TDK-EPC (Epcos)

Company Profile
Superlative electronic performance
EPCOS develops, manufactures and markets electronic components, modules and systems, focusing on fast-growing leading-edge technology markets, which include information and communications technology, automotive electronics, industrial electronics and consumer electronics.
 
In SAW components, ceramic components, capacitors and inductors alike, EPCOS consistently stands for superlative electronic performance. Approximately 25,500 employees at over 20 design and production locations and a tightly meshed sales network give us a genuine global footprint. More than half of our sales professionals are engineers and technical experts. In fiscal 2013 EPCOS posted sales of about EUR 1.8 billion.

PFC Capacitor:

Parameter

 

PhaseCap Premium

PhaseCap Compact

PhaseCap HD

PhiCap

MKV

Power QR
 
5.0 … 33.0 kvar
 

5.0 … 33.0 kvar

40.0 ... 60.0 kvar
 
 0.5 ... 30.0 kvar
 
4.2 … 30.0 kvar
 
Rated voltage VR 230 … 800 V AC 230 … 1000 V AC 400 ... 525 V AC 230 ... 525 V AC 400 … 800 V AC
Inrush current  IS up to 300 · IR up to 400 · IR
 
up to 300 · IR
 
up to 200 · IR
 
up to 500 · IR
 
Temperature class –40/D:
max. temp. 55 °C
max. mean 24 h = 45 °C max. mean 1 year = 35 °C lowest temperature = –40 °C
–40/60:
max. temp. 60 °C
max. mean 24 h = 45 °C max. mean 1 year = 35 °C lowest temperature = –40 °C
–40/C:
max. temp. 50 °C
max. mean 24 h = 40 °C max. mean 1 year = 30 °C lowest temperature = –40 °C
–40/D:
max. temp. 55 °C 
max. mean 24 h = 45 °C
max. mean 1 year = 35 °C
lowest temperature = –40°C
–40/D:
max. temp. 55 °C 
max. mean 24 h = 45 °C
max. mean 1 year = 45 °C  
lowest temperature = –40°C
–40/70:
max. temp. 70 °C
max. mean 24 h = 55 °C
max. mean 1 year = 35 °C 
lowest temperature = –40°C

Losses:

– Dielectric QL

– Total1)  QL

 

< 0.2 W/kvar

< 0.45 W/kvar

 

< 0.2 W/kvar

< 0.45 W/kvar

 

< 0.2 W/kvar

< 0.45 W/kvar

 

< 0.2 W/kvar

< 0.45 W/kvar

 

< 0.2 W/kvar

< 0.35 W/kvar

Max. humidity  Hrel

95%

95%

95%

95%

95%

Safety

Triple (self-healing, overpressure disconnector,

 

dual (self-healing, 3-phase overpressure disconnector)

triple (self-healing, overpressure disconnector

dual (self-healing, overpressure disconnector)

dual (self-healing, overpressure disconnector)

Impregnation

dry technology)

inert gas

semi-dry biodegradable resin*

dry technology
inert gas

biodegradable soft resin, semi-dry

oil

Mean life  tLD (co)
expectancy

 

up to 180 000 h (temp. class –40/C)
up to 130 000 h (temp. class –40/D)
 

up to 200 000 h (temp. class –40/C)

up to 150 000 h (temp. class –40/60)

up to 180 000 h (temp. class –40/C)

up to 130 000 h (temp. class –40/D)

up to 135 000 h (temp. class –40/C)
up to 100 000 h (temp. class –40/D)

up to 300 000 h at temperature class -40/D

Connection

 

optimized capacitor safety terminal

 

optimized capacitor safety terminal (IP20), (VDE 0106 part 100), for current and connection cable details and terminal type / capacitor type
association see terminal drawings and capacitor type list

SIGUT™, block-type safety terminal

 

B32340 / B32343 series: fast-on terminals
B32344 series: optimized capacitor safety terminal, block-type
 

SIGUT™, block-type safety terminal


 

Cooling
 
natural or forced
*
natural or forced

natural or forced 

natural or forced natural or forced
Case / shape
 
aluminum / cylindrical aluminum / cylindrical
 
aluminum / cylindrical aluminum / cylindrical aluminum / cylindrical
Enclosure
 
IP20, indoor mounting, optionally with terminal cap for IP54
 
IP20, indoor mounting, optionally with terminal cap for IP54 (for diameter 116 and 136 mm) IP20 IP00 for B32340/B32343 series; optionally IP54 for B32344 series with terminal cap
 

IP20, optionally IP54 with terminal cap
Standard
 
IEC 60831-1+2, UL 810 5th edition, cUL file # E238746 (up to 690 V), GOST
 
IEC 60831-1+2, EN 60831-1+2
 
IEC 60831-1+2, UL 810 5th edition GOST
 
IEC 60831-1+2, UL 810 5th edition cUL file # E106388, CSA file # C22.2 No190 MC # 236094, (up to ø 85 mm), IEC 60831-1+2, EN 60831-1+2
Ordering code B25667C B25673A* B25673S B25669* B32340C* B32343C* B32344E* B25836B*