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Module NamePreviewAudioNon-AudioDurationParts List
  • AC Line Filters
2.27MB865KB5 minParts List
  • Aluminum Electrolytic Axial Leads and Radial Crown Capacitors
3.6MB1.0MB5 minParts List
  • Aluminum ELectrolytic Screw Terminal and Snap-In Capacitors
4.2MB1.5MB5 minParts List
  • ArcShield Protection Against Surface Arcing on High Voltage MLCC
4.2MB1.0MB10 minParts List
  • Capacitor Basics - Typical Uses for Capacitors
5.4MB1.4MB10 minParts List
  • Ceramic Capacitor Flex Crack Mitigation
4.8MB1.4MB5 minParts List
  • Derating Guidelines for Surface Mount Tantalum Capacitors
Play5.3MB1.5MB15 minParts List
  • EMI Cores
1.6MB686KB5 minParts List
  • Film Capacitors for Power Supplies and Power Electronics
3.8MB866KB10 minParts List
  • Flex Suppressor Sheets
2.8MB838KB5 minParts List
  • High Temperature MLCCs
5.3MB1.6MB10 minParts List
  • Low ESR Polymer Capacitors for 24 V to 48 V Inputs
3.4MB827KB5 minParts List
  • Metal Composite SMD Power Inductors
2MB860KB5 minParts List
  • Military Product Overview
4.2MB1.6MB10 minParts List
  • Organic Polymer Tantalum Capacitors
3MB1MB10 minParts List
  • RF and Microwave Capacitors
2.7MB662KB5 minParts List
  • Specifying Electrolytic Capacitors
3.2MB1.3MB5 minParts List
  • Supercapacitors Portfolio
2.6MB1.1MB5 minParts List
  • Tantalum Stacks MnO2 Capacitor
2.6MB1.2MB5 minParts List
  • Understanding Polymer Capacitors for Automotive Applications
10.6MB1.3MB10 minParts List

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Screw Terminal CapacitorsScrew Terminal Capacitors - The high reliability of KEMET's screw terminal aluminum electrolytic capacitors makes them an excellent choice for high performance applications that require high ripple currents. In addition to the products listed, KEMET can optimize the construction to offer application-specific balance between required life, temperature, ripple current, physical size, and cost.  More...

Snap-In CapacitorsSnap-In Capacitors - The wide variety of life, high ripple current, and surge voltage capability of KEMET's snap-in aluminum electrolytic capacitors makes them a great choice for demanding alternative energy and industrial applications. Other applications include telecommunication power supplies, process control, UPS systems, switch mode power supplies, and consumer electronics.  More...

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Application Notes

Measure Capacitance of Class-II and Class-III Ceramic Capacitors

Brochures and Catalogs

Product Selection Guide
Aluminum Capacitor Catalog
Arco DC Film 2008 Catalog
Arco SMD Film Cap 2008 Catalog
Automotive Applications for Film and Electrolytic Caps Catalog
Ceramic or Film SMD - Which Dielectric is Right For Your Application Catalog
Ceramic Surface Mount Capacitor Catalog
Ceramic Thru-Hole Capacitor
Evox Rifa BHC Large Can Aluminum Electrolytics Catalog
Evox Rifa Ceramic X & Y Disc Capacitors Catalog
Evox Rifa Leaded Film Capacitors 2008 Catalog
Evox Rifa SMD and DIL Film Capacitors Catalog
High Temperature Surface Mount Ceramic Chip Capacitors
Power 2007 Catalog
Power Supply Applications - Film and Electrolytic Caps Catalog
Surface Mount Catalog
Tantalum Surface Mount Capacitor Catalog
Tantalum Thru-Hole Capacitor Catalog

Product Bulletins

AC Line Filters
EMI Cores
Suppression Filters

Change Notifications

Ceramic Commercial/Automotive Aximax, Goldmax, & High Voltage Goldmax Capacitors Part Number Change
Nickel Plating, Black Epoxy, Tantalum Wire
Ta Polymer SMD Black Epoxy Conversion
Tantalum Part Number Standardization

