New LED component and indicator guide now available

Foremost Electronics offer LEDs and adapting LED technology for innovative indication and lighting solutions from MARL International Ltd for a wide range of market sectors.

These LED components are intended to enhance the quality, performance and reliability of host equipment, optimising the man-machine interface and user experience. They are excellent for industrial and professional applications, including aerospace, defence, rail and specialised markets, such as process control and automation, fire, security and mobile equipment. Custom designs are also obtainable on request.

The range includes pcb mounting diffused LEDs with diameters of 3mm or 5mm in 90-degree single moulded housings with a UL94 V-0 flammability rating. An extensive range of colours with bi-colour options and various voltage and low current options are offered.

A range of LED bulb replacements is provided to give higher intensity and reliability than filament bulbs. A broad variety of standard bulb fittings cater to single and multiple LEDs offering narrow and wide visibility angles and a wide range of colours. Durable to shock and vibration, the bulb replacement range features bi-polar and AC/DC terminations. Applications include control panels, switch illuminating and automotive.

Completing the product offering are sealed LED panel indicators provided in a broad range of mounting bezels, including countersunk, to facilitate and enhance control and indicator panel designs. High intensity LED colours feature coloured diffused lens or a smoked lens offering a good on/off ratio and feature bi-polar AC/DC voltage options. Models are provided for rugged applications and are durable to shock and vibration with IP67 and IP68-10psi weatherproof options. The possibly unique the MARL 671 SERIES features a three-phase input voltage of up to 440VAC/DC.

Alan Vincent, sales director of Foremost, comments: “MARL are a market-leading supplier of LEDs, light-guides and custom display products. Their