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September 4, 2012

Realizing the smallest size in the industry (※) and the high vibration-resistance properties on top level in the industry

Announcing the release of “the surface-mount type in-vehicle power choke coil” first in the industry (*)

Suitable for step-up power supplies used in the driving circuits of fuel-injection systems in vehicles

(*)Our investigation of the in-vehicle power choke coil built in the driving circuits of fuel-injection systems as of September 3, 2012

September, 3, 2012, Osaka, Japan-Industrial Devices Company, Panasonic Corporation has succeeded in commercializing “ the surface-mount type in-vehicle power choke coil ” first in the industry (※), suitable for step-up power supplies used in the driving circuits of fuel-injection systems in vehicles. Newly developed power choke coils features the smallest size in size and high vibration-resistance properties on top level in the industry.

Related Information

Product name

Surface-mount type in-vehicle power choke coil

Model number

ETQPDH240DTV

Production start

August 2013

Sample price

1,500 yen/piece

Production capacity

200,000 pieces/month

Higher pressure at fuel injection and multi-time injection to improve fuel cost in vehicles have been increasingly advancing, and choke coils to be built in the step-up power supplies such as driving circuits of fuel-injection systems have been strongly required to be smaller in size, higher vibration-resistive, and also higher effective as well as larger current capacity. To meet the market demand, Industrial Devices Company, Panasonic Corporation has succeeded in commercializing “ the surface-mount type in-vehicle power choke coil ” first in the industry(※), realizing the smallest size in the industry (※)and the high vibration-resistance properties on top level in the industry(※), and will commence mass-production.

Features

1. Surface-mount type first in the industry (※), realizing the smallest size in the industry (※)

Dimensions ( L×W×T ): 14.7 ×13.2×13.1 mm ( surface-mount type )

2. High vibration-resistance properties on top level in the industry(※)

Vibration properties: 5 Hz to 2 kHz/30 G

3. Low loss on top level in the industry(※), realizing the high effectiveness and large current capacity

Inductance value: 36 μH
DC resistance value: 25.8 mΩ
High-frequency resistance value: 50 mΩ (at 20 kHz )

【Applications】

Driving circuits of fuel injection systems in vehicles, driving circuits of diesel common rail injector, step-up power supplies of motor driving-circuits etc.