Vishay Intertechnology FRED Pt® Ultrafast Rectifiers in SlimDPAK Save Space, Increase Power Density, Improve Thermal Performance

MALVERN, Pa. — Nov. 6, 2017 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced 13 new 200 V and 600 V FRED Pt® Ultrafast recovery rectifiers in the eSMP® series SlimDPAK (TO-252AE) package, each available in Automotive Grade and commercial / industrial versions. Offering lower profiles and better thermal performance than devices in the DPAK (TO-252AA), the Vishay Semiconductors rectifiers deliver high power density and efficiency for automotive and telecom applications.

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New Circular Connectors Authorized for Nett Warrior Program

HARRISBURG, Pa. – October 03, 2017 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has released its O.C.H. micro circular connectors, in accordance with standards specified by the U.S. Army’s Nett Warrior program. TE designed its circular connectors to meet these rigorous performance requirements, and they are now the second authorized source of Nett Warrior connectors for use in Nett Warrior soldier systems and peripheral devices.

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New Circular Connectors Authorized for Nett Warrior Program

HARRISBURG, Pa. – October 03, 2017 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has released its O.C.H. micro circular connectors, in accordance with standards specified by the U.S. Army’s Nett Warrior program. TE designed its circular connectors to meet these rigorous performance requirements, and they are now the second authorized source of Nett Warrior connectors for use in Nett Warrior soldier systems and peripheral devices.

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Vishay Intertechnology TMBS® Rectifiers in SlimDPAK Save Space, Improve Thermal Performance and Efficiency

MALVERN, Pa. — Sept. 20, 2017 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced a new family of surface-mount TMBS® Trench MOS Barrier Schottky rectifiers in the eSMP® series SlimDPAK (TO-252AE) package. Offering lower profiles and better thermal performance than devices in the DPAK (TO-252AA), the Vishay General Semiconductor rectifiers feature reverse voltages from 45 V to 150 V, low forward voltage drop, and industry-high current ratings.

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Vishay Intertechnology WSBS8518…40 Power Metal Strip® Battery Shunt Resistor Improves Accuracy, Provides Consistent Contact Location

MALVERN, Pa. — July 24, 2017 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced a new 36 W Power Metal Strip® battery shunt resistor featuring three sense pins in the 8518 case size. With extremely low resistance values down to 50 µΩ, the Vishay Dale WSBS8518...40 increases accuracy and lowers costs compared with Hall Effect current sensing solutions, while its sense pins assist in PCB mounting, provide consistent contact point location, and offer a connection to ground via the third sense pin.

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Vishay Intertechnology Receives 2017 Preferred Supplier Award From Flex

MALVERN, Pa. — July 11, 2017 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that it has been honored by Flex Ltd. with a 2017 Preferred Supplier Award. The company was presented with the award at the 2017 Flex Global Supplier Summit, hosted at the Flex Customer Innovation Center in Silicon Valley.

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Vishay Intertechnology RCWK0306 Thick Film Chip Resistors Deliver Increased Accuracy While Saving Space and Reducing Component Counts

MALVERN, Pa. — June 26, 2017 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced a new series of thick film surface-mount chip resistors featuring four-terminal Kelvin connections and high power ratings of 0.33 W in the compact 0306 case size. Offering a power density over 3.3x higher than standard devices in the 0603 footprint, Vishay Dale RCWK0306 series resistors are designed to save space and reduce component counts in telecommunications, computer, industrial, and consumer applications.

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Vishay Intertechnology True Green LEDs in Tiny SMD 0603 ChipLED Package Increase Design-in Flexibility, Enable Smaller End Products

MALVERN, Pa. — June 21, 2017 — The Optoelectronics group of Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced a new series of true green LEDs in a compact surface-mount 0603 ChipLED package. Measuring 1.6 mm by 0.8 mm with an ultra thin 0.55 mm profile, the VLMTG1400 series devices utilize the most recent ultrabright InGaN chip technology to achieve industry-high luminous intensity up to 2,800 mcd.

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TE Connectivity’s DEUTSCH Lightweight Feedthrough Built for High-Powered Solutions

HARRISBURG, Pa. – June 20, 2017 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has released its newly developed DEUTSCH lightweight bulkhead feedthrough. This high-power connector offers a lightweight method of connecting electrical power through an equipment bulkhead. Suited for most harsh environments of power distribution in commercial aircraft, military aircraft and ground vehicles, TE’s new bulkhead aluminum feedthroughs are up to 50 percent lighter than existing TE standard male terminal feedthroughs.

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TE Connectivity’s LEV100H Contactor Operates in Harsh and Explosive Environments

HARRISBURG, Pa. – June 06, 2017 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has released its new KILOVAC LEV100H extended performance contactors with auxiliary contacts. Designed for harsh environment and load applications, this version of the LEV series contactors offers extremely high performance for its small size and low weight. Hermetically sealed, LEV100H contactors can withstand the extreme operating conditions in most harsh battery storage and power distribution systems without oxidation or contamination of contacts, even after long periods of non-operation.

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