High temperature bulk capacitance solution

KEMET's Military Case Code (KPS-MCC) high temperature SMPS ceramic stacked capacitors combine a robust and a proprietary 0G/NPO base metal electrode (BME) dielectric system with a durable leadframe technology for high temperature and high power SMPS applications. These devices are specifically designed to withstand the demands of harsh industrial environments such as down-hole oil exploration and automotive/avionics engine compartment circuitry.

KEMET KPS-MCC high temperature SMPS ceramic stacked capacitors

Features/Applications

Features Applications
  • Straight Pin lead wires for "thru-hole" mounting
  • Formed "J" and "L" lead wires for surface mounting
  • Operating temperature range of −55° to +200°C
  • Military-style case codes (MCC) 3, 4 and 5
  • DC voltage ratings of 50 – 2,000 V
  • Capacitance offerings ranging from 4.7 nF – 2.0 µF
  • Industrial grade
  • High frequency performance and bulk capacitance in a reduced footprint
  • Low ESR and ESL
  • High thermal stability
  • High ripple current capability
  • Industrial
  • Down-hole
  • Defense and aerospace
  • Hybrid Electric Vehicles (HEVs)
  • SMPS
  • Input and output filtering on power supplies, often found on “capacitor banks“
  • Snubber circuits and DC link
  • Resonator circuits
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