Melexis has announced the release of MLX90817 as a new member of its portfolio of Manifold Absolute Pressure (MAP) sensor solutions for use in harsh and non-harsh media applications, especially in the automotive sector.
A Trimpot is another type of potentiometer that comes in small package. It has three leads and can be easily mounted on breadboard or perf board for quick prototyping. The value of the pot can changed by varying the knob on top of it.
A Metal Oxide Varistor (MOV) is a protection component used in power supply circuits that is powered directly from AC mains. It is used to protect the circuit from high voltage spikes by varying its resistance.