Capacitors come in polyester, polypropylene radial film types.
July 26, 2012 -
Polyester and Polypropylene Radial Film Series exhibit self-healing properties and accommodate needs of diverse applications/markets. Respectively, standard 105°C and high-temperature 125°C options are available in F611-F612 and F622 Series Metallized Polyester Film. Offered with up to 4-section construction, F461-464 Series Single Metallized Polypropylene Film meets voltage requirements of lighting ballasts, alternative energy generation, and H/EV control and charger electronics.
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Kemet Electronics Corp.
1224 Old Stage Rd.
Simpsonville, SC, 29681
KEMET Introduces New Polyester and Polypropylene Radial Film Series
Latest Generation Radial Film Offers Excellent Electrical Performance in a Smaller Package
GREENVILLE, S.C. -- KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM), a leading manufacturer of tantalum, ceramic, aluminum, film, paper and electrolytic capacitors, today introduced its new Polyester and Polypropylene Radial Film Series of capacitors. These devices are suitable for use in a wide variety of applications in the industrial, lighting, consumer, transportation, and alternative energy markets.
"KEMET's latest generation of radial film capacitors offers smaller sizes, good self-healing and excellent electrical performance. A wide range of voltage and capacitance is available to meet most any need," said Andrew Bellavia, KEMET Director of Product Marketing for Film and Electrolytic Capacitors. "While these capacitors are used in a wide variety of applications, those who require either higher operating temperatures or higher AC voltages will find this new offering especially interesting."
Both standard 105°C and high-temperature 125°C options are available in F611-F612 and F622 Series Metallized Polyester Film, respectively, the latter being especially well suited for automotive and other applications with elevated temperatures.
F461-464 Series Single Metallized Polypropylene Film is offered with up to 4-section construction to meet the high voltage requirements of modern lighting ballasts and other applications such as alternative energy generation, H/EV control and charger electronics, and industrial power equipment. The capacitor's stability and frequency response also make F461-464 ideal for many audio applications.
These devices range in price from $0.05 - $1.00.
KEMET's common stock is listed on the NYSE under the symbol "KEM." At the Investor Relations section of our web site at http://ir.kemet.com/, users may subscribe to KEMET news releases and find additional information about our Company. KEMET applies world class service and quality to deliver industry leading, high performance capacitance solutions to its customers around the world and offers the world's most complete line of surface mount and through-hole capacitor technologies across tantalum, ceramic, film, aluminum, electrolytic, and paper dielectrics. Additional information about KEMET can be found at http://www.kemet.com.
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