Capacitors

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

Electronic Components & Devices

Modeling of Vishay Intertechnology VJ HIFREQ Series MLCCs Now Available From Modelithics

March 21, 2016

Allows Design Engineers to Simulate Circuit Performance and Reduce Time to Market MALVERN, Pa. – To help designers simulate circuit performance and reduce time to market, Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that Modelithics, Inc. — the industry leader in providing simulation models for RF, microwave, and millimeter-wave devices — is now offering modeling for Vishay... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Wet Electrolytic Tantalum Capacitors employ high CV components.

March 18, 2016

Supplied in hermetically sealed welded tantalum can and header assembly, shock- and vibration-resistant TWA-Y Series include 470 µF/100 V and 1,000 µF/75 V components. These products, designed for continuous operation at 200°C (with applicable derating), provide endurance ratings up to 2,000 hr and exhibit stable electrical parameters from -55 to +200°C. Cathode system enables high-CV performance in standard DSCC case sizes from T1&ndash;T4. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Vishay Intertechnology to Exhibit Industry-Leading MOSFETs, ICs, Passive Components, Diodes, and Optoelectronics at APEC 2016

March 16, 2016

MALVERN, Pa. — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced its technology lineup for the Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC) 2016, taking place March 20-24 in Long Beach, California. In booth 2017, the company will be highlighting its latest industry-leading power MOSFET, IC, passive component, diode, and optocoupler technologies for a wide range of... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

Vishay Intertechnology to Highlight Leading Vishay Electro-Films Products at OFC 2016

March 15, 2016

Technology Lineup to Include Custom Submounts and Substrates, RF Capacitors, and Wire-Bondable Products MALVERN, Pa. — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that it will be showcasing its latest industry-leading Vishay Electro-Films (EFI) solutions at the 2016 Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition (OFC 2016), taking place March 20-24 at the Anaheim... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Hermetic SMD Tantalum Capacitors operate up to 230°C.

March 10, 2016

Available with 6.8&ndash;100 µF capacitance values and 16&ndash;63 V voltage ratings, THH Series offers minimum lifetimes of 1,000 hr @ 230°C and 0.5 VR and 10,000 hr @ 200°C and 0.5 VR. Ceramic package options include 9/CTC-21D for higher capacitance (47&ndash;100 µF) and I for lower max profile (3.00 mm vs. 6.5 mm). Stable even in high-temperature, high-humidity, and ambient atmosphere environments, series does not exhibit capacitance drop-off and offers leakage current down to 0.01 CV. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

AVX to Launch Two New Products, Showcase Passive Portfolio, and Contribute to the Conference Program at APEC 2016

March 8, 2016

In addition to the two new product series, AVX APEC 2016 highlights include: five significant series extensions, four onsite engineering experts, a technical presentation entitled “New Component Technologies Enable More Robust and Reliable Power System Design” FOUNTAIN INN, S.C.  – AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer of passive components and interconnect solutions, will launch two... Read More