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Murata Adds Ten New Series Of Inductive Components

March 27, 2008 by Jeff Shepard

Murata Power Solutions has added ten new families of inductive components to its existing portfolio. The new introductions amount to well over 100 new part numbers and is said to enable Murata Power Solutions to further enhance their comprehensive offering of wound ferrite magnetics for use in a wide range of power and EMC filtering applications.

The new families comprise bobbin wound surface mount inductors, vertical mount leaded torroid inductors, low-profile shielded and unshielded surface mount inductors, flat coil surface mount power inductors and leaded common mode chokes. All of the parts are fully RoHS compliant and are manufactured using UL 94V-0 approved materials.

The new inductors have an operating temperature range of -40 to +125°C making them suitable for applications requiring dependable, high temperature performance. The new range of common mode chokes meanwhile is suitable for use between -40 and +85°C.

Murata states that it is able to support design engineers considering the company’s inductors by providing in-depth technical support, data sheets and samples available from stock. The company is also able to design and manufacture custom value parts should standard components not meet the exact requirements of a given application.

Commenting on the introduction of the new components, Andrea Polti, Global Magnetics Product Manager, Murata Power Solutions, said, "By adding a large and varied selection of new parts we are now able to offer a truly complete range of leading technology inductive components that address a huge range of applications across many industry sectors. Adding to our inductive product range further enhances Murata Power Solutions’ reputation as a frontrunner in the power electronics market."