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Vishay Intertechnology Claims Four Spots on Electronic Design’s Annual ‘Top 101 Components’

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that the company’s TP8 and T42 solid tantalum chip capacitors, T18 wet tantalum capacitors, and IHLP-2525CZ-8A low-profile, high-current inductor have been selected for Electronic Design’s “Top 101 Components.” The annual list compiles the 101 components from the previous year most popular among readers of the magazine’s Products of the Week newsletter.

#20 – TP8 MicroTan® Solid Tantalum Chip Capacitors
For the next generation of space-constrained automotive electronics, the Vishay Sprague AEC-Q200-qualified TP8 employs a high-volumetrically efficient packaging solution to enable industry-best capacitance-voltage ratings. The TP8 series offers designers a variety of previously unavailable small case sizes — including the 0603, 0805, and 0906 — with the same capacitance and voltage ratings found in larger devices.

Link to product datasheet: (TP8)

#28 – T18 Wet Tantalum Capacitors
The Vishay Sprague T18 series offers glass-to-tantalum hermetic seals and industry-high capacitance of 1000 μF at 75 V in the D case size. Optimized for power supplies in space and avionics equipment, the capacitors offer reverse voltage of 1.5 V at +85 °C, thermal shock of 300 cycles, and high vibration (sine: 50 g; random: 27.7 g) capability.

Link to product datasheet: (T18)

#70 - T42 Solid Tantalum Chip Capacitors
Available with high-reliability screening and surge current testing options in accordance with MIL-PRF-55365, Vishay SpragueT42 series devices combine a built-in fuse for fail-safe operation with high capacitance and voltage ratings and low ESR down to 80 mΩ at +25 °C and 100 kHz. The devices are ideal for weapons and radar systems, avionics, and space-based electronics.

Link to product datasheet: (T42)

#84 - IHLP-2525CZ-8A IHLP® Low-Profile High-Current Inductor
Offered in the 2525 case size, the automotive-grade Vishay Dale IHLP-2525CZ-8A provides an industry-high continuous operating temperature range to +180 °C and a wide range of inductance values from 0.47 μH to 22 μH. With a frequency range up to 1 MHz, the device is optimized for voltage regulator modules (VRM) and DC/DC converters in automotive applications.

Link to product datasheet: (IHLP-2525CZ-8A)

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc., a Fortune 1000 Company listed on the NYSE (VSH), is one of the world's largest manufacturers of discrete semiconductors (diodes, MOSFETs, and infrared optoelectronics) and passive electronic components (resistors, inductors, and capacitors). These components are used in virtually all types of electronic devices and equipment, in the industrial, computing, automotive, consumer, telecommunications, military, aerospace, power supplies, and medical markets. Vishay’s product innovations, successful acquisition strategy, and "one-stop shop" service have made it a global industry leader. Vishay can be found on the Internet at

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