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Varistors

AVX Extends Varistor Product Offering to Include Lead-Free Version

RoHS-compliant MOV Ideal for Devices Subject to Electrical Interference MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. - AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX), a leading manufacturer of advanced passive components, has extended its VE/VF Series of metal oxide varistors to include a lead-free version. Ideal for telecommunication, industrial equipment, consumer electronic and automotive applications, the RoHS-compliant MOV devices...

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Multilayer Varistors operate at temperatures up to 150°C.
Varistors

Multilayer Varistors operate at temperatures up to 150°C.

With response time of less than 1 nsec (typ), ZVY and AVY series provide protection from transient voltage surges and associated energy/current in automotive electronics applications. Bidirectional devices, offered in SMD or thru hole versions, automatically reset themselves once transient has passed. ZVY series is designed for dc operating voltages from 3-125 V and handles up to 7.4 J standard....

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AVX Extends Multilayor Varistor Rating to 50VAC
Miscellaneous Protectors

AVX Extends Multilayor Varistor Rating to 50VAC

MLV features extended working voltages in a reduced case size... MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (October 24, 2006) - AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer of advanced passive components, has extended the working voltage range of its popular Transguard line of multilayer varistors to 50VAC (65VDC), while minimizing board space consumption by utilizing a 1206 case size. Designated the VC Series, the expanded...

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VX Extends Varistor Product Offering to Include Lead-Free Version
Surge Suppressors

VX Extends Varistor Product Offering to Include Lead-Free Version

RoHS-compliant MOV ideal for devices subject to electrical interference... MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (October 24, 2006) - AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer of advanced passive components, has extended its VE/VF Series of metal oxide varistors to include a lead-free version. Ideal for telecommunication, industrial equipment, consumer electronic and automotive applications, the RoHS-compliant MOV...

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Multilayer Varistors offer operating temperature up to 150°C.
Varistors

Multilayer Varistors offer operating temperature up to 150°C.

RoHS compliant SMD multilayer varsitors feature low capacitance for response time of less than 2 nsec. With operating voltages ranging from 3-170 Vdc, and from 2-130 Vac, ZVY series is suited for industrial and high-temperature controls for ESD, switching, and inductive transient protection on circuit boards and ICs. AVY series is designed for standard automotive voltages of 12, 24, and 42 V, and...

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Circuit Protector prevents damage to telephony equipment.
Miscellaneous Protectors

Circuit Protector prevents damage to telephony equipment.

Incorporating PolySwitch(TM) PPTC overcurrent technology with MOV component, thermally protected 2Pro(TM) provides current limiting during overcurrent events and voltage clamping during overvoltage events. Hold current is greater than 120 mA, and voltage clamp at 1 mA is ~270 V. Featuring resettable functionality, RoHS-compliant device is suited for use in cordless phones, VoIP gateways, data...

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Metal Oxide Varistors range from 60-680 Vrms.

Available in standard sizes from 23-60 mm, single layer Series ZOV handles up to 80 kA of current and more than 4,100 W. Offered in round, square, and dual or triple stacked models, units feature epoxy coating, rigid terminations, or metallized blocks. Flat to slightly positive temperature coefficient for clamping voltage ensures that device will clamp at stated clamping voltage and prevent part...

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Varistors are designed for automotive industry.
Varistors

Varistors are designed for automotive industry.

Providing bi-directional transient voltage protection for sensitive automotive electronics, AV Series is offered in leaded and SMD, single- and multi-layer styles for 12, 24, and 42 V systems. Chip-style, SMD, multi-layer design is available with 120-2,000 A single pulse peak current and 0.3-17 J single pulse transient energy spikes. Through hole style is available with 400-2,000 A single pulse...

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Dual Function Varistor/Capacitor saves board space.
Varistors

Dual Function Varistor/Capacitor saves board space.

With response times of less than 25 ns, dual-function MV Series protects electronic equipment operating in low-voltage regions against voltage surges and high frequency noise. It incorporates varistor with dc voltage range from 3-125 V and by-pass capacitor with capacitance range of 10-1,000 nF. Available in 6 x 9 mm package, series withstands single pulse surge current of 150 A and demonstrates...

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Metal Oxide Varistor protects against transient surges.
Varistors

Metal Oxide Varistor protects against transient surges.

Multilayer chip NV731E protects sensitive devices against high voltage transient surges and exhibits static electricity absorption properties. It has varistor voltage range from 8-120 and is suited for countermeasures against ESD, with responsitivity that conforms to IER 1000-4-02. Available in 7 in. embossed plastic paper, 100% lead-free product can be used in high-speed signal lines, such as...

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