New 380 Series Pressure/Vacuum Pumps

Gardner Denver THOMAS is pleased to announce the release of its newly developed 380 series variants: 380CE32 (115/60/1), 380CS32 (100/50/60/1) (380CUU32 (230/50/1) coming soon). These oil-less single WOB-L® piston units can be used for pressure or vacuum operation and are engineered to be versatile and reliable for a wide array of market applications, ranging from

High-voltage film caps target DC filtering

AVX Corporation has released a new, high-voltage series of dry, medium-power film capacitors especially designed for DC filtering applications, such as the DC filtering of high frequency ripple…

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High Voltage, Hermetically Sealed Polymer Chip Caps hit 33 µF/75 V

AVX Corporation has extended its award-winning TCH Series high voltage, hermetically sealed polymer chip capacitors with the addition of a new 33µF/75V code. Packaged in robust, hermetically sealed…

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Axial-leaded, wet electrolytic caps feature high CV for high-rel apps

AVX Corporation has added new high voltage components to its high-reliability TWA Series COTS Plus axial-leaded, wet electrolytic tantalum capacitors. Featuring a high capacitance cathode system that enables…

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Power Magnetics Catalog Includes Reference Designs

Premier Magnetics, global producer of high-quality magnetic components for switch-mode power supplies, DC-DC converters and data communications applications, announces the availability of its new 87-page catalog providing details…

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Power Magnetics Catalog Includes Reference Designs

Premier Magnetics, global producer of high-quality magnetic components for switch-mode power supplies, DC-DC converters and data communications applications, announces the availability of its new 87-page catalog providing details…

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Capacitive sensors measure low forces

Consumer electronics, medical devices and other applications are spurring the development of sensors to measure a range of parameters. One of the latest is a capacitive-based miniature force sensor that can accurately, and with high repeatability, measure forces as low as 1 g. This sensor lets you measure applied force at discreet points, even at

AVX releases T4C series HRC4000 medical grade, solid tantalum microchip capacitors

AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer of passive components and interconnect solutions, has introduced the new T4C Series HRC4000 medical grade, solid tantalum microchip capacitors. Designed for use in…

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Harvester captures energy from spinning devices.

Jennova Inc., a specialist in smart energy management solutions, has introduced a new patented Electrodynamic Energy Harvesting (EH) technology designed to simplify the capture and amplify the energy…

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Low-capacitance transient voltage suppression diodes handle 150-W peak pulse power

Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, today announced a unique new series of patented, ultra-low capacitance power…

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How mixed-type output capacitors affect DC/DC converter stability

DC/DC converters are often used in distributed power-supply architectures for industrial applications. Many architectures use two types of output capacitors: One has higher capacitance and higher equivalent series…

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Capacitors for high temperature applications

Military and commercial markets continue to demand capacitors capable of high-reliability, long lifetime performance at operating temperatures in excess of the current 125° C. The AT Series MLCCs offer two new case sizes (0603 and 0805), two new voltage ratings (16 V VHT 250° C and 25 V VHT 200° C), and new C0G and

Ceramic or electrolytic output capacitors in DC/DC converters — Why not both?

By Michael Score, Texas Instruments Switching power supplies are used in almost every end-equipment that needs a long battery life, low heat genera­tion, or to meet ENERGY STAR®…

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Medical grade thin film chip capacitors for RF signal and power applications

AVX Corporation has released a new series of thin film chip capacitors specifically designed to meet the demanding performance specifications for implantable medical devices. Delivering extremely tight capacitive…

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UCV series surface mount electrolytic capacitor with low Impedance

Nichicon Corporation has released a new line of surface mount electrolytic capacitors called the “UCV series.” This high-capacity, low impedance series is guaranteed to operate for 2,000 hours at 105°C. The UCV series is ideal for meeting the high-performance, compact size requirements of today’s home appliances and transportation applications. As the demand for higher-density PCB’s

Nichicon introduces the UCH series surface mount electrolytic capacitor

Nichicon Corporation has released a new line of surface mount electrolytic capacitors called the “UCH series.” The use of a new low-resistance electrolyte and a new internal structure…

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Nichicon introduces the UCH series surface mount electrolytic capacitor

Nichicon Corporation has released a new line of surface mount electrolytic capacitors called the “UCH series.” The use of a new low-resistance electrolyte and a new internal structure provides the low ESR at cold temperatures needed in today’s harsh automotive environment. There is an increasing demand for SMD capacitors in automotive control units such as

Choosing Ceramic Capacitors

It may seem a bit mundane but choosing ceramic capacitors can cause some problems and confusion. Ceramic capacitors have taken over from aluminum electrolytic capacitors and tantalum electrolytics…

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High-voltage stacked capacitors handle 5 kV

AVX Corporation, a manufacturer of passive components and interconnect solutions, has introduced a new RoHS-compliant series of high voltage, DIP-leaded stacked SMPS capacitors. Rated for 1,000–5,000V and capacitance…

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500-W certified for medical, industrial uses

Excelsys Technologies announces the XS500 series of high-efficiency, 500W convection-cooled AC/DC power supplies. With typical efficiency of 92%, and operating from 90-264VAC, the XS500 delivers 500W of output…

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Ceramic caps for high voltages

Morgan Advanced Materials (MGAM) announces its extensive range of ceramic capacitors for high voltage DC and AC and high power radio frequency (RF) applications. MGAM’s line of high…

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Film caps billed as good spark killers

AVX Corporation, a manufacturer of passive components and interconnect solutions, has introduced the new FV Series AC film capacitors. Designed to provide Class X2 interference suppression, FV Series…

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KEMET introduces new through-hole ceramic capacitors for high temperature and automotive applications up to 150° Celsius

KEMET Corporation, a leading global supplier of electronic components, today introduced its expanded line of Aximax High Temperature Axial Capacitors. These new offerings are based on the same successful KEMET material technologies utilized in the surface mount X8L and X8R dielectric platforms. The new axial form factor now enables these technologies to be extended into

KEMET introduces new high temperature ceramic capacitors

KEMET Corporation, a leading global supplier of electronic components, today introduced its new High Temperature Radial Molded Multilayer Ceramic Capacitors which offer industry-leading performance in extreme environments and high temperature up to 200 degrees Celsius. KEMET High Temperature Radial Molded Multilayer Ceramic Capacitors offer industry-leading performance in extreme high temperature environments up to 200 degrees

Ceramic capacitors work to 200°C temperatures

KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM), a global supplier of electronic components, introduced its new High Temperature Radial Molded Multilayer Ceramic Capacitors which offer industry-leading performance in extreme environments and…

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