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New Vishay Intertechnology Solid Tantalum SMD Molded Chip Capacitors Save Space With Compact Case Sizes and Low, Ultra-Flat Profiles

For Industrial and Audio-Visual Equipment, Devices Offered in J, P, UA, and UB Case Sizes


TMCJ TMCP TMCU capacitors

Products mentioned:

TMCJ
TMCP
TMCU
For more information:
Media contact -  Andrew Post, Sr. Manager, Global Communications
Phone:  1.610.251.5287 
Fax:  1.610.889.9429 
E-mail:  andrew.post@vishay.com

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MALVERN, Pa. — April 1, 2015 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that it has broadened its offering of solid tantalum surface-mount molded chip capacitors with new devices featuring smaller case sizes and lower profiles. The Vishay Polytech TMCJ and TMCP are offered in the J (1608-09) and P (2012-12) case sizes respectively, while the TMCU is available in the ultra-flat, low-profile UA (3216-12) and UB (3528-12).

Suitable for high-density packaging, the compact packages of the TMCJ, TMCP, and TMCU save PCB space, while their low profiles are optimized for mounting on mezzanine cards. The capacitors will be used for power management, battery decoupling, and energy storage in industrial systems, audio-visual equipment, and general purpose applications.

The devices released today feature capacitance values from 0.1 F to 220 F — with tolerances down to 10 % — over voltage ratings from 2.5 VDC to 25 VDC. The capacitors operate over a temperature range of -55 C to +125 C with voltage derating above +85 C.

Featuring lead (Pb)-free terminations, TMCJ, TMCP, and TMCU capacitors are RoHS-compliant and available with halogen-free and Vishay GREEN options. The devices are compatible with high-volume automatic pick-and-place equipment and offer a Moisture Sensitivity Level (MSL) of 1 for the J, P, and UA case sizes, and 3 for the UB case size.

Device Specification Table:

Part # TMCJ TMCP TMCU
Case code J (1608-09) P (2012-12) UA (3216-12)
UB (3528-12)
Capacitance 0.68 F to 22 F 0.1 F to 47 F 0.1 F to 220 F
Tolerance 20 % 20 % 10 %, 20 %
Voltage rating 2.5 VDC to 20 VDC 2.5 VDC to 25 VDC 2.5 VDC to 25 VDC
Max. ESR @ +25 C and 100 kHz 10 Ω to 27.5 Ω 4.0 Ω to 33 Ω 1.1 Ω to 40 Ω
Max. ripple current at 100 kHz 0.043 A to 0.071 A 0.044 A to 0.126 0.044 A to 0.295 A

Samples and production quantities of the new tantalum capacitors are available now, with lead times of eight weeks for larger orders.

Resources:

Solid tantalum chip capacitors from Vishay

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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.

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For more information:
Media contact -  Andrew Post, Sr. Manager, Global Communications
Phone:  1.610.251.5287 
Fax:  1.610.889.9429 
E-mail:  andrew.post@vishay.com

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