- Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. is one of the world's largest manufacturers of discrete semiconductors (diodes, MOSFETs, and infrared optoelectronics) and passive electronic components (resistors, inductors, and capacitors). These components are used in virtually all types of electronic devices and equipment, in the industrial, power supplies, automotive, computing, consumer, telecommunications, military, aerospace, and medical markets. Vishay's product innovations, successful acquisition strategy, and "one-stop shop" service have made it a global industry leader. Vishay is proud to be a major partner with Digi-Key Electronics. Shown below are some of the latest examples of the Vishay product line available through Digi-Key. 

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Digi-Key’s library of more than 2000 exclusive PTM Online… On Demand® product training modules is a collection of training tools created with you – the busy design engineer – in mind. They are provided with the cooperation of participating supplier partners. From this one source, you can learn about the latest products and technologies, download datasheets, check inventory, contact our technical staff, and place an order for same-day shipment.

These modules are available in audio and non-audio formats and listed by supplier in easy-to-find alphabetical order. Simply locate the module that interests you and click on your format of choice. We hope you find these tools useful, and with new modules added continuously, we invite you to stop back often to see what’s new.

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Module NamePreviewAudioNon-AudioDurationParts List
  • Commercial Wet Tantalum Capacitors
3.6MB991KB15 minParts List
  • Conformal Coated Tantalum Capacitor
4.0MB1.7MB15 minParts List
  • COTS Tantalum Capacitors
2.5MB415KB5 minParts List
  • High Temp Tantalum Capacitors for the Down-hole Drilling Market
3.1MB1.0MB5 minParts List
  • M34 M35 Surface Mount Wet Tantalum Capacitors
2.1MB707KB10 minParts List
  • Molded Tantalum Surface Mount Capacitors
3.9MB1.2MB15 minParts List
  • Series 298D Tantalum Capacitors
2.8MB532KB10 minParts List
  • TM8 Series: High Reliability Tantalum Capacitors
3.9MB767KB15 minParts List
  • vPolyTan Family of T55 Molded Polymer Tantalum Capacitors
2.9MB1.3MB5 minParts List

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Selection Guides

Guide for MicroTan® Capacitors
Molded Tantalum Capacitors - Packaging, Pad Layout and Reflow Guidelines
Overview Guide for Vishay Tantalum Capacitors
Guide for Conformal Coated Tantalum Capacitors

Technical Support Tools

Tantalum Reliability Fit Calculator
Overcoming PCMCIA Power Limits
Replacing Components using a Soldering Iron
DC Leakage Mode Failure for Tantalum Capacitors
Solid Tantalum Capacitors: Frequently Asked Questions

Application Notes

Application Guidelines for Surface Mounting of Tantalum Capacitors
AC Ripple Current Calculations for Solid Tantalum Capacitors
Tantalum Capacitors and Moisture Sensitivity

Product Information

Performance Characteristics of Tantalum Capacitors
Solder Pad Guidelines for Conformal Coated Tantalum Capacitors


Video Library Video Library

Vishay's new Video Library highlights Vishay products and technologies. Most of the videos feature technical demonstrations by Vishay engineers and technical staff. They explain how Vishay products outperform competing products. The product demo videos also include links to relevant literature and website pages. In addition, the Video Library includes videos on Company brochures. These provide overviews of the brochures and explain how to use them.
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Many Names, One Manufacturer

Vishay has grown through acquisitions to include such top names as listed above. Vishay's portfolio of brands represents an unmatched collection of discrete semiconductors, passive components, and solutions for weighing and measurement. All of these brands and products are part of one global manufacturer: Vishay.
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