Capacitors

Electronic Components & Devices

DC Link Capacitor features ESL value of 25 nH.

August 22, 2016

Featuring 6 busbar terminals matched to fit HybridPACK™ 1-DC6 IGBT module from Infineon Technologies, EPCOS Model B25655P4607J021 has rated voltage of 450 Vdc, capacitance of 600 µF, and max ESR value of 0.6 mΩ. Current capability is 150 A at max ambient temperature of 105°C. Measuring 140 x 72 x 50 mm, component is designed using power capacitor chip technology in which capacitor element is constructed as stacked winding, with which volume fill factor of nearly 1 is achieved. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Surface Mount MLCCs feature U2J ceramic dielectric material.

July 27, 2016

Available in case sizes from 0402–1812, Class-I Multilayer Ceramic Capacitors feature max available capacitance from 2.2–470 nF at 25 Vdc. Commercial-grade U2J capacitors are extremely stable with linear capacitance change with temperature, and also retain over 99% of nominal capacitance at full rated voltage. Pb-free as well as RoHS and REACH compliant, non-polar devices are suited for telecom, data acquisition, and IoT applications. Flexible termination option is available. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Aluminum Capacitors offer up to 50 g vibration resistance.

July 18, 2016

Providing stability and reliability in automotive and industrial applications, Vishay BCcomponents surface-mount 260 CLA-V, 246 CTI-V, and 250 CRZ-V and radial 246 RTI-V and 250 RMI-V are AEC-Q200-qualified that feature impedance down to 18 mΩ at 100 kHz, ripple current to 3,500 mA, and useful life to 10,000 hr. Depending on model, capacitance ranges from 150–10,000 µF over voltages from 6.3–100 V. Respectively, SMD and radial devices offer vibration resistance up to 30 and 50 g. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

World's First Hermetically Sealed Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitor MLSH Slimpack Now Available through New Yorker Electronics

July 5, 2016

New Cornell Dubilier Slimpack Technology to Replace Banks of Wet Tantalum in Military and Aerospace Applications NORTHVALE, NEW JERSEY – Cornell Dubilier has just introduced the world’s only hermetic aluminum electrolytic capacitor with a glass-to-metal seal and it is now available through franchise distributor New Yorker Electronics. With no dry-out mechanism and high capacitance... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Energy Storage Capacitors come in power and energy versions.

June 29, 2016

Available in 16 x 20 mm to 18 x 31 mm case sizes, 220 EDLC ENYCAP™ Series offers power density to 4.1 Wh/kg, capacitance values from 15–40 F, and max rated voltage of 2.7 V. Electrical double-layer energy storage capacitors feature very low internal resistance and rapid charge/discharge performance. RoHS-compliant, through-hole devices are suited for energy harvesting, power backup, and UPS power source applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Conduction Cooled Capacitors are rated to 1,200 A RMS, 1,100 Vac.

June 23, 2016

HC and LC Series can be used in resonant power circuitry ranging from 9 kHz to 1 MHz depending on capacitance value, which ranges from 0.05–37 µF. While LC Series features large flat copper plates, HC Series consists of compact, rectangular block types. These self-healing parts, depending on series, are designed with single or multiple element construction and feature impregnated dielectrics to reduce risk of corona within capacitor. Design is UL94V0 flame retardant. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitor features glass-to-metal seal.

June 22, 2016

With glass-to-metal seal that prevents dry-out, Slimpack Type MLSH handles demanding military and aerospace applications. Hermetic unit features 1.5 V reverse voltage and maximum operating temperature of 125°C, with no derating required. Measuring 1.0 x 1.5 x 0.5 in., unit can replace parallel and series banks of wet tantalum capacitors in new and existing designs, especially where bulk storage is paramount. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Radial Aluminum Capacitors operate at up to 150°C.

June 21, 2016

Available in 10 case sizes from 10 x 12 mm to 18 x 35 mm, AEC-Q200-qualified 160 RLA Series targets automotive and industrial applications. Devices offer impedance down to 23 mΩ at 100 kHz, ripple current to 2,000 mA at +150°C, and capacitance from 33–3,300 µF over 16–50 V range. As polarized aluminum electrolytic capacitors with non-solid electrolytes, self-healing dielectrics, and radial leads, devices are specified for smoothing, filtering, and buffering in SMPS and DC/DC power supplies. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

KEMET Files SEC Special Disclosure and Conflict Minerals Report

June 3, 2016

100% of KEMET Manufactured Tantalum Capacitors Described as Conflict-Free KEMET, a leading global supplier of electronic components, has filed a Special Disclosure and Conflict Minerals Report with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Despite recent case law regarding the SEC reporting rule, KEMET is voluntarily providing disclosure as to the conflict-free status of its capacitor... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Electrolytic Tantalum Capacitors span 25-50 mF.

June 2, 2016

Utilizing high CV tantalum powders and wet tantalum design, TWD High Temp Max Cap (HTMC) Series Capacitors are rated for 50 mF, 6.3 V and 25 mF, 10 V with operating temperature from -55 to +125°C and extended lifetime up to 10,000 hours at 85°C. Axial-leaded, hermetically sealed devices are available with ±10% and ±20% capacitance tolerance. Products are suited for DC hold-up and low frequency pulse circuitry in avionics, defense, specialized industrial, and other high-reliability applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Automotive Grade MLCCs operate up to +175°C.

June 1, 2016

Built for extreme automotive operating conditions, K...H Series HOTcap Devices combine operating temperature of +175°C with capacitance range of 100 pF to 1 µF and capacitance tolerances as tight as ±5%. Radial-leaded, multilayer ceramic chip capacitors offer straight or crimped leads with spacing of 2.5 mm and 5.0 mm. Available in Ceramic Class 1 and 2 with C0G and X0U dielectrics, respectively, RoHS-compliant products are coated with flame-retardant epoxy resin in accordance with UL 94 V-0. Read More

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 mΩ at 100 kHz and ripple current up to 1,750 mA.
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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 0402–2225, voltage ratings range from 4–100 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.
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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' and end-users' 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 125–2,000 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™ 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