Kingbright Electronic have extended their product range with a new type in a compact housing. The new type KRA021 is intended as a position recognition device for use in copiers, printers and fax machines. KRA021 has a compact housing with the dimensions 7.5(w) x 2.6(h) x 6.3(d) mm and an opening of 5 mm. The slot of the device is 0.5 mm wide, the transfer rate (IC/IF) is 2.5 % minimum and 50 % maximum, the reaction time is 15 milliseconds. This new Kingbright Photo interrupter is of course in line with the RoHS 2002/95/EC directive.