Product News: Electrical Equipment & Systems
Surface Mount TVS Units feature 30 kW rating.
Press Release Summary:
February 25, 2014 - With 30,000 W peak pulse power dissipation for 10/100 ÂµA waveform, SM30KPAN Series provides circuit protection from overvoltage events in applications such as relay drives and motors. Components also deliver module lightning protection and secondary lightning protection for AC/DC power lines. Featuring rated stand-off voltages from 30.0–75.0 V, suppressors offer unidirectional and bidirectional configurations with theoretical clamping times of less than 100 ps and 5ns, respectively.
Original Press Release
ProTek Devices' Adds New Series to Its High Power Surface Mount Package TVS Components
Press release date: February 17, 2014
TEMPE, Ariz. -- ProTek Devices has introduced its SM30KPAN series of high-powered surface mount transient voltage suppressor (TVS) components to provide circuit protection from overvoltage events in applications that include relay drives and motor (start/stop) back electromagnetic fields (EMF). The components also deliver module lightning protection and secondary lightning protection for AC/DC power lines.
This series consists of various components, from SM30KPA30AN to SM30KPA75AN, that make up the family. They have rated stand-off voltages from 30.0 to 75.0 volts to suit a wide variety of design requirements. The devices provide 30,000 watts of peak pulse power dissipation for a 10/1000 micro amps waveform. They are also compatible with IEC 61000-4-5 (surge): 48A, 8/20 micro amps -- L3 (line-ground), L4 (line-line) and L1 (power). The components allow unidirectional and bidirectional configurations as well as easy mounting to a printed circuit board. The clamping time is < 100ps theoretical for unidirectional and 5ns for bidirectional. The series is also RoHS compliant (exemption #7). It is provided in a high power surface mount package with an approximate weight of only 4 grams. The package also has lead-free silver plating. The solder reflow temperature is 240-250 degrees Celsius and the flammability rating is UL 94V-0.
Pricing and Availability
ProTek Devices' SM30KPAN series is now available in mass quantities. Pricing for unidirectional parts start at around $11.00 per part in minimum quantities of 100 units. The bidirectional parts start at $13.00 per part in minimum quantities of 100 units. In addition to the voltages listed in the data sheet, other voltages are also available. Contact ProTek Devices' for details: http://www.protekdevices.com/Contact_Us/contact_us.html. A data sheet can be downloaded at http://www.protekdevices.com/Assets/Documents/Datasheets/sm30kpa_can.pdf.
About ProTek Devices
In business more than 20 years, ProTek Devices(TM) is a privately held semiconductor company. The company offers a product line of overvoltage and overcurrent circuit protection components. ProTek Devices maintains its headquarters in Tempe, Ariz. More information is available at http://www.protekdevices.com.
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