Vishay HOTcap® K..H Series

HOTcap® K..H series automotive grade MLCCs

Vishay Intertechnology has extended the operating temperature range of its HOTcap K…H series of Automotive Grade, radial-leaded multilayer ceramic chip capacitors (MLCCs) to +200 °C

Vishay HOTcap® K..H Series Automotive Grade MLCCs

Vishay Intertechnology has extended the operating temperature range of its HOTcap K…H series of Automotive Grade, radial-leaded multilayer ceramic chip capacitors (MLCCs) to +200 °C — the industry’s highest for Ceramic Class 2 through-hole devices.

  • High reliability MLCC insert produced in a unique wet build process
  • Noble metal electrodes
  • More robust to mechanical stress and can withstand higher operating temperatures than SMD parts
  • Save space by eliminating the need for a PCB
  • Lead wires allow for direct welding on lead frames and / or overmolding with plastic
  • Coating made of flame-retardant epoxy resin in accordance with UL 94 V-0

 

Features

  • High temperature operation to +200 °C for 500 hours
    • Unlimited operation to +175 °C
  • Wide capacitance range from 100 pF to 1 μF
  • Low capacitance tolerances as tight as ± 5 %
  • AEC-Q200 qualified with PPAP available on request
  • Dielectrics:
    • Ultra-stable C0G with a capacitance change of ± 30 ppm/K
    • X0U with TCC of +22 % / -56 % from -55 °C to +175 °C
      • Also fulfills the X7R specification of ± 15 % from -55 °C to +125 °C and the X9V specification of +22 % / -82 % from - 55 °C to +200 °C
  • Straight or crimped leads with spacing of 2.5 mm and 5.0 mm
  • 0.5 mm or 0.6 mm lead wires constructed of 100 % tinned copper-clad steel
  • Lead (Pb)-free, RoHS-compliant, and halogen-free

 

Applications

  • EMI filtering in automotive sensors and DC motors

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