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Maxwell Technologies Products

Engine Starting

  • ESM ULTRA 31/1800

    ESM ULTRA 31/1800

    The ESM isn’t a battery. But instead it replaces the starter battery and works in tandem with the other batteries, using power-dense ultracapacitors to deliver reliable, quick-burst power at ignition—even after hotel loading, in hot or cold temperature extremes.

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  • ESM Ultra 31/900

    ESM Ultra 31/900

    Whether the medium duty trucks in your fleet are step vans, package cars, utility vehicles, lease/rental trucks or food & beverage delivery trucks, Maxwell has the solution to your jump-start and stranded vehicle headaches.

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Ultracapacitor Products

Modules
  • 16 Volt Small Module

    16 Volt Small Module

    Maxwell Technologies’ 16V small cell ultracapacitor module provides energy storage and power delivery in a compact, cost-effective module. The modules are specifically engineered to provide cost-effective solutions for wind turbine pitch control of 1.5MW and smaller, small UPS systems, telecommunications and other lighter-duty industrial electronics applications.

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  • 16 Volt Large Module

    16 Volt Large Module

    Maxwell Technologies’ 16V ultracapacitor module product line provides customers with a broad range of choices to meet their energy storage and power delivery requirements – in a rugged package that can be configured for higher voltages and energy if needed.

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  • 48 Volt Modules

    48 Volt Modules

    Maxwell Technologies’ 48V ultracapacitor module product line provides customers in transportation and industrial industries with a broad range of choices to meet their energy storage and power delivery requirements.

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  • 56 Volt UPS Module

    56 Volt UPS Module

    Maxwell Technologies’ 56V series of ultracapacitor modules provide power during dips, sags in the main power source. In longer term outages, the modules provide transition/bridge power to a longer term back up source such as a motor-generator or fuel cell. For industrial applications, ultracapacitor modules provide power for graceful shutdown of process equipment.

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  • 75 Volt Power Module

    75 Volt Power Module

    Maxwell Technologies’ 75V module is designed for low duty cycle energy storage applications such as wind turbine pitch control and backup power generation systems. The module includes passive balancing circuitry and thermal monitoring, and its enclosure meets the IP54 standard.

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  • 125 Volt Transportation Module

    125 Volt Transportation Module

    Maxwell Technologies’ 125V Heavy Transportation series of ultracapacitor modules is a high-performance energy storage product line for hybrid buses, trucks, trolleys, light rail, mining, construction and seaport cranes. Each model incorporates balancing, monitoring and thermal management capabilities to ensure industry-leading charge/discharge performance, high reliability and long operational life.

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  • 160 Volt Module

    160 Volt Module

    Maxwell Technologies’ 160V module is designed to provide energy storage and power delivery for wind turbine pitch control, short-term uninterrupted power supply (UPS) and renewable energy systems. Primarily designed for pitch control systems for 1.5 to 3MW wind turbines, the 160V module provides a turnkey solution to simplify the installation process and reduce costs for all integration partners.

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Threaded/ Weldable Cells
  • K2 2.85V/3400F Cell

    K2 2.85V/3400F Cell

    The newest member of Maxwell Technologies’ K2 family of ultracapacitors is the 2.85-Volt, 3400-Farad cell. It expands the power range of the K2 family by 17% and the energy range by 23%, making it the most powerful cell available in the industry-standard 60 mm cylindrical form factor.

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  • K2 2.7V Series

    K2 2.7V Series

    Maxwell Technologies’ K2 2.7V series of ultracapacitor cells provide extended power availability, allowing critical information and functions to remain available during dips, sags and outages in the main power source.

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Board Mounted Small Cells
  • HC Series

    HC Series

    The HC series is also an ideal source of back-up. It can provide extended power availability, allowing critical information and functions to remain available during dips, sags, and outages in a power supply or battery change. And, like all our ultracapacitor products, the HC series is capable of accepting charges at the identical rate of discharge.

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  • D Cell Series

    D Cell Series

    Maxwell Technologies' D Cell® series ultracapacitor cells are ideal for automotive boardnet stabilization, medical devices, uninterruptible power supplies, backup power and pulse, wind turbine pitch control, and many other applications requiring a pulse of energy that cannot be efficiently provided by a battery or power supply alone.

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  • PC10 Series - Discontinued

    PC10 Series - Discontinued

    Maxwell will stop production of the PC10 by the end of 2014. Customers that want to purchase the PC10 may contact Tecate Group at tisales@tecategroup.com

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High Voltage Solutions

AC/DC Converters
  • Filter Capacitors

    Filter Capacitors

    AC- or DC-Filter capacitors, connected line to ground, are intended to filter all high frequency harmonics due to power electronic converters. Filter capacitors are compliant with standard IEC60358-3; they are available with a porcelain or a composite insulator. All standard insulators are equipped with single or alternating long-short sheds and are in full compliance with IEC 60815.

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  • Thyristor Valve Capacitors

    Thyristor Valve Capacitors

    The thyristor valve capacitor (or Valve section capacitor) is fitted on thyristor valves for high voltage applications. Its function is to assist with the distribution of high frequency transient voltages.

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Circuit Breakers
  • TRV Capacitors - AIS

    TRV Capacitors - AIS

    In Air-Insulated Switchgears (AIS), TRV capacitors, installed phase to ground, are used to reduce the Transient Recovery Voltage on the circuit breaker that occurs during initiation or interruption of current flow.

