MAU01M and MSCU01M: New Medical-Grade DC-DC Converters from MINMAX

By WPG AmericasMay 16, 2018

MINMAX, a specialist in the design and manufacturing of converters and power supplies, has extensive experience in designing DC-DC converters and AC-DC power supplies for demanding applications in medical and healthcare instrumentation that need tight safety solutions.

The global manufacturer of converters and power supplies offers a wide range of high-isolation and reinforced insulation medical DC-DC converters and AC-DC power supplies with power ranging from 1W to 20W, and 24W to 60W.

MINMAX medical safety power solutions have a 3000 VAC to 5000 VAC rating, with low-leakage that ensures operator and patient protection. Rated for nominal working, INMAX DC-DC converters and AC-DC power supplies was approved for  3rd edition medical safety standards ANSI/AAMI ES 60601-1, and IEC/EN 60601-1.

As an addition to its medical safety product portfolio, MINMAX has introduced the MAU01M series and MSCU01M series of 1W isolated DC-DC converters in line with the safety standards required for medical and healthcare applications. Product overview and key features of MAU01M and MSCU01M series are as follows.

Product Overview of MINMAX MAU01M Series

Designed for healthcare and medical applications, the MINMAX MAU01M 1W isolated DC-DC converter series is available in 9 models with input voltages of 5, 12, 24VDC and 5, 12, 15VDC output. The converter series, encapsulated within a SIP-7 package, has an I/O isolation of 4000 VAC with reinforced insulation, rated for 300 Vrms working voltage.

Operating ambient temperature range of the MAU01M 1W isolated DC-DC converter series is -40℃ to 95℃ without derating (please refer to datasheet). The industry-leading series conforms to the 3rd edition IEC/EN 60601-1, medical safety approvals ANSI/AAMI ES60601-1, and the 4th edition medical EMC standard.

Key Features of MAU01M 1W Isolated DC-DC Converter Series

MINMAX’s MAU01M 1W isolated DC-DC converter series includes high-grade protection features, such as short circuit protection and low leakage current of 2μA max. Other key features of the DC-DC converter series are:

  • Industrial Standard SIP-7 Package
  • I/O Isolation 4000 VAC with Reinforced Insulation, rated for 300 Vrms Working Voltage
  • Low Leakage Current < 2μA
  • Operating Ambient Temp. Range -40℃ to 95℃
  • Short Circuit Protection
  • Medical EMC Standard meets 4th Edition of EMI EN55011 and EMS EN60601-1-2
  • Medical Safety meets 2x MOPP per 3rd Edition of IEC/EN 60601-1 & ANSI/AAMI ES60601-1 with CE Marking

Product Overview of MINMAX MSCU01M Series

Enclosed within an SMD-14 package, the MSCU01M 1W isolated DC-DC converter series is available in 15 models with input voltages of 5, 12, 24VDC, and 5, 12, 15, ±12, ±15VDC output. The series, designed for medical applications, features an I/O isolation of 4000VAC with reinforced insulation, rated for 250 Vrms working voltage.

The new 1W isolated DC-DC converter range integrates top-of-the-line protection features, including short circuit protection and low leakage current of 2μA max. Operating ambient temperature range of MINMAX MSCU01M series is -40℃ to 95℃ without derating (please refer to datasheet).

Key Features of MSCU01M 1W Isolated DC-DC Converter Series

The MSCU01M series of 1W isolated DC-DC converters meet the 4th edition medical EMC standard, medical safety approval ANSI/AAMI ES60601-1, and the 3rd edition of IEC/EN 60601-1. Other prominent features of the DC-DC converter range include:

  • Industrial Standard SMD Package
  • I/O Isolation 4000 VAC with Reinforced Insulation, rated for 250 Vrms Working Voltage
  • Low Leakage Current < 2μA
  • Operating Ambient Temp. Range -40℃ to 95℃
  • Short Circuit Protection
  • Medical EMC Standard meets 4th Edition of EMI EN55011 and EMS EN60601-1-2
  • Medical Safety meets 2x MOPP per 3rd Edition of IEC/EN 60601-1 & ANSI/AAMI ES60601-1 with CE Marking

Complying with the latest medical safety approvals, both MAU01M series and MSCU01M series of DC-DC converters offer a performance optimized, excellent solution for demanding medical and healthcare instrument applications. Please visit https://www.minmax.com.tw/en/product/class6 for more information on new converters. You can also get in touch with your WPGA Power Specialist for product queries.