Collaboration with Infineon on Optimized DC Link Design for the New HP Drive 6 Pack IGBT Module

December 8, 2014 by  
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Vertical Integration SBE is designing a fully size-and-performance compatible DC Link system for the HP Drive IGBT module in collaboration with Infineon. Both vertical and horizontal connection systems will be available. The vertical system is designed to occupy the same footprint as the HP Drive itself and the horizontal system will respect the shorter length of the new HP Drive. This way, customers... Read more

PCIM Paper Presentation: 20% Increase in Inverter Efficiency Seen with Integrated DC Link Capacitor/Bus

May 14, 2014 by  
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SBE Inc. and Danfoss Silicon Power GMBH will present a paper entitled “Integrated DC link capacitor/bus enables a 20% increase in inverter efficiency” at the upcoming PCIM Europe conference, Wednesday, May 21 at 2:00 PM. Voltage overshoot at switch turn-off traditionally limits the DC operating voltage for inverter systems thus limiting the total power output for a given silicon die.The... Read more

SBE, Inc. Announces Sale of Wrap & Fill/Axial Product Line to Cornell Dubilier Electronics, Inc.

April 1, 2014 by  
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SBE, Inc. (dba SB Electronics) is pleased to announce the sale its Wrap & Fill/Axial Leaded Film Capacitor Product Line to Cornell Dubilier Electronics, Inc. (CDE) of Liberty, SC. This line consists of products typically less than 50μF in total capacitance and at voltages less than 5kV. Packing is exclusively that of single windings with wire or lug leads attached and wrapped with an insulating... Read more

SBE Announces the Launch of the First-ever UL-recognized Integrated Capacitor/Bus Structures – The 777A Series

March 12, 2014 by  
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SBE, Inc., manufacturer of the proven Power Ring Film CapacitorsTM, announced today the launch of the UL-recognized 777A series of integrated capacitor/bus structures. This is the first time UL has ever issued recognition of an integrated capacitor/bus assembly. The 777A series enhances the technological advantages of its UL-recognized Power Ring Film CapacitorsTM by tightly coupling the capacitors... Read more