Key Features:
  • High Q Chip geometries
  • Lower Cost P-NPO Ceramic
  • New 0403 Outperforms 0402
  • Size 0504 Replaces Porcelain Size "A"
  • Size 1210 Replaces Porcelain Size "B"
  • Free MLCSoft for Spice & S-Parameter Modelling Data
Applications:
  • Portable Cellular Products
  • Wireless LAN
  • Cable Components
  • RF Integrated Circuits
  • RF Transceivers
  • Custom Applications
General Specifications:
  • Case Sizes: 0402 - 1210
  • Rated Voltage: 50 - 500 V
  • Dielectrics Type: Procelain NPO
  • Capacitance Range: 0.2 pF - 1000 pF
Capacitance Selection
Series Resonance chart

 

Dielectric Characteristics
Temperature Coefficient: 0 ± 30ppm/°C, -55 to 125°C
Quality Factor: 2,500 min., 10,000 typical
Insulation Resistance: >1,000 G @ 25°C, WVDC
125°C IR is 10% of 25°C rating.
Dielectric Strength: 2.5 X WVDC Min., 25°C, 50 mA max
Test Parameters: 1MHz ± 50kHZ, 1.0 ± 0.2 VRMS, 25°C
Available Capacitance: Size 0403: 0.2-15 pF
Size 0504: 0.2-100 pF
Size 1210: 0.5-1000 pF
Series Resonance chart
Mechanical & Environmental Characteristics
Specification Test Parameters
Solderability: Solder coverage 90% of metalized areas. Preheat chip to 120°-150°C for 60 sec. Dip terminals in rosin flux then dip in 62Sn/36Pb/2Ag solder @ 240±5°C
Dip time = 5±1 sec.
Resistance to Soldering Heat:

Chip should not crack. Solder coverage 80%

Preheat chip to 120°-150°C for 60 sec. Dip terminals in rosin flux then dip in 62Sn/36Pb/2Ag solder @ 260±5°C
Dip time = 10±1 sec.
Terminal Adhesion: Termination should not pull off. Ceramic should remain undamaged. Linear pull force exerted on axial leads soldered to each terminal. Terminal strength: 2.0Lbs for 0402, 2.0Lbs for 0603, 5.0Lbs for 0805
PCB Deflection: No mechanical damage.
Cap. change: 2% or .5pF Max
Glass Epoxy PCB: 1 mm deflection
Life Test: Cap. change: 2% or .5pF Max
I.R. = Initial value
1000 Hours, 125°C, 200% rated voltage
Thermal Shock: I.R. = 70% of initial value 5 CYCLES: 30±3 minutes @ -55°C, 3 min. @ 25°C, 30±3 min. @ +125°C, 3 min. @ 25°C
Moisture Resistance: Cap. change: 2% or .5pF Max
I.R. = 70% of initial value
240 Hours, 85% Relative Humidity, 85°C, 1.5 VDC
RF Characteristics Versus Frequency
Equivalent Series Resistance: 0403/R09C
RF Characteristics Versus Frequency chart
Q Factor: 0403/R09C
RF Characteristics Versus Frequency chart
Equivalent Series Resistance: 0504/R11C
RF Characteristics Versus Frequency chart
Q Factor: 0504/R11C
RF Characteristics Versus Frequency chart
Equivalent Series Resistance: 1210/S41C
RF Characteristics Versus Frequency chart
Q Factor: 1210/S41C
RF Characteristics Versus Frequency chart
RF Characteristics Versus Capacitance
Equivalent Series Resistance: 0403/R09C
RF Characteristics Versus Frequency chart
Q Factor: 0403/R09C
RF Characteristics Versus Frequency chart
Equivalent Series Resistance: 0504/R11C
RF Characteristics Versus Capacitance chart
Q Factor: 0504/R11C
RF Characteristics Versus Capacitance chart
Equivalent Series Resistance: 1210/S41C
RF Characteristics Versus Capacitance chart
Q Factor: 1210/S41C
RF Characteristics Versus Capacitance chart
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