Defibrillator Capacitors

Film capacitors for external defibrillator applications


  • Capacitance Range: 32 to 500 µF
  • Capacitance Tolerance: ±5% Standard
  • DC Voltage Range: 800 VDC to 6,000 VDC

Typical applications

  • External Defibrillator
  • Pulse Power Applications

Aerovox defibrillator film capacitors are designed specifically to meet the reliability demands of a Class III medical device. In fact, leading medical device manufacturers choose Aerovox because they can count on 100% field reliability when it really matters.

These capacitors are housed in round or oval metal, oil-filled cases; or in a dry, epoxy-filled plastic housing version. Plastic cases offer excellent design flexibility, and can be customized to specific requirements. They are available in voltage ranges from 800 VDC to 6,000 VDC, delivering in excess of 500 joules at full charge.

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