Stackpole Develops Ultra-high Voltage Chip Resistors

RALEIGH, NC (October 3, 2017) – Stackpole Electronics, Inc. announces the release of the UHV series of ultra-high voltage chip resistors. Resistance values from 100Megohm up to 10Gigohm are available in TCR as low as 100 ppm and tolerances as low as 1%. The UHV typically offers untrimmed resistive elements for 10% tolerances and wider which provide the best stability over life testing and extremely low VCR.

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Vishay Intertechnology VY1 and VY2 Series Ceramic Disc Capacitors Now Extended by a Mini Size Series to Save Board Space and to Lower Costs

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that its popular VY1 and VY2 series of AC line rated ceramic disc safety capacitors are now extended by a Mini Size Series with Y5V ceramic dielectrics. Featuring body diameters down to 7.5 mm, the Vishay BCcomponents VY1…Y5V and VY2…Y5V are designed to save space, lower costs, and increase reliability for Class X1 (760 VAC) / Y1 (500 VAC) and Class X1 (440 VAC) / Y2 (300 VAC) applications, respectively, in accordance with IEC 60384-14.4.

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Vishay Intertechnology Bidirectional 1500 W PAR® TVS Offer High Power Density to Save Board Space and Lower Costs

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced the industry's first bidirectional 1500 W surface-mount PAR® transient voltage suppressors (TVS) in the low-profile eSMP® SMPC (TO-277A) package. With their low height of 1.1 mm typical, devices in the TPCxxCA series offer a 52 % lower profile than TVS in the traditional SMC package while providing a 38 % smaller footprint to reduce total volume by 70 %. For designers, this high power density saves board space for lower system costs.

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