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LGA Capacitor cuts internal inductance by 50%.
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LGA Capacitor cuts internal inductance by 50%.

Available in 0204-1206 case sizes, LGA Decoupling Capacitor utilizes vertical orientation for internal electrodes, allowing I/O terminals to be located on bottom of capacitor so signals feed directly into vias. Controlled gap between opposing polarity terminals on bottom of capacitor minimizes effective current loop width. Fine Copper Termination employs electromechanical methods to form external...

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Fused Capacitor protects against short circuits.
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Fused Capacitor protects against short circuits.

Using thin film technology, TBW Series Tantalum Fused Capacitor incorporates internal fuse to protect against short circuit failure modes. Capacitance values range from 4.7-47 Â-µF with capacitance tolerance of ±10 to ±20%. Available on standard 7 and 13 in. reels, capacitor series has temperature range of -55 to +125°C and is suited for military and aerospace circuitry...

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Tantalum Capacitor Provides High Ripple Current, Low ESR
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Tantalum Capacitor Provides High Ripple Current, Low ESR

MYRTLE BEACH S.C. (March 20, 2006) - AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer of advanced passive components and connectors, has increased its range of voltage offerings by developing both higher voltage and lower voltage, maximum capacitance and ultra low ESR capacitors that provide high ripple current rating. Designated the TPM Series, the multianode capacitor was designed for next generation...

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Ceramic Capacitors suit high-current applications.

For medium voltage applications up to 500 V, SK Series is suitable for commercial SMPS applications. In voltage systems rated up to 5 kV, SV Series MLC radial capacitors exhibit low ESR at high frequencies and have low leakage characteristics. Capacitance value is 1.2 Â-µF for SV17 package. Each RoHS-compliant series incorporates internal design that minimizes electric field stresses within...

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Capacitors suit RF and microwave applications.
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Capacitors suit RF and microwave applications.

Leaded, multilayer HQL Series offers capacitance range of 4.7-6,800 pF with dissipation factor of 0.1% max and operating temperature from -55 to 125°C. Units are suited for RF power amplifiers and inductive heating as well as industrial and medical electronics. Non-magnetic version is available for high magnetic field environments such as MRI coils.

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Capacitors Deliver 220µF for High-End and Space-Constrained Audio Applications

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (January 31, 2006) - Niobium oxide capacitors from AVX combine non-burn features and low-failure rates to enhance safety, reliability and performance in high-end audio applications such as flight audio systems. AVX audio Tantalum and Niobium Oxide capacitors deliver high capacitance values in small packages and provide noiseless clear filtering to eliminate the piezo effect...

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High-Voltage Capacitor suits 600-3,000 V applications.

Available in case sizes from 1206 to 2220, FLEXITERM V+ MLC Chip is housed in package that will not crack under extreme board flexure and that resists temperature cycle damage. Multi Layer Capacitor technology splits voltage distribution in component, minimizing electric field stresses. Flexible termination comprises conductive polymer layer that is plated with nickel and tin. Unit is available...

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FFVE Capacitor Operating Conditions Increased for DC Filtering and Low Reactive Power Needs

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (October 24, 2005) -AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer of passive components, has increased the operating conditions of its medium power film capacitor family. Specifically designed for DC filtering and low reactive power needs, the FFVE is an alternative to electrolytic technology and is ideal for applications such as fuel cell converters, UPS, motor drives and industrial...

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Termination Couplers offer directivity greater than 20 dB.

Utilizing thin-film technology, High Directivity LGA Series CP0402 meets requirements of communications industry. Low-profile units, in frequencies from 400 MHz to 6 GHz, feature 3 W continuous power dissipation. They are available in lead-free versions, providing solderability and self-alignment during reflow. Miniature couplers are suited for mobile communications, satellite TV receivers, GPS,...

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Tantalum Capacitors are offered in 0805 and 1206 cases.

Compliant with RoHS requirements, TCJ Series tantalum polymer capacitors offer capacitance values of 10 Â-µF/6.3 V in 0805 package, in addition to 47 µF/6.3 V and 100 µF/4 V in 1206 package. With operating voltage up to 12 V and operating temperature of 125°C, they can withstand 3 times reflow profile up to 260°C. Capacitors are suitable for applications such as...

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