Press Release Summary:
Available in 1206, 1809, and 1812 case sizes, EMI Filters are rated to 2 kV and intended for I/O ports of telecommunication and network equipment. They withstand 1,500 Vrms at 50/60 Hz for 60 sec, 2,250 Vdc for 60 sec, and 2,400 V peak voltage surge. Units accept ANSI/IEEE Std 802.3 and ANSI/IEEE Std 803af, making them Power-Over-Ethernet approved.
Original Press Release:
EMI Filters from AVX Provide Excellent Surge Protection
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (October 10, 2005) -AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer of passive components, has expanded its offering of EMI Filters for I/O ports of telecommunication and network equipment. The EMI Filters are now available in 1206, 1809 and 1812 case sizes. The 2kV rated capacitors are ideal for AC terminations, as the EMI Filters are capable of withstanding high-voltage surges.
Primary reasons for use of the high-voltage chip capacitor include:
o The EMI Filters acceptance of ANSI/IEEE Std. 802.3 and ANSI/IEEE Std. 803af, making the high-voltage chip power-over-ethernet approved.
o 1500 Vrms @ 50/60Hz for 60 seconds
o 2250 VDC for 60 seconds
o 2400V peak voltage surge
For more information about the EMI Filters, contact AVX at 801 17th Avenue South, Myrtle Beach, S.C. 29578; by calling 843-448-9411, by fax at 843-444-2864 or on the Web at www.avx.com.
AVX Corporation is a leading international supplier of electronic passive components and connectors with 28 manufacturing and customer support facilities in 14 countries around the world. AVX offers a broad range of devices including capacitors, resistors, filters, timing and circuit protection devices and connectors. The company is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE:AVX).