Richardson RFPD Introduces High Reliability DC Link Power Film Capacitors
from Spectrum Advanced Specialty Products
February 22, 2012 Press Release
- Ideal for Power Inverter Applications Requiring Superior
Life Expectancy Under Harsh Operating Conditions
22, 2012 – La Fox, Illinois: Richardson RFPD, Inc. today announces immediate
availability and full design support capabilities for a line of high
DC link power film capacitors from Spectrum Advanced Specialty Products
55DC Link Series is ideally suited for power inverter applications
which require superior life expectancy under the harsh operating conditions
of wind and photovoltaic installations. The capacitors utilize segmented,
self-healing metallized polypropylene for a life expectancy greater
than 100,000 hours and feature high capacitance density and ripple current
capabilities that make them an ideal replacement for electrolytic capacitors.
They offer low Equivalent Series Resistance (ESR) and Equivalent Series
Inductance (ESL), are compact and cost effective, and are tested to
the environmental specifications of MIL-STD-202.
Common configurations are in stock and available for immediate delivery.
To find more information, or to purchase these products today on the
Richardson RFPD website, please visit the
55DC Link Series webpage. These capacitors are also available by
calling 1-800-737-6937 (within North America); or please find your local
sales engineer (worldwide) at
Local Sales Support. To learn more about additional products from
Spectrum, please visit the
Spectrum storefront on the Richardson RFPD website.
About Richardson RFPD, Inc.: Richardson RFPD, Inc.,
an Arrow Electronics company, is a global leader in the RF and wireless
communications, power conversion and renewable energy markets. Relationships
with the industry’s top component suppliers enable Richardson RFPD to
meet the total engineering needs of each customer. Whether it’s designing
components or engineering complete solutions, Richardson RFPD’s worldwide
design centers and technical sales team provide support for all aspects
of customers’ go-to-market strategy, from prototype to production.
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