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MALVERN, Pa. — Dec. 18, 2009 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced a new series of enhanced high-current-density
PowerBridge™ rectifiers with current ratings of
Compared to larger-size bridge rectifiers on the market, the advanced thermal construction of the PowerBridge devices allows heat to dissipate more efficiently. The PowerBridge rectifiers are thus able to provide the same power ratings as larger packages while requiring smaller heat sinks.
The single in-line rectifiers are the ideal choice for
For OEM vendors, the new devices offer compatible package, lead pitch, and pin layouts to the conventional
Device Specification Table:
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Samples and production quantities of the PowerBridge rectifiers are available now, with lead times of eight weeks for larger orders.
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc., a Fortune 1000 Company listed on the NYSE (VSH), is one of the world's largest manufacturers
of discrete semiconductors (diodes, MOSFETs, and infrared optoelectronics) and passive electronic components (resistors, inductors,
and capacitors). These components are used in virtually all types of electronic devices and equipment, in the industrial,
computing, automotive, consumer, telecommunications, military, aerospace, power supplies, and medical markets. Vishay’s product
innovations, successful acquisition strategy, and "one-stop shop" service have made it a global industry leader. Vishay can
be found on the Internet at www.vishay.com.
This press release refers to products under a trademark (PowerBridge) that has been replaced. These products are now referred to as isoCink+™ products.