monitoring, and ability to withstand harsh environment of oil
and gas fields
designs custom power supply for "smart grid" monitoring system
Rugged AC/DC converter withstands extreme temperatures and
high transient surges.
BEAR Power Supplies adds
ultrasonic welder to US manufacturing facility
New welder quickly joins plastic parts with a strong, permanent
BEAR Power Supplies expands
customization capabilities with high-throughput laser for
Dual 80-watt CO2 laser triples throughput; enhances company’s
ability to create customized power supply packaging and marking
BEAR secures additional design
wins for ultra-low leakage current medical power supplies to be
used in heart-connected instruments
Innovative isolation techniques yield leakage current of less
than 5 µA, exceeding requirements for CF-rated medical equipment
BEAR wins custom power supply design
contract from L-3 Communications
Will create a custom 420-Watt AC/DC power supply for L-3
Communications’ Cincinnati Electronics Division.
BEAR wins contract to deliver custom
DC/DC power converters to Harris
Meets RF Communications' specifications for shock, vibration,
and reliability over a very wide operating temperature range.
BEAR develops custom 660-watt AC/DC
power supply with ultra-low leakage current
Innovative isolation techniques achieve leakage current less
than 5 microamps, exceeding requirements for CF-rated medical
BEAR awarded patent for encapsulated,
PCB-mountable AC/DC converter with detachable AC line cord.
1.5W mini DC/DC
converter now has output to 300 volts.
Unique design eliminates exposed high-voltage traces on system
boards to improve safety and convenience for system designers.
Now with wider input and output voltage ranges, the BPS series
isolated converters offer high efficiency and load regulation.
Compact 30W power supply gains
New 1.5W mini DC/DC
converter has high efficiency and load regulation
Has wide operating temperature range for long life in enclosed
medical systems without fans or vents.
Small package for RF transceivers, programmable filters, and
industrial and scientific instruments.
BEAR Power Supplies wins contract from Velocite Systems
Will design and produce a ustom, 1U high, 370 Watt DC/DC
converter for telecom equipment.
10/04/2006 - BEAR AC/DC
converter meets GR-1098 lightning criteria for telecom equipment
New tech note details results of lightning surge test for BEAR’s
rugged miniature switching power supply
8/21/2006 - BEAR wins
three development contracts for custom power supplies
6/27/2006 - DIN rail power
supplies operate from -40 to +70°C
Contracts total $150,000 to design and develop custom power
supplies for military and medical applications.
BEAR Power Supplies announces its new BP7 series DIN rail
mountable AC/DC power supplies, providing convenience and
reliability for industrial applications.
5/23/2006 - 30 Watt models
added to line of rugged AC/DC power converters
4/10/06 - Michael
Allen named president of BEAR Power Supplies
BEAR Power Supplies has extended the power range of its
encapsulated AC/DC converters, adding 30 Watt models to its
existing line of 5 W, 10 W and 15 W supplies.
Michael Allen has been named president of Z-AXIS, Inc. and BEAR
Power Supplies. He has served as Director of Engineering at
Z-AXIS since 1989 and formed the BEAR Power Supplies business
unit in 2001.
3/27/06 - Lead-free,
RoHS power supplies now available from BEAR
Standard and custom AC/DC converters for commercial, industrial
and medical systems comply with RoHS directive
12/15/05 - New commercial AC/DC
converter has widest operating temperature range on the market:
- 40°to + 70°C
11/16/05 - New
medical-grade power supply eliminates exposed high-voltage
traces and components from printed circuit board
AC/DC converter encapsulates more of the power-related circuitry
in a CE-marked module, improving safety and speeding system
10/31/05 - New
AC/DC power supply eliminates exposed high-voltage traces
Compact, patent-pending design features mini-IEC connector and
detachable line cord to improve safety and simplify PCB design