DCDC converters are considered as a prominent future trend in electrical systems in industrial applications due to their high-reliability and high-efficiency and of course, their other outstanding characteristics such as vibration and shock protectiveness. They developed in supplying new power supplies, especially for their advanced characteristics. In this article, I am going to discuss completely different information from the rest.

Power companies in Australia have unveiled a new series of the converter which is cost-effective and has the high-power density for industrial applications. This is suitable in harsh environment applications. These companies have a wide selection of power handling capability from 50W up to 600W. All these models come in industry standard brick formats. Engineers make an easier upgrade of the converter.

  • Functions of boost converter:

This DC-DC converter (which is also known as a boost converter or voltage converter) is suitable for a wide variety of industrial applications. All of the new series of the converters are approved to the respected industry standards. It provides safety in industrial applications. The units deliver very high efficiencies which mean there is a feature of cooling. However, the feature of baseplate cooling enables the use of the converters in industrial equipment. It will make them suitable for the harsh and dirty conditions. These converters also offer a wide operating temperature range of -40 to +100 degrees centigrade.

  • Design of boost converter:

The new series comes in a quarter-brick format which offers an ultra-wide input range from 14V to 160V. The 100W series models are available in the industry standard half-brick format options which are provided by Australian Power Products manufacturer. The highest power series also comes in a full-brick format which has 43V to 160V input range. It has features if 12, 24, and 28 and 48V outputs. Other key features of the converters include load capability, enabling of the low-power output switching control, remote ON/OFF. It provides minimal power consumption when it is in the standby mode.

  • Primary features of boost converter:

This electricity has isolated voltage converters to avoid the critical incident. It can generate a stable output voltage from the unregulated input voltage. This makes them suitable for the use of power systems, such as battery backup systems in difficult applications. The power supply applications have features of good power specifications, excellent resistance to vibration and shock. It has a remote monitoring feature and the leading industrial DC-DC converter can operate the efficiency up to 94 %. It has the stability and resistance power to shock and high-vibration. It can monitor 24V output voltage. It provides overload protection and short-circuits protection.

  • Convert DC voltages with voltage converter of your equipment:

The boost converter systems convert DC voltages to the required load to power different telecommunications equipment. They are certified by government organizations. Their design provides the system with the easy operating capacity in small and large industries.

The engineers manufacture cost-effective converters for various applications that required output voltages. These converters provide current limiting. They have the features of emergency power-off, load sharing of parallel operation, over-temperature protection, and over-voltage protection. It has easily accessible input and output connections for the installation of this converter. Some of these Australian Power Products for industry use provide flexibility. These converters have the capability to convert DC and it has isolated input and output feature.

  • Use of the boost converter:

This converter is widely used in many industrial and electrical systems. As these converters are time-variant systems, the application that is used in the industrial application has a control of the converters. The characteristics of the voltage converter differ on the basis of industrial conditions. From this point of view, this converter is particularly suitable for the application that has controllable states.

Modern electronic systems require efficient power supplies which are reliable, small lightweight, high-quality products. These are switching power supplies systems. The stability is an important aspect in the design of switch mode power supplies. Ideally, this converter comes in a steady state. This has loads of variations. These have a severe effect on the behaviour of the switch mode power supply and may cause instability. Design of these converters is a major concern of the converters designer. Different techniques are applied to the regulated converters in order to obtain the output voltage.

Bottom Line:

To improve and gain the efficiency of the voltage converter, engineers invent different techniques. The switch of this converter is developed to regulate the output voltage of these converters. The switching device is varied by a controller to get the regulated output voltage for supply voltage and load. Engineers use different techniques to manufacture this converter that has presented in this article.

Author's Bio: 

Ram Chandru lives in Australia. He has graduated in electrical engineering and technology in 2003 and has been working on industrial DC-DC converter from that time. He has a blog where he publishes these types article to provide ideas on Australian Power Products.