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Tecate Group's broad line of ultracapacitor and capacitor components is designed to meet the rigorous demands of industrial applications across a variety of markets. With compact sizes, rugged designs, and the ability to handle extremely high and low temperatures, Tecate's cells, modules, and assemblies can satisfy any of your industrial needs.
Automation
Tecate Group offers an array of ultracapacitors and film, electrolytic, and ceramic capacitors for use in automation applications including robotics and material-handling equipment. These ultracapacitors and capacitors are available in through-hole and connector-based designs and are ideal for energy storage or peak-power shaving in various automated systems. Some of their many applications include:
  • Custom ultracapacitor modules for powering a robotic inventory pick system.
  • Custom ultracapacitor modules for pulse power support and power harvesting in AGVs.
  • TPLS ultracapacitor cells and multi-cell modules for short-term power to allow orderly shutdown sequences in various manufacturing equipment.
 

HVAC
Tecate Group offers an array of ultracapacitors and ceramic capacitors for use in HVAC applications including battery-free backup. These ultracapacitors and capacitors are available in through-hole and connector-based designs and are ideal for various energy storage signal transmission requirements in HVAC systems. Some of their many applications include:
  • TPL ultracapacitors for power backup in HVAC control units.
  • Custom ultracapacitor assemblies for power in furnace ignition circuits.
  • TPL/PBLL ultracapacitors for short-term power backup for battery swaps in thermostats.
  • CMCS RF ceramic capacitors for power in Wi-Fi-enabled thermostats.
  • CMC series ceramic medium-voltage MLCC and SC series high-voltage disc capacitors for power management in digital thermostats.
  • 7124 film capacitors for motor run/PFC in HVAC systems.
 

Lighting
Tecate Group offers an array of ultracapacitors and film, electrolytic, ceramic, and tantalum capacitors for use in lighting applications including LED driver circuits, LCDs, CFLs, and electronic ballasts. These ultracapacitors and capacitors are available in SMD and radial through-hole packages and are ideal for starting, filtering, blocking, and DC smoothing functions in various lighting circuits. Some of their many applications include:
  • X2-rated film capacitors for input circuit protection via EMI suppression.
  • Rectification circuit-filtering capacitors for smoothing out ripple currents.
  • Output circuit box film or X2 film capacitors for noise suppression and filtering.
  • Filtering and voltage-stabilization capacitors for electronic ballast DC/DC converters.
  • Ultracapacitors for low-maintenance, long-life power sources in emergency lighting, streetlights, traffic signals, LED flashlights, and various solar lighting applications.
 

Motor Controls
Tecate Group offers an array of ultracapacitors and capacitors for use in motor control applications including valve and solenoid operation and noise suppressors. These ultracapacitors and capacitors are available in through-hole and connector-based designs and are ideal for providing backup power and peak-power shaving in various motor controls. Some of their many applications include:
  • 7124B polypropylene capacitors for power-factor correction in fractional HP motors.
  • Ultracapacitors for emergency backup power in motor-operated valves (MOVs).
  • Aluminum electrolytic capacitors for input/output smoothing in motor controls.
  • CMC MLCC ceramic capacitors for noise suppression in motor controls.
 

Printers
Tecate Group offers an array of ultracapacitors and ceramic and tantalum capacitors for use in printer applications including battery backup and safe shutdown. These ultracapacitors and capacitors are available in a variety of capacitance values, voltages, and package configurations and are ideal for meeting short-term power needs in various types of printers. Some of their many applications include:
  • Low-ESR ultracapacitors for quick power sources for heating in thermal printers.
  • Custom ultracapacitor modules for safe shutdown in the event of a power loss in a variety of special printers.
  • Ceramic capacitors for filtering and circuit-decoupling functions in printers.
  • Ultracapacitors for hold-up power during battery hot swaps in portable and handheld printers and POS terminals.
 

Scanners/POS
Tecate Group offers an array of ultracapacitors and ceramic capacitors for use in scanner/POS applications including battery backup and peak-power shaving. These ultracapacitors and capacitors are available in through-hole and connector-based designs and are ideal for providing backup power or peak-power shaving in various scanners/POS systems. Some of their many applications include:
  • TPL ultracapacitors for graceful shutdown and pulse power in a number of handheld scanners.
  • PC ultracapacitors for backup power in handheld scanners demanding thin form factor.
  • PBL ultracapacitors for backup power in POS scanners.
  • CMC ceramic capacitors for transmit support in GSMs.
 

Security/Surveillance
Tecate Group offers an array of ultracapacitors and film, electrolytic, ceramic, and tantalum capacitors for use in security/surveillance applications including backup power. These ultracapacitors and capacitors are available in through-hole and connector-based designs and are ideal for battery-free backup power in various security/surveillance systems, including wireless home monitoring systems. Some of their many applications include:
  • TPL series ultracapacitor modules for powering black boxes to enable ongoing recording after an incident in various vehicle types.
  • Custom ultracapacitor modules for power backup to secure data and video in security systems in the event of power loss.
  • PC series ultracapacitors for power to wipe out sensitive data in military vehicles where the primary power source is lost.
  • Cap-XX HS2 series ultracapacitors for backup power in sensors.
  • CMC HV series ceramic capacitors for use in IP camera circuitry.
 

Transportation
Tecate Group offers an array of ultracapacitors for use in transportation applications including powering micro-hybrid vehicles and providing emergency power and power assistance. These ultracapacitors are available in single-unit and multi-cell packages and are ideal for providing backup energy and meeting peak-power demands in various transportation systems. Some of their many applications include:
  • Cap-XX HW ultracapacitors for monitoring devices in trucks.
  • TPL and HZ ultracapacitors for power in various asset-tracking devices.
  • Custom TPL modules and HS2 ultracapacitors for auto steering in agricultural equipment.
  • TPL ultracapacitors for extended-temperature backup power in black box and on-board surveillance applications.
  • Cap-XX HW ultracapacitors for backup power in mining uplink.
 

UPS
Tecate Group offers an array of ultracapacitors and film, electrolytic, ceramic, and conductive polymer capacitors for use in UPS applications including battery-free backup. These ultracapacitors and capacitors are available in through-hole and connector-based designs and are ideal for providing filtering and short-term bridge power in various uninterruptible power supplies. Some of their many applications include:
  • TPLS ultracapacitors for providing seconds of backup power for graceful shutdown or short-term bridge power in various UPS devices.
  • PC ultracapacitors for use as uninterrupted power in medical-grade devices.
  • Film capacitors for output filtering in various UPS devices.
  • X/Y safety capacitors for EMI filtering in across-the-line and line-to-ground circuits.