SOURCE: Vishay Intertechnology, Inc.

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc.

April 28, 2011 11:00 ET

Vishay Intertechnology Introduces New Online Selector Tool for Aluminum Capacitors

MALVERN, PA--(Marketwire - Apr 28, 2011) - Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced the availability of a new online selector tool for aluminum capacitors on the company's website ( The time-saving tool aids designers in choosing the appropriate device for their application.

Vishay's new selector tool quickly sorts through the company's entire offering of aluminum capacitors based on a number of specifications, including capacitance, voltage, form (e.g. axial, radial, SMD, snap-in or screw terminal), case size, maximum temperature, useful life, and style (e.g. low profile or blister tape on reel).

Designers can define their search by one, some, or all of these parameters. Results are given as part order codes with key device specifications. More information on the part is available by simply clicking on the order code to access the product's datasheet and other documentation.

Readers can use the new selector tool for aluminum capacitors by visiting

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc., a Fortune 1,000 Company listed on the NYSE (VSH), 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, computing, automotive, consumer, telecommunications, military, aerospace, power supplies, and medical markets. Vishay's product innovations, successful acquisition strategy, and "one-stop shop" service have made it a global industry leader. Vishay can be found on the Internet at

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