November 9, 2010

Online service: Sample kits at a click (TDK-EPC Corporation)

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TDK-EPC, a group company of the TDK Corporation, announces a new online service: in order to offer design engineers even better support, all available sample kits from EPCOS are now listed on the EPCOS website at under the header Design Support. The ordering process also runs directly via the EPCOS website: a single click on the shopping cart sends the ordering code directly to the distributor Farnell, who has all the offered sample kits in stock. Thanks to the worldwide availability of these sample kits, they can be quickly delivered, thus saving developers valuable time.

For each sample kit, the developer finds a brief description giving the advantages for various applications, the most important specifications and links to current data sheets. The components for an inductor kit, for instance, are listed with various inductance values and electrical specifications. Sample kits for protection components, SAW filters, data line and power line chokes, SMT inductors, and SMT power inductors can now be ordered online.

Main applications

  • Prototyping all kinds of circuits and devices

Main features and benefits

  • Wide range of sample kits available
  • Convenient online ordering
  • Rapid worldwide delivery by Farnell
  • Links to relevant data sheets

About TDK-EPC Corporation

TDK-EPC Corporation (TDK-EPC), a TDK group company, is a leading manufacturer of electronic components, modules and systems headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. TDK-EPC has emerged from the combination of the electronic components business of TDK and the EPCOS Group and markets its products under the product brands, TDK and EPCOS.

The product portfolio includes ceramic, aluminum electrolytic and film capacitors, ferrites and inductors, high-frequency components such as surface acoustic wave (SAW) filter products and modules, piezo and protection components, and sensors. With this product spectrum TDK-EPC offers a broad range of products and solutions of outstanding value from a single source and focuses on demanding markets in the areas of information and communication technology and automotive, industrial and consumer electronics. The company has design and manufacturing locations and sales offices in Asia, Europe, and in North and South America.

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