Tecate Announces New Flexible Termination Capabilities

Innovative "Flex Term" Prevents Internal Cracking in Ceramic Capacitors San Diego, CA, July 11, 2016…Tecate Group today announced its latest capacitor advancement, flexible termination capabilities for ceramic capacitors to solve the issue of internal cracking. Internal cracking can result in failure modes for multilayer ceramic capacitors. Cracking can be induced at various points in the surface-mount process, from pick and place to soldering to handling of the boards after assembly. To minimize th... Read More

Tecate Announces New Binning/Matched Pair Capabilities

Expanded Capabilities Includes Binning and Matched Pair Options for SMT and Through-Hole Capacitors San Diego, CA, April 25, 2016…Tecate Group today announced its expanded binning and matched pair test capabilities for SMT and through-hole capacitors at its San Diego, California, facility. Through the development of its own proprietary test algorithm, Tecate Group has been providing precision tolerance capacitors for various frequency-tuning, notched-filter, and bridge-network-balancing ap... Read More

Tecate's Family of AC Safety Capacitors for X- and Y-Class Applications Features Both MLLCs and OPP Radial Box Capacitors

Parts Optimized for Use in AC/DC Power Supplies and RJ11 Applications   San Diego, CA, November 21, 2014...Tecate Group, a leading global supplier of capacitors and ultracapacitors, announced their extensive offering of AC Safety Capacitors for X- and Y-class applications. Tecate's X/Y safety capacitor portfolio includes both TYPE CMX (60950-1) multi-layer ceramic chip (MLLC) capacitors and reduced-size TYPE MPXM (60384-14) metallized polypropylene (OPP) radial box capacitors. The UL-CSA-recognized d... Read More

Tecate's New High Capacitance, Conductive Polymer Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors

SMD Devices Available In Capacitance Range from 1.7 to 1000µF and In Voltages from 6.3 to 100 VDC  San Diego, CA, June 9, 2010...Tecate Industries, a leading global supplier of capacitors and supercapacitors, today announced the release of the MXCP series of conductive polymer aluminum electrolytic capacitors, which includes the SMD Types MXCPA, MXCPH and MXCPP.  By replacing the liquid electrolyte with solid polymer material, Tecate's new capacitors are highly stable when exposed to tempe... Read More

Tecate's New SMPS Stacked MLC Capacitors For High CV Applications

Parts Feature Capacitance ValuesOf up to 33 uF and Extremely Low ESR San Diego, CA, February 10, 2009…Tecate Group, a leading global supplier of capacitors and supercapacitors, today announced the new CSM Series of stacked Switch Mode Power Supply Capacitors (SMPS) employing Multilayer Ceramic (MLCC) construction.  The SMPS stacked capacitors offer high capacitance levels comparable to tantalum devices, but with an extremely low Equivalent Series Resistance (ESR).  Engineered specifically ... Read More