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Vishay Releases New 142 RHS Series of Radial,
MALVERN, PENNSYLVANIA — Oct. 30, 2009 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced the release of a new series
of radial aluminum capacitors that offers very high capacitances, high ripple currents, and high-temperature operation up
The devices are available in 15 case sizes, ranging from
As a polarized aluminum electrolytic capacitor with a non-solid electrolyte and radial leads, the device’s specifications make it ideally suited for smoothing, filtering, buffering, and voltage decoupling applications in SMPS and dc-to-dc power supplies for industrial and telecom systems, domestic appliances, and portable and mobile electronics.
The 142 RHS capacitors offer a very long useful life of 2500 hours at
Samples and production quantities of the 142 RHS capacitors are available now, with lead times of 14 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.