Mouser Electronics Now Stocking Evox Rifa Capacitors

November 15, 2007 (PRLEAP.COM) Technology News
Mouser Electronics, Inc., known for its rapid introduction of the newest products, today announced it is stocking products from Evox Rifa, a KEMET company. Evox Rifa specializes in plastic film, paper, and electrolytic capacitors primarily used in the industrial, automotive, consumer electronics, and lighting industries.

“We are pleased to have Mouser distribute our Evox Rifa brand of paper, film and aluminum electrolytic capacitors. Mouser has been a key partner for KEMET for many years and does an outstanding job in helping us market our new products,” said Jim Bruorton, KEMET Vice President of Channel Marketing.

According to Barry McConnell, Mouser Vice President of Product Marketing, the distributor is known for its rapid introduction and prolific marketing of new product solutions to design engineers.

“Adding Evox Rifa to the Mouser linecard enhances our product offering and allows us to honor our commitment to deliver high quality, innovative products to the design engineering community,” McConnell said.

Mouser will inventory a variety of products including EMI suppressor metalized polypropylene capacitors, general purpose AC/DC metalized paper capacitors, metalized polyester capacitors, and metalized polyphenylene sulfide capacitors.

Evox Rifa’s PHE840M EMI suppression capacitors are made with self-healing metalized polypropylene. The capacitors are ideal for use worldwide as electromagnetic interference suppressors in all 275VAC Class X2 and across-the-line applications. The PME295 series of Y1 EMI suppressor film capacitors are made with self-extinguishing impregnated paper for excellent self-healing properties that ensure long life even when subjected to frequent overvoltages.

Mouser’s broad-based product line, unsurpassed customer service, and streamlined warehouse operations make the distributor the design engineer’s one-stop shop for all the components and associated development tools necessary for total project design.

Mouser Electronics is the only major distributor to publish a new 1,900+ page print catalog every 90 days. In addition, its website with interactive online catalog is updated daily, contains more than 890,000 products for easy online purchase, provides over 1.5 million cross-references, as well as more than 677,000 downloadable data sheets, supplier-specific reference designs, application notes, and other technical design information.

About Mouser

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is an electronic component distributor, focused on the rapid introduction of new products and technologies to electronic design engineers. features over 890,000 products online from more than 335 manufacturers. Mouser’s 1,900+ page catalog is published every 90 days, providing designers with up-to-date data on the components now available for the next generation of electronic devices. Mouser ships globally to over 280,000 customers in 170 countries from its 432,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art facility in Mansfield, Texas. For more information, visit

About Evox Rifa

Evox Rifa, a KEMET company, manufactures passive electronic components, specializing in plastic film, paper and electrolytic capacitors. The major customer groups are in industrial, automotive and consumer electronics and the lighting industry. Evox Rifa´s strength lies in the design and production of customized products that require specialist expertise. Evox Rifa Group, with headquarters in Finland, has a worldwide sales and distribution network. Its production plants are located in Indonesia, Great Britain, China, Sweden and Finland. For more information, visit


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