Product Information

Custom Ceramics

Tools and Software

Chronological Listing of Technical Papers

KEMET Spice Software Download
FIT Modeling Software Download

Technical Papers

Defense and Aerospace

When reliability is a must, rely on KEMET

Digi-Key Corporation has implemented extensive software enhancement and training as part of its Military Initiative. KEMET is pleased to have partnered with Digi-Key in the early stages of this initiative. Having passed KEMET's DSCC/DLA-based audit, Digi-Key Corporation is an authorized distributor of the full line of KEMET Military and DSCC/DLA approved capacitors.


Helping You Achieve Board Space – KEMET Plated Terminations
Defense/Aerospace Brochure
Tantalum Defense/Aerospace Parts Table
Ceramic Defense/Aerospace Parts Table
Application Briefs
F1 Technology and Simulated Breakdown Screening

Tantalum MIL-PRF and High Reliability Capacitors
Tantalum Through Hole MIL-PRF-39003 (CSR, CSS, T2xx)
Tantalum Through Hole MIL-PRF-49137 (CX, T323, T378)
Tantalum Through Hole Dipped MIL-PRF-49137 (CX, T363, T369)
Tantalum Through Hole GR500 (T210, T240)
Tantalum Surface Mount MIL-PRF-55365 (CWR, T409, T419, T429, T492)
Tantalum Surface Mount Space Grade

COTS (Commercial Off-The-Shelf) & DSCC/DLA Approved Tantalum and Polymer Capacitors
T428 Series: COTS High Volumetric Efficiency Facedown Tantalum
T493 Series: COTS Military/Aerospace MnO2 Tantalum
T495 Series DSCC/DLA 95158
T496 Series DSCC/DLA 04053
T497 Series: COTS High Grade MnO2 Tantalum
T513 Series: COTS Multiple Anode Low ESR MnO2 Tantalum
T540 Series DSCC/DLA 04051 COTS Very Low ESR Polymer
T541 Series DSCC/DLA 04052 COTS Multiple Anode Polymer Extremely Low ESR
T543 Series: COTS Polymer High Frequency Cap Retention
T545 Series: COTS High Energy Polymer

Ceramic MIL-PRF and High Reliability Capacitors
Ceramic Through Hole MIL-PRF-39014 (CKR)
Ceramic Through Hole MIL-PRF-20 (CCR)
Ceramic Through Hole MIL-PRF-11015 (CK)
Ceramic MIL-PRF-123 (CKS, C052Z, C062Z, C512Z)
Ceramic GR900 High Reliability (C052B, C062B, C512B)
Ceramic Stacks MIL-PRF-49470 (PS01, PS02, DSCC 87106)
Ceramic Surface Mount MIL-PRF-55681 (CDR)
Ceramic Surface Mount MIL-PRF-123 (CKS, C0805Z – offered in 7 case sizes)
Ceramic Surface Mount GR900 (C0805A - offered in 10 case sizes)

COTS (Commercial Off-The-Shelf), DSCC/DLA Approved and Specialty High Reliability Ceramic Capacitors
COTS Surface Mount C0G/NPO Dielectric Ceramics
COTS Surface Mount X7R Dielectric Ceramics
DSCC/DLA 03029 (C0402T)
DSCC/DLA 03028 (C0603T)
DSCC/DLA 05006 (C0805T)
DCSS/DLA 05007 (C1206T)
DSCC/DLA 91019 (C2220T)
SM Series C0G/NPO Specialty Surface Mount Ceramic High Voltage KPS
SM Series X7R Specialty Surface Mount Ceramic High Voltage KPS
Specialty High Voltage & High Temp Mil-PRF-49467 Equivalent & Space Quality Ceramic Products
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