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Industrial Grade Pulse Detonation SMD Multi-layer Ceramic Capacitor | Kemet

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Industrial Grade Pulse Detonation SMD MLCC | Kemet

KEMET’s Industrial Grade Pulse Detonation Series surface mount capacitors in C0G dielectric deliver reliable, high voltage and high temperature performance required for operation in harsh environments, specifically detonation circuitry. Constructed of a robust and proprietary base metal electrode (BME) dielectric system, these devices offer industry-leading performance relative to capacitance and case size. KEMET Pulse Detonation capacitors average greater than 30% higher breakdown voltage than competitive precious metal electrode (PME) devices with similar capacitance and voltage ratings.

Designed for down-hole oil exploration and perforation, these devices feature a 200°C maximum operating temperature. The Electronics Industries Alliance (EIA) characterizes C0G dielectric as a Class I material. Components of this classification are temperature compensating and are suited for resonant circuit applications or those where Q and stability of capacitance characteristics are required. Pulse Detonation Series capacitors in C0G dielectric exhibit no change in capacitance with respect to time and voltage and boast a negligible change in capacitance with reference to ambient temperature. These devices retain high insulation resistance with low dissipation factor at elevated temperatures up 200°C.

KEMET’s Pulse Detonation surface mount MLCCs are manufactured in state-of-the-art ISO/TS 16949:2002 certified facilities and are proven to function reliably in harsh, high temperature and high humidity down-hole environments.

Features & Benefits:

  • -55°C to +200°C operating temperature range
  • Pb-Free and RoHS Compliant
  • Base metal technology
  • High breakdown voltage capability up to +200°C
  • Higher UVBD capability than competitive dielectric technologies
  • Capacitance offerings ranging from 0.5 pF up to 0.15 μF
  • Available capacitance tolerances of ±5%, ±10% or ±20%
  • Extremely low ESR and ESL
  • High thermal stability
  • High ripple current capability
  • No capacitance change with respect to applied rated DC voltage
  • Negligible capacitance change with respect to temperature from -55°C to +200°C
  • No capacitance decay with time
  • Non-polar device, minimizing installation concerns
  • 100% pure matte tin-plated termination finish allowing for excellent solderability

Applications:

  • High temperature detonation circuits for down-hole oil exploration and perforation

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