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AVX Corp.

801 17th Ave. S., P.O. Box 867, Myrtle Beach, SC, 29578, US

  • 843-448-9411

Public Relations:
Christine Stieglitz
BtB Marketing
Phone: 919-872-8172
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General Information:
Larry Eisenberger
Product Manager
Phone: 864-967-9304
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AVX Corp.

Electronic Components & Devices

MLCCs offer capacitance/voltage ratings for diverse applications.

May 16, 2014

Available in sizes from 01005–2225, X7R MLCCs offer capacitance values from 100 pF to 47 µF, 9 standard voltage ratings from 4–500 V, and capacitance tolerances of ±5%, ±10%, and ± 20%. MLCCs with ratings up to 5,000 V are also available, as are automotive and alternate termination options. Exhibiting non-linear TCC within ±15% from -55 to +125°C, RoHS-compliant products are available with plated Ni/Sn, plated gold, and Flexiterm® terminations. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Single Pogo Pin BTB Contacts suit high-lifecycle applications.

May 13, 2014

RoHS-compliant 70-9150 Series, designed to mate with gold-plated PCB pads or flat contacts in docking or cradle applications, offers 5 standard compressed stacking heights from 2.0 to 5.0 mm–max working range and compressed height tolerance possible in miniature 1.5 mm dia plunger. Rated for up to 10,000 cycles, single pogo pin board-to-board (BTB) contacts feature brass contacts with gold over nickel plating and SUS 304 grade stainless steel springs with nominal 60 g per contact spring force. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Medium Power Film Capacitors suit AC filtering applications.

March 26, 2014

Packaged in cylindrical aluminum can with terminals that enable direct, 3-phase, internal wire connection, FLB Series Capacitors are comprised of metallized polypropylene dielectric imbued with soft polyurethane resin. Units feature dual safety system consisting of overpressure disconnector and self-healing technology. Available in 9 case sizes with 6 voltages spanning 230–690 Vac, RoHS-compliant devices offer capacitance values from 3*20.3 µF to 3*335 µF with tolerances of ±5, ±10, or ±20%. Read More

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Medium Power Film Capacitors suit DC filtering applications.

March 26, 2014

Available in case sizes up to 35 L, FFLC Series exhibits high specific energy up to 240 J/I and features controlled self-healing technology for safe performance with no risk of explosion. Units are comprised of metallized, segmented polypropylene film encased in unpainted, rectangular, resin-filled aluminum. Rated for 800–1350 V, devices offer capacitance values from 1,750–20,600 µF, parasitic inductance from 32–55 nH, and max RMS current value up to 400 A. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Multilayer Ceramic Capacitors range from 50-3,000 V.

February 4, 2014

Fully encapsulated and constructed using high-temperature solder, SXP-style Switch Mode Power Supply MLCCs offer 3 high-voltage ratings of 1,500, 2,000, and 3,000 V. Radial-leaded units feature capacitance values from 100 pF to 12 µF and operate in environments up to 200°C. Capacitors provide critical mechanical protection for ceramic element, enabling use as DC filters in high-power, high frequency motor drives; high pulsed-current circuitry; and other harsh environment applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

SMPS Capacitors suit military, aerospace applications.

January 23, 2014

T-Level MIL-PRF-49470 qualified, 25 V, unencapsulated, BX characteristic (X7R dielectric), horizontally stacked SMPS capacitors are available in case sizes 1–6 and offer capacitance range of 1.5–390 µF. Rated for -55 to +125°C, B- and T-Level BX characteristic SMPS capacitors are suited for I/O filtering and bulk storage in diverse applications. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Vertical WTB Contacts suit harsh industrial applications.

December 30, 2013

Featuring dual beam, phosphor bronze contacts, 9296 Series provides wire retention in variety of harsh industrial applications without insulator. Single poke home contacts enable individual placement and both top and bottom wire entry for FR4 and metal core PCBs. Supporting solid and stranded wires from 18–24 AWG, units feature current ratings from 7–12 A and temperature range of -40 to +125°C. Contacts are suited for smart grid, SSL, machine control, and building control applications.
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Electronic Components & Devices

Polymer Tantalum Chip Capacitor features undertab terminations.

December 16, 2013

Suited for use in external SSDs and eHHDs as well as wireless transmitters, TCN PulseCap™ Series comprises tantalum solid electrolytic chip capacitors with conductive polymer cathode. Operating ranges are -55 to +85°C and 6.3–16 Vdc, and 2 mm profile case (EIA 7361-20) has undertab terminations that increase volumetric efficiency and PCB assembly density. With 220–1,500 µF capacitance range, RoHS-compliant products are suitable for 3x reflow solder processing at 260°C. Read More

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