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HVAC, Test & Measuring Instruments

Platinum SMD Flat Chip Temperature Sensors operate up to +175°C.

June 29, 2015

Offering temperature stability characteristic of ≤0.1% after 1,000 hr, AEC-Q200-qualified PTS AT series provides precise and reliable temperature sensing for automotive, space, and industrial electronics. Resistance values are 100 and 500 Ω in 0805 size and 100 Ω, 500 Ω, and 1 kΩ in the 1206 size. Along with F0.3 and F0.6 tolerance classes, features include near linear temperature characteristic of +3,850 ppm/K, reaction times down to ≤3 sec (in air), and operating range of -55 to +175°C. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Ceramic Disc Capacitors increase reliability and conserve space.

June 29, 2015

With body diameters down to 7.5 mm and pulse strength up to 10 kV, VY1 Compact series conserves space while promoting reliability for Class X1 (760 Vac) and Y1 (500 Vac) applications in accordance with IEC 60384-14.3, third edition. Capacitors feature Y5U ceramic dielectrics and are available with vertical (inline) kinked leads or straight leads with spacing of 10 or 12.5 mm. Capacitance range is 470–4,700 pF, with tolerances of ±20%, from -40 to +125°C. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Electronic Components & Devices

Miniature Housing optically isolates IR emitter, proximity sensor.

June 24, 2015

Fostering rapid prototyping, TSSP-HA provides optical isolation between 3 mm (T1) IR emitter and any Vishay TSSP-type presence or proximity sensor. Miniature plastic housing also aligns emitter and sensor leads on standard breadboard grids. Capable of withstanding wave soldering temperatures on opposite side of the PCB, RoHS-compliant product has cavity on each side of holder with recessed top edge for cover pieces. This simplifies designing of aperture for sensor or aiming tube for emitter. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

N-Channel MOSFET saves space in mobile devices.

June 22, 2015

Housed in chipscale MICRO FOOT® 0.8 x 0.8 mm package with 0.357 mm profile, TrenchFET® 20 V Model Si8824EDB extends battery usage and saves space in smartphones, tablets, wearable devices, solid-state drives, and portable medical devices. Unit features extremely low on-resistance of 75 mΩ at 4.5 V, 82 mΩ at 2.5 V, 90 mΩ at 1.8 V, 125 mΩ at 1.5 V, and 175 mΩ at 1.2 V. To prevent static damage from handling or human body contact, MOSFET has 2,000 V integrated ESD protection. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Thin Film Flat Chip Resistors operate up to 1,000 V.

June 18, 2015

Available in 1206 and 1210 case sizes, TNPV e3 Series covers resistance range from 121 kΩ to 3.01 MΩ. Devices feature low VCR of <1 ppm/V, tight tolerances to ±0.1%, and low TCR down to ±10 ppm/K. Operating over temperature range of -55 to +125°C, resistors offer dissipation to 0.33 W at ambient temperature of 70°C. RoHS-compliant units are extremely stable in various environmental conditions, as confirmed by load-life stability of ≤ ± 0.05 % for 1,000 hr at rated power and +70°C. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Wirewound Resistors offer surge protection to 106.5 J.

June 12, 2015

Featuring completely welded construction with high-temperature silicone coating, CW - High Energy Series operates from -65 to +250°C (characteristic U) and -65 to +350°C (characteristic V). Axial lead resistors provide power ratings from 3–13 W at 25°C and 2,000-hr load-life stability of less than ±3% at +25°C. Offering resistances from 2 Ω to 938 kΩ, with tolerances of ±5% and ±10%, devices feature TCR of ±50 ppm/°C for resistance from 2.0–9.9 Ω, and ± 30 ppm/°C for resistance of 10 Ω and above. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Thin Film MELF Resistors provide operating voltages to 1,000 V.

