AC to DC Power Supplies Product Focus Study May 2004

Among those specifying, recommending, and/or buying AC to DC power supplies, 74% do so for in-plant requirements, while 47% buy for OEM needs

03/29/2004


Executive Summary

  • One-third of those surveyed report both continuous and batch processing as their primary applications for AC to DC power supplies.

  • Reliability is clearly the key to control engineers when choosing a specific AC to DC power supply.

  • Four in five respondents feel product quality is a very important consideration when selecting an AC to DC power supply manufacturer. Delivery is the second most important factor, with 59% of the vote.

  • Relay (contact) output is the most important power supply communication method.

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AC to DC Power Supplies Product Focus Study





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