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Chokes improve signal integrity for CAN-BUS networks
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3/31/2006   Post a comment
BI Technologies has designed a series of surface-mount common mode chokes to filter signals for automotive CAN-BUS applications. The HM67 series has been approved by major automakers for bus and communication systems.
Resistors handle higher energy for surge protection
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3/30/2006   Post a comment
Ohmite Manufacturing said the TFS series thick-film resistors absorb much more energy compared to standard film resistors, making them suitable for medical surge protection applications.
Low ESR capacitor targets processors
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3/28/2006   Post a comment
Boosting the range of voltage ratings and capacitance values, AVX targets next-generation processors with the TPM series of tantalum capacitors. These capacitors also offer ultra-low ESR and high ripple current.
Precision resistor rated up to 20,000 volts for hi-rel apps
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3/28/2006   Post a comment
Capable of providing measurement and control functions in high-voltage power electronics applications, IRC's CGH/CMH power resistors supply voltage ratings up to 20 KV.
EMI filters offer surge suppression
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3/27/2006   Post a comment
Foster Transformer offers EMI filters with optional surge suppression. These devices can be mounted with ¼-inch quick connect terminals for easy implementation.
Electrolytic capacitors are RoHS compliant
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3/24/2006   Post a comment
JARO has expanded its ACHM series of aluminum electrolytic capacitors with a RoHS-compliant version that withstands the high temperatures of lead-free solder processing.
White LED touts high brightness, small size
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3/24/2006   Post a comment
Vishay offers a small and super-bright white MiniLED in a low-profile 2.3 x 1.3 x 1.4 package. This surface-mount LED can be used in high-power applications even in harsh automotive and industrial environments.
Capacitors deliver low ESR for high-current apps
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3/23/2006   Post a comment
AVX targets high-current applications with its line of RoHS-compliant medium- and high-voltage ceramic capacitors
Maxwell to supply ultracap material to Chinese company
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3/21/2006   Post a comment
Ultracapacitor supplier Maxwell Technologies Inc. has agreed to supply its carbon powder-based ultracapacitor electrode material to Yeong-Long Technologies Co. Ltd. (YEC).
Off-the-shelf transformers speed PoE designs
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3/17/2006   Post a comment
Pulse's small-footprint power transformers for the powered device (PD) side of a Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) system, in the EP7, 10, and 13 series, are available off-the-shelf for many of the most popular PoE ICs.
RF capacitor handles high power, voltage
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3/14/2006   Post a comment
AVX has developed a leaded Hi-Q, high RF power capacitor to handle high power and high voltage in RF and microwave applications.
Vishay's EMI filter arrays integrate ESD protection diodes
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3/14/2006   Post a comment
The VEMI arrays come in compact LLP75-6A, LLP75-7A, LLP70-9A, and FlipChip (BGA) packages
Power transformers tout UL approval
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3/13/2006   Post a comment
J.W. Miller Magnetics has introduced a family of 50/60 Hz low-profile power transformers with UL approval. These RoHS-compliant SS, SD, DD and UD series devices offer a variety of power ratings and mechanical configurations.
High current inductors are rated up to 180 degrees C
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3/10/2006   Post a comment
BI Technologies offers the HM70 high-current, surface-mount inductors with an operating temperature of up to 180 degrees C for automotive and telecommunications applications.
Current sense resistors achieve higher power ratings
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3/9/2006   Post a comment
IRC Wirewound and Film Technologies Division has developed a surface-mount current sense resistor with extended power ratings up to 5 watts.
Resistor ladder networks packaged in 2512 size
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3/6/2006   Post a comment
BI Technologies has developed 8-bit and 10-bit miniature surface-mount resistor ladder networks in 2512 and SO surface-mount packages for A/D and D/A conversion applications.
RF choke features smaller size
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3/3/2006   Post a comment
J.W. Miller offers its 79F conformal coated choke in a smaller subminiature package size in combination with high Q value and high-frequency characteristics for computers, computer peripherals, telecommunications equipment, and consumer electronic devices.
High-capacitance passives shrink for portable devices
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3/2/2006   Post a comment
Capacitor manufacturers are stepping up to the plate when it comes to increasing capacitance in smaller package sizes to enable design engineers to shrink the size of their next-generation portable devices. They are also making sure these devices are compliant to the RoHS directive.


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