Electronic Products & Technology

February 10, 2020 by Stephen Law

Compact aluminum electrolytic capacitors boost ripple current capability

TDK CORP. B43707 and B43727 series of EPCOS aluminum electrolytic capacitors come with screw terminals and are designed for rated voltages of between 400Vdc and 450Vdc and cover a capacitance range from 1800µF to 18,000µF. Devices provide high CV product,…
February 10, 2020 by Stephen Law

Metallized polypropylene film capacitors serve electric automotive tech

KEMET R41T and R76H series AEC-Q200 qualified metallized polypropylene film capacitors address the stringent requirements of the latest automotive applications, including those for electric vehicle (EV) powertrains and Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS). Devices have a 125ºC maximum operating temperature…
December 20, 2019 by Stephen Law

Ultra-broadband capacitors ensure low insertion over wide bandwidth

EXXELIA GROUP UBL, UBZ and XBL Series Ultra-Broadband Dielectric Ceramic Capacitors show low insertion loss up to 40GHz and are suitable for optoelectronics, high-speed data transfers and more. Devices are available in standard EIA sizes compatible with SMT pick and…
September 20, 2019 by Stephen Law

Press-fit electrolytic capacitors eliminate need for solder

KEMET ALF20 and ALF40 series press-fit, snap-in aluminum electrolytic capacitors eliminate the need for solder, as well as the associated production and quality issues. Devices provide reliable electrical contact and the same vibration performance as soldered snap-in terminals. Both series…
September 10, 2019 by Stephen Law

Hybrid polymer aluminum electrolytic capacitors are robust

TDK CORP SMD series hybrid polymer aluminum electrolytic capacitors are available in 25Vdc/ 330µF and 35Vdc/ 270µF versions, each with dimensions of 10 x 10.2mm (d x l). The robust devices are RoHS-compatible, qualified to AEC-Q200, and designed for a…
July 8, 2019 by Stephen Law

Ultra-miniature capacitor delivers long life

UNITED CHEMI-CON KXF Series of long-life ultra-miniature aluminum electrolytic through-hole capacitors is guaranteed at 15,000 thru 20,000 hours of operation for LED lighting circuits and other long-life, high-voltage power applications. Devices are rated at a voltage range of 160Vdc to…
May 22, 2019 by Stephen Law

UL 810-approved ac filter capacitors are rugged

TDK B32354S3 series of ac filter capacitors are UL 810 approved at the component level and carry the CE mark. Capacitors are designed for a rated voltage of 350Vac and are available with capacitance values of 10µF to 40µF, and…
May 13, 2019 by Stephen Law

High voltage single layer ceramic disc capacitors boosts capacitance to 2nF

VISHAY INTERTECHNOLOGY Roederstein HVCC series of radial-leaded high voltage single layer ceramic disc capacitors come in compact sizes and deliver high capacitance values of 2nF. Devices offer guaranteed load life performance of 1000 h at 125 % rated voltage and…
February 4, 2019 by Matt Reynolds, director of product marketing, Piezo and Protection Devices, TDK Electronics Inc.

DC-Link Power Capacitors Technological Advances For Power Electronics Design

The technology behind capacitors has been around since late 1745 when a physicist in Germany found that an electrical charge could be stored by connecting a high-voltage electrostatic generator by a wire to a volume of water in a hand-held…
January 10, 2019 by Stephen Law

High-density aluminum capacitors boost energy

CORNELL DUBILIER THA and THAS Thinpacks series aluminum electrolytic capacitors provide high energy density in a low profile aluminum electrolytic cap. Devices are suitable for low profile circuits where high capacitance is needed for bulk storage. THA Thinpacks are 8.2mm…
January 5, 2019 by Stephen Law

Compact aluminum electrolytic capacitors boost current capability

TDK CORP B41897 series of EPCOS single-ended aluminum electrolytic capacitors provide a compact design, a high CV product and high ripple current capability. Devices are available for rated voltages of between 25Vdc and 75Vdc and cover a capacitance range from…
November 26, 2018 by Stephen Law

Ceramic capacitors come in modular flex-assembly technology

TDK CORP. CeraLink FA capacitors provide modular flex-assembly technology and save space by connecting two, three or 10 identical capacitors in parallel over the same terminals in order to increase the capacitance. Devices are available for rated voltages of 500Vdc,…