Discrete inductor and capacitor components fabricated in our proprietary APEX® Glass offer the highest Quality factors (High Q) in the smallest form-factor.  3D Glass Solutions offers a wide variety of inductive and capacitive devices that cover a broad array of power handling and frequency capabilities targeted specifically for the RF community.  

Glass Core Inductor and Performance Chart

 

Sample inductor shown to the right has a 1005 footprint and is a 7 turn inductor with 90µm wide turns.

 

 

Graph shown to the right shows a range of inductor performance from 1 to 100nH.

Glass Core Inductor Features Table

Feature Value
Quality Factor Measured 98 @ 1.8GHz, 2.7nH
Inductance Range 0.5 - 200nH
IPD Compatible Yes
Footprint 0201 or larger
Height 300 microns
Current Handling > 0.5 Amps
Compliance ROHS compliant
Connection Type SMD, flip-chip, wire bonding

Glass Core Capacitor and Performance Chart

 

Sample capacitor shown to the right has a 0201 footprint.

 

 

Graph shown to the right shows a range of capacitor performance from 0.4 to 5pF.

Glass Core Capacitor Features Table

Feature Value
Quality Factor > 150
Capacitance Range 0.2 - 10pF
Capacitance Density 4pF/mm2
IPD Compatible Yes
Footprint > 0201
Height > 200 microns
Current Handling > 1 Amp
Breakdown Voltage 4,000 volts
Compliance ROHS compliant
Connection Type SMD, flip-chip, wire bonding

Custom Designs for Discrete Components

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