Electronic Components & Devices

Aluminum Polymer Capacitors feature conductive technology.

May 26, 2016

Suitable for portable electronics and consumer and telecom applications, Models 180 CPS and 18 CPL deliver ripple current of 2,350–6,100 and 900–5,400 mA at 100 kHz, respectively. Model 180 CPS, available in case sizes from 5.3 x 5.3 x 5.7 to 10.4 x 10.4 x 12.6 mm, offers useful life of 2,500 hr at +105°C and impedance from 9–35 mΩ, while Model 181 CPL, available in case sizes from 6.6 x 6.6 x 5.9 to 10.4 x 10.4 x 12.6 mm, provides useful life of 5,000 hr at +105°C with impedance from 12–64 mΩ. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Ceramic Disc Capacitors offer capacitance up to 20 nF.

May 24, 2016

Featuring C0G, U2J, P3K, R3L, X7R, and Y5U ceramic dielectrics, 440L Series provides high reliability for Class X1 (760 VAC) and Class Y1 (500 VAC) applications in accordance with IEC 60384-14, 4th edition. AC-line-rated devices feature tolerances down to ±10% and operate over temperature range of -30 to +125°C. Consisting of 2 silver-plated ceramic discs with tinned copper connection leads offering 0.81 mm diameters, capacitors have flame-resistant epoxy resin encapsulation. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Automotive SMD Aluminum Capacitors have extended voltage ratings.

May 20, 2016

Respectively rated to 100 and 80 V, 146 CTI and 160 CLA series are comprised of polarized aluminum electrolytic capacitors with non-solid, self-healing electrolytes for automotive and industrial applications. There are 9 case sizes for 146 CTI series, which supports operation to +125 °C, while 160 CLA series includes 6 case sizes and operates to +150°C. Qualified to AEC-Q200, these charge- and discharge-proof devices feature impedance down to 35 m&Omega; at 100 kHz and ripple current up to 1,750 mA.<br /> Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Materials & Material Processing

Vishay Intertechnology to Showcase Leading High-Frequency MLCCs, Wire-Bondable and Surface-Mount Resistors, and Custom Substrates at IMS2016

May 18, 2016

MALVERN, Pa. – Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced its technology lineup for the 2016 IEEE MTT International Microwave Symposium (IMS2016), being held from May 22-27 at Moscone Center in San Francisco. At the conference and exhibition, the company will be highlighting its latest industry-leading high-frequency multilayer ceramic chip capacitors (MLCCs); surface-mount and... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Medical-Grade MLCCs are designed for reliability.

May 12, 2016

Delivering reliability performance required by electronic life support applications, MQ Series includes 8 EIA case sizes from 0402&ndash;2225, voltage ratings range from 4&ndash;100 V, capacitance values from 1 pF to 100 µF, and capacitance tolerances from ±0.1 pF to ±30%. Dielectric materials NP0 (C0G), X7R, and X7S are rated for -55 to +125°C, while X5R is rated from -55 to +85°C. Termination options include plated Ni/Sn, 60/40 Sn/Pb, 5% min Pb-plated solder, and gold plated.<br /> Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

AVX is the First to Achieve NASA's S-311-P-838 Specification for Space-Level BME X7R MLCC Technology

May 9, 2016

AVX’s full range of space-level BME X7R MLCCs are now fully approved for use in US military aerospace designs, allowing engineers to take advantage of their high CV capabilities the revolutionary size, weight, component count reductions they enable FOUNTAIN INN, S.C. – AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer of passive components and interconnect solutions, is the first - and currently... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Multilayer Ceramic Capacitors provide extremely low ESR.

May 2, 2016

Supplied in 0505 case size, Ultra HiQ-CBR Squared MLCCs provide 250 Vdc rating, capacitance values up to 100 pF, and typical ESR (10 pF at 1 GHz) of <0.068. C0G dielectric features stable copper base metal electrode system, while square size results in higher self-resonant frequency compared to standard EIA case sizes. Capacitors are suited for high power applications such as RF and power amplifier modules, medical electronics, and wireless, satellite, and microwave communications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Green & Clean

Energy Storage System supports battery and mechanical options.

April 29, 2016

As fully integrated energy storage system (ESS) tailored to developers&#39; and end-users&#39; power and energy needs, NPS ESS features FP2000 FlexPhase power conversion system. DC voltage optimization capabilities support effective use with Flow, Lithium, Lead Acid, or any other chemical battery as well as such mechanical storage options as flywheels. While output power ranges from 125&ndash;2,000 kVA, duration of rated power can be configured from 15 min to 4 hr. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Material Handling & Storage, Green & Clean

PV Energy Storage System aids cold storage facilities, markets.

April 28, 2016

Bundling thermal energy storage with rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) systems, Solar Energy Storage&trade; delivers 24/7 green energy management for cold storage facilities, supermarkets, and utilities. System stores thermal energy and deploys it during peak demand, in evening, or any time of non-generation. This reduces renewable variability; provides buffer of green, on-demand energy storage; and helps stabilize grid. System lasts at least 20 years or life of facility with minimal maintenance. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Pulse Discharge MLCCs deliver reliability in 200°C environments.

