AVX adds medical device development facility to headquarters

AVX Corp., a maker and supplier of passive components and interconnect solutions, recently announced that it has added a new medical device development facility to its corporate headquarters, located in Fountain Inn, S.C. The new facility, announced April 18, has more than 2,500 square ft of cleanrooms and support space for device fabrication, biological analysis

AVX releases new MM series medical grade MLCCs

AVX, a manufacturer and supplier of passive components and interconnect solutions, has released the new MM Series multilayer ceramic capacitors (MLCCs) for medical applications. Designed for use in medical devices that require significantly less parametric flexibility than commercial capacitors offer, but stop short of demanding the exceptionally stringent features of fully qualified medical capacitors, the

AVX releases new medical selector guide

AVX Corporation, a manufacturer of passive components and interconnect solutions, has released a new, interactive Medical Selector Guide that features industry-specific summary information about its portfolio of electronic components for Class I, II and III medical devices. Including tantalum and ceramic capacitors, thin film products, connectors, EMI filters and feedthroughs, SAW filters and timing devices.

AVX releases MQ Series medical-grade MLCCs

AVX, a manufacturer of passive components and interconnect solutions, has released the MQ Series medical-grade MLCCs. Manufactured, tested and qualified using stringent medical design, in-process and lot acceptance requirements, MQ Series medical-grade MLCCs deliver reliability performance required by electronic life support applications, such as pacemakers, implantable cardioverter-defibrillators and neuromodulation devices. Available in several different dielectrics, case

AVX releases a new series of medical grade tantalum capacitors for implantable & life support applications

AVX, a manufacturer of passive components and interconnect solutions, has released its new TBC Series HRC6000 medical implantable grade tantalum capacitors. Delivering lower DC leakage (DCL) values than any competitive offering—down to 0.0025 CV or 25% of typical industry limits—and requiring significantly less voltage de-rating than the standard 50% recommendation for solid tantalum capacitors. This