June 8, 2015

Respectively, Vishay Beyschlag MMA 0204 HV (500 V) and MMB 0207 HV (1,000 V) come in 0204 and 0207 case sizes and offer resistance range of 340 kΩ to 10 MΩ with tolerance of ±1%, TCR of ± 50 ppm/K, rated power dissipation to 0.4 and 1.0 W at +70°C, and long-term stability down to <0.5% after 1,000 hr. Both lead (Pb)-free, RoHS-compliant, and halogen-free devices are built on metal film technology and are suitable for processing on automatic SMD assembly systems. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Surface-Mount Resistor features compact 0612 case size.

June 5, 2015

Featuring wide side terminal construction that yields 1 W power rating in 0612 case size, WSL0612 Power Metal Strip® Resistor provides extremely low resistance values down to 0.001 Ω and stable resistance tolerances to 1.0%. Advanced construction incorporates solid metal nickel-chrome alloy resistive element with low TCR of less than 20 ppm/°C. Operating from -65 to +170°C, RoHS-compliant resistor is suited for all types of current sensing and pulse applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

IGBT/MOSFET Driver saves space in compact inverters.

June 1, 2015

With 2.5 mm height and minimum 8 mm clearance, Model VOL3120 is suited for motor drives, alternative energy, welding equipment, and other high-working-voltage applications. Device provides high isolation voltage ratings of VIORM = 1,050 V and VIOTM = 8,000 V. Operating from 15–32 V with current consumption of 2.5 mA, driver boasts typical delays of <250 ns and rise/fall times of 100 ns. Common mode transient immunity of more than 48 kV/µs eliminates noise issues from low-voltage areas on PCB. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

High-Current Power Inductors feature powdered metal cores.

May 28, 2015

Featuring powdered iron cores for high saturation current up to 5.8 A, IHHP Series is available in miniature 2.0 x 1.6 mm 0806 and 2.5 x 2.0 mm 1008 case sizes, each with low profiles of 1.0 mm and 1.2 mm. Devices offer high efficiency with max DCR down to 15 mΩ and wide range of inductance values from 0.22–10 µH. With RoHS-compliant, Pb-free shielded construction, inductors provide heat rating current up to 5.3 A and operate over temperature range of -55 to +125°C. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

N-Channel MOSFETs save energy in soft switching topologies.

May 26, 2015

Built on superjunction technology, 600 Volt EF Series is suited for zero voltage switching/soft switching topologies such as phase-shifted bridges and LLC converter half bridges. Fast body diode N-channel power MOSFETs include 21 A Model SiHx21N60EF, 47 A Model SiHx47N60EF, and 70 A Model SiHx70N60EF with ultra-low on-resistance of 176 mΩ, 65 mΩ, and 38 mΩ, respectively. Low reverse recovery charge helps to avoid failure from shoot-through and thermal overstress. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Super Bright LEDs come in compact packages with dome lenses.

May 21, 2015

Utilizing ultra-bright AllnGaP on Si chip technology, VLD.1235.. series includes super red (630 nm), red (624 nm), amber (616 nm), and yellow (589 nm) LEDs in 2.3 x 2.3 x 2.8 mm, untinted, SMT packages with dome lenses. Luminous intensity ranges are 5,600–22,400 mcd for super red and 9,000–35,500 mcd for all other colors. Available in gullwing and reverse gullwing versions, LEDs withstand drive currents up to 70 mA, offer ±11° angle of half intensity, and withstand ESD voltages up to 2 kV. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Ultrafast Recovery Diodes minimize conduction losses.

May 18, 2015

Offered as die in wafer form, H and U Series FRED Pt® Gen 4 Ultrafast recovery diodes are optimized for high-frequency converters in power modules, motor drives, UPS, and solar or welding inverters. Designed to minimize conduction losses in medium-speed circuits, U Series features forward voltage down to 1.4 V for 600 V devices and 1.48 V for 650 V devices. H Series offers reverse recovery times down to 25 ns with forward voltages down to 1.65 V for 600 V devices and 1.74 V for 650 V devices. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Thick Film Chip Resistors deliver up to 500 V.

