KEMET is First Supplier to Offer Both Class-I and Class-II MLCCs Qualified to MIL-PRF-32535
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.,
MIL-PRF-32535 is the first DLA capacitor specification for defense and aerospace that capitalizes on industry-leading base metal electrode (BME) technology. In
MIL-PRF-32535 is also the first DLA specification to recognize a flexible termination option. KEMET's flexible termination utilizes a pliable conductive silver epoxy in the termination system. The addition of this epoxy layer inhibits the transfer of board stress to the rigid ceramic body, therefore mitigating flex cracks that can result in low insulation resistance or short circuit failures.
“KEMET has been a leader in BME ceramic capacitor development for over 20 years,” said Dr. Abhijit Gurav, KEMET Vice President of Ceramic Technology. “These new Class-I and Class-II capacitor ranges were qualified through the extremely stringent requirements of the MIL-PRF-32535 specification, and still offer significantly higher capacitance values than the MIL-PRF-123 and 55681 specifications. This enables more circuit functionality in defense and space applications while allowing significant component miniaturization and payload weight reduction.”
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