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  • n. Plural form of varistor.


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  • In the United States, telephone manufacturers achieve this compensation with silicon carbide varistors that consume any excess current from a short loop (see fig. 2).

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  • In the corrected version, the varistors and temperature sensors are listed among the resistor products on view.

  • Highlights of Vishay's line of resistors will include high-voltage devices, Power Metal Strip® resistors, wirewound resistors for pulsing applications, stainless steel crowbar devices, AEC-Q200-qualified thin film resistors, metal oxide high-surge varistors for transient and overvoltage protection applications, and mini lug temperature sensors for power electronics thermal management applications.

  • VSH - News, we are advised by the company that varistors and temperature sensors were incorrectly listed among the inductor products on view in Vishay's exhibit at APEC 2012.

  • AVX has expanded its AntennaGuard SPV Series of low-capacitance multilayer varistors (MLVs) to include a sub-0. 5pF version that minimises signal distortion.

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  • The new EIA 0201 multilayer chip varistors from Taiyo Yuden are designed to protect slim and compact handheld mobile devices against electrostatic discharge

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  • The VR063 101A120 and the VR063 101A080 multilayer chip varistors are currently being produced in volume quantities.

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  • (ESD). varistors feature the same voltage, ESD resistance and other electrical characteristics as the company's previous EIA 0402 model.

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  • Maxim Integrated Products MAX14527 and MAX14528: Overvoltage protectors guard against 28V faults Texas Instruments TPS2552 / 3: Power-distribution switches have high accuracy On Semiconductor NP0080, NP0120, and NP0160: Thyristor-surge-protection devices have low capacitance AVX Corp UltraGuard: Multilayer ceramic varistors have low leakage current OnChip Devices OC1214-01TR: Diode array protects RF antennas from ESD events VPT VPTi10-28: EMI-filter and transient-suppression module meets avionics, military specifications Infineon Technologies thinQ!


  • Most power strips with surge suppression use metal oxide varistors.



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