April 26, 2016

With 100% Pb-free, RoHS-compliant, and REACH-compliant base metal electrode dielectric system, Pulse Discharge Multilayer Ceramic Capacitors reliably deliver short-duration pulse generation in harsh environments typically associated with munitions and down-hole detonation circuitry. Uniformity of breakdown voltage performance increases reliability. Characteristics include discharge voltages of up to 3,500 V and capacitances up to 150 nF. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

PFC Capacitors: Much Longer Life and Higher Energy Density

April 25, 2016

Extended service life of up to 200,000 hours 20 percent higher energy density of up to 11.8 kvar/l High maximum permissible inrush current of 500 times the rated current (plus 25 percent) Overpressure disconnector for all three phases TDK Corporation presents EPCOS PhaseCap® Energy – two new series of high power capacitors for power factor correction. These components are available with... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Maxwell Technologies Announces Agreement for Sale of Microelectronics Product Line

April 15, 2016

SAN DIEGO - Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: MXWL), a leading developer and manufacturer of ultracapacitor-based energy storage and power delivery solutions, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its microelectronics product line to Data Device Corporation, a subsidiary of ILC Industries, Inc. The agreement includes all assets and certain liabilities related... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Future Electronics Promotes Vishay's T55 Series Polymer Tantalum Chip Capacitors

April 14, 2016

Pointe Claire, Quebec - Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently announced immediate availability of the extended T55 Series of polymer tantalum chip capacitors from Vishay. Vishay's extended T55 Series of polymer tantalum chip capacitors offers new devices in D and V case sizes and higher voltage ratings from 16V to 35V. In addition, devices in... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Tantalum Chip Capacitor features 100 µF/6.3 V rating.

March 31, 2016

Featuring high CV, SMD facedown, undertab terminations, which enable low ESL and high PCB assembly density, F98 Series 0603 Capacitor is suited for use in power line circuits in smartphones, wireless modules, hearing aids, and fitness trackers. Resin-molded, RoHS-compliant device is free from DC capacitance/voltage dependency that MLCCs experience and designed to operate in temperatures spanning -55 to +125°C. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

SMD Wet Tantalum Capacitor serves avionics/aerospace applications.

March 30, 2016

Offering 300-cycle thermal shock capability as well as 50 g sinusoidal and 27.8 g random vibration resistance, T22 combines reverse voltage of 1.5 V at +85°C with thermal shock capability of 300 cycles in SMT, 9 x 7.1 x 7.4 mm C case code package. Ratings include voltage from 50&ndash;125 Vdc, capacitance from 10&ndash;68 µF, and capacitance tolerance of ±10% and ±20%. Operating from -55 to +85°C (+125°C with derating), capacitor provides max ESR down to 1.50 &Omega; at 120 Hz and +25°C. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Solid Tantalum Capacitors are designed for medical applications.

March 30, 2016

Requiring voltage de-rating as low as 20% for filtering and 0% for pacing, hold-up, and charging applications, TAZ Series HRC6000 is manufactured using Q-Process and delivers DC leakage values down to 0.0025 CV. Medical-grade products, which come in E-cases (Metric Code: 5025), operate from -55 to +125°C and are available with rated voltages of 6, 10, and 15 V; capacitance tolerances of ±5%, ±10%, and ±20%; and capacitance values from 10&ndash;33 µF. Four termination finishes are also available. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Dry Film Capacitors suit DC filtering applications.

March 29, 2016

Rated for 1.5&ndash;3 kV with capacitance spanning 58&ndash;1,110 µF, FFLI Series Capacitors combine dry, metallized polypropylene film and no-free-oil solution in cylindrical aluminum case filled with self-extinguishing polyurethane resin. Composition equips series with self-healing technology, which prevents potential explosions resulting from avalanche effect, enables benign failure mode consisting exclusively of capacitance losses, and ensures safe performance over 100,000-hour lifetime. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

High-Voltage Polymer Chip Capacitors deliver high reliability.

March 24, 2016

Offering 33 µF/75 V code, TCH Series exhibits high-reliability endurance of up to 10,000 hr at 85ºC and rated temperature. Other properties include leakage current down to 0.1 CV, capacitance of 22&ndash;330 µF, and voltage ratings from 10&ndash;100 V. Available with gold-plated J-lead, tin/lead-plated J-lead, and gold-plated undertab terminations, capacitors come in CTC-21D hermetically sealed ceramic cases filled with inert gas, operate from -55 to +125ºC, and suit mission-critical applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Wet Electrolytic Tantalum Capacitors span 25-125 V.

March 24, 2016

Featuring high capacitance cathode system that enables high CV levels in DSCC-compatible case sizes, TWA Series COTS Plus Capacitors offer ratings as high as 4700 µF/25 V, 3000 µF/50 V, 2200 µF/60 V, 1000 µF/75 V, and 750 µF/100 V. Axial-leaded devices are supplied in hermetic package with 2 termination finishes of Sn/Pb 60/40 and lead-free compatible matte tin. Offered with or without insulating sleeve, capacitors are suited for high-rel defense, avionics, radar, and power supply applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

KEMET to Reveal Advanced Ceramic Capacitor Technology at APEC 2016

March 21, 2016

New high-stability dielectric extends application reach of compact, cost-effective class-1 MLCCs KEMET is to preview new multilayer ceramic capacitors (MLCCs) featuring its advanced U2J Class-1 dielectric technology at the 2016 IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC). The event will take place at the Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Center, California, from... Read More