May 8, 2015

Designed with protective metal glaze on ceramic, RCV e3 Series offers high limiting element voltages of 400 V and 500 V in compact 0805 and 1206 case sizes with power ratings of 0.125 and 0.25 W, respectively. Devices offer tolerances of 1% and 5%, TCR of ±100 ppm/K and ±200 ppm/K, and resistance range from 100 kΩ to 10 MΩ. With high temperature operation up to +155°C, RoHS-compliant resistors are suitable for power supplies, battery chargers, vacuum tubes, and converters. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Thin Film Chip Resistor operates from -55 to +230°C.

May 6, 2015

Available in AEC-Q200 automotive-qualified 0603 case size, PLTT 0603 offers resistance range of 250 Ω to 150 kΩ, low absolute TCR down to ±5 ppm/°C, and laser-trimmed tolerances down to ±0.02%. Stable film and performance characteristics of 0.5% ppm at +175°C for 2,000 hr at 50% of rated power make device optimized for low-noise single-signal processing required to compensate for low offset and temperature drift in high-temperature automotive environments, such as exhaust sensing. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Thin Film Resistors offer ratio tolerances to ±0.05%.

May 4, 2015

Constructed with tantalum nitride resistor film on high-purity alumina or ceramic substrate, AORN Series features low TCR tracking of ±5 ppm/°C and long-term ratio stability of 0.015% after 1,000 hr at +155°C. AEC-Q200-qualified, dual in-line devices are available as 4 equal-value resistors ranging from 1–100 kΩ and as 2 resistor dividers in same package with ratios from 1:1 to 1:100. Housed in 8-pin SOIC package, units offer 100 mW per resistor element and are rated for ESD to 2 kV at >10 kΩ. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Thin Film Bar MOS Capacitor operates up to 100 V.

April 29, 2015

Available in 120 x 35 mil Case A or 240 x 35 mil Case B, Model BRCP is designed for high-power hybrid assemblies and SiC and GaN applications. Unit offers capacitance range of 5–100 pF, low TCC down to ±50 ppm/°C, and absolute tolerance down to ±5%. Operating from -55 to +150°C, capacitor is optimized for LC, RC, or LRC filters; RF choking; and DC blocking and impedance matching. For these applications, BRCP can accommodate 7 bonds for Case A and 15 bonds for Case B. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Thick Film Chip Resistors feature long side terminations.

April 24, 2015

Available in 0612 and 1020 case sizes, Models RCWE0612 and RCWE1020 provide power ratings to 1 W and 2 W, respectively. AEC-Q200-qualified, surface-mount, wraparound chip resistors offer low resistance values from 0.01–0.976 Ω, tolerance down to ±1%, and TCR of ±100 ppm/°C, ±200 ppm/°C, and ±300 ppm/°C. Devices are optimized as current sensing resistors and shunts in DC/DC converters, voltage regulation modules, and inverters in cell phones, computers, air conditioners, and heat pumps. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Snap-In Power Aluminum Capacitors come in cases down to 20 x 25mm.

April 23, 2015

Supplied in cylindrical aluminum case with pressure relief valve, insulated with blue PET sleeve, miniaturized 256 PMG-SI series offer capacitance from 820–47,000 µF, operating range of -40 to +105°C, and useful life of 2,000 hr at +105°C. There are 17 case sizes ranging from 20 x 25 mm to 35 x 45 mm, voltages vary from 16–100 V, and ripple current is rated to 4.85 A. These polarized aluminum electrolytic capacitors with non-solid electrolyte also feature ESR down to 14 mΩ. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Fast Recovery Rectifiers feature low-profile design.

April 17, 2015

Housed in low-profile SMPD package measuring less than 1.7 mm in height, 10–30 A FRED Pt® Hyperfast and Ultrafast Recovery Rectifiers minimize switching losses and over-dissipation in automotive and telecom applications while providing high-density alternative to TO-263 package. Devices offer reverse voltages of 200 and 600 V, reverse recovery time down to 25 ns, and typical forward voltage drop down to 0.75 V in single- and dual-die configurations. Read More

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