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  • TRV Capacitors - GIS

    TRV Capacitors - GIS

    Gas Insulated Switchgears circuit breakers for tough environments with extreme temperature variations, dust, pollution or confined space may use Transient Recovery Voltage capacitors. TRV capacitors, installed phase to ground, are used to reduce the Transient Recovery Voltage on circuit breaker that occurs during initiation or interruption of current flow

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  •  RC-Grading Capacitors for HVDC Bypass switchgear

    RC-Grading Capacitors for HVDC Bypass switchgear

    Resistance or combination of resistance and capacitance compose the RC-Grading Capacitors; they are installed on High Voltage Bypass multibreak Circuit Breakers.

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  • Grading Capacitors - AIS

    Grading Capacitors - AIS

    In Air-Insulated Switchgears (AIS), grading capacitors ensure a uniform distribution of the voltage across the breaking chambers of the Live Tank Circuit Breaker.

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  • Grading Capacitors - GIS

    Grading Capacitors - GIS

    Gas Insulated Switchgears circuit breakers for tough environments with extreme temperature variations, dust, pollution or confined space use grading capacitors. Their function is to ensure a uniform distribution of the voltage across the breaking chambers.

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Communication and Monitoring
  • Coupling Capacitors for PD Monitoring

    Coupling Capacitors for PD Monitoring

    Maxwell Technologies’ PD coupler gives customers the possibility to control the aging of Generators or Motors.

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  • Coupling Capacitors

    Coupling Capacitors

    for use within the entire power line carrier transmission frequency range from 30 kHz to 500 kHz. Coupling capacitor can also be used for filtering and other general capacitor applications with connection between phase and ground in high voltage networks with insulated or grounded neutral.

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  • Capacitive Voltage Dividers

    Capacitive Voltage Dividers

    Capacitive Voltage Dividers (CVD) are a component used on Capacitive Voltage Transformers (CVT) to measure the voltage and/or power on a high voltage overhead power line.

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Laboratory
  • Laboratory Capacitors

    Laboratory Capacitors

    Capacitors for laboratory can have different functions, for example: • Reference capacitor for PD-measurement (Ck) • Capacitive divider for AC voltage measurement • Capacitive divider for DC measurement

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Medium Voltage
  • MV Capacitors & Dividers

    MV Capacitors & Dividers

    Maxwell Medium Voltage (MV) capacitors and voltage dividers are based on a proprietary dry technology. The core of this CONDAS technology is designed with capacitor windings made of metalized polypropylene dielectric, impregnated with insulating gas and housed in resin molded insulator.

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Voltage Measurement
  • Capacitive Voltage Dividers (CVD)

    Capacitive Voltage Dividers (CVD)

    Capacitive Voltage Transformers (CVT) have proven to be a reliable way to measure the voltage and/or the power on a high voltage overhead power line, or for monitoring purposes.

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  • Electronic Voltage Transformer (EVT)

    Electronic Voltage Transformer (EVT)

    In the development of the smart energy grids, automated substations require an accurate monitoring of current and voltage. Since the introduction of electronics for metering instruments and protection relays working with a very high input impedance, Electronic Voltage Transformer is an alternative to the traditional Capacitive Voltage Transformer (CVT) in use since the 1950s and allows for more flexibility on the side of the integrators and utilities for space conservation within substations.

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  • RC Dividers

    RC Dividers

    A combination of resistors and Maxwell capacitors in parallel compose the resistive - capacitive (RC) voltage dividers. RC divider capacitors are primarily designed for voltage measurement in DC systems. and provide low voltage input to the specific measuring equipment.

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Microelectronic Products

  • Single Board Computer

    Single Board Computer

    The SCS750® single board computer for space is Maxwell's answer to the space industry's need for medium- to high-performance computing. The SCS750 combines the latest generation of IBM PowerPC® processor with large amounts of volatile and non-volatile storage and a variety of interfaces in an industry standard 6u cPCI form factor.

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  • Amplifiers & Comparators

    Amplifiers & Comparators

    Maxwell offers a range of Operational Amplifiers (Op-Amps) and a Comparator which include Maxwell’s proprietary RAD-PAK® shielding. RAD-PAK® is a hermetic ceramic package shielding technology that reduces the Total Ionizing Dose (TID) received by the semiconductor components in the package by orders of magnitude from the total ionizing dose environment exterior to the package. This allows us to put commercial semiconductors with only moderate total dose tolerance in the high total dose environments encounte

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  • A to D Converters

    A to D Converters

    Maxwell offers a range of Analog-to-Digital Converters featuring up to 16-bit resolution and speeds up to 41 MSPS, which include Maxwell’s proprietary RAD-PAK® shielding. Rad-Pak® is a hermetic ceramic package shielding technology that reduces the Total Ionizing Dose (TID) received by the semiconductor components in the package by orders of magnitude from the total ionizing dose environment exterior to the package. This allows us to put commercial semiconductors with only moderate total dose tolerance in th

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  • D to A Converters

    D to A Converters

    Maxwell offers a range of Digital-to-Analog Converters featuring up to 16-bit resolution, which include Maxwell’s proprietary RAD-PAK® shielding. Rad-Pak® is a hermetic ceramic package shielding technology that reduces the Total Ionizing Dose (TID) received by the semiconductor components in the package by orders of magnitude from the total ionizing dose environment exterior to the package. This allows us to put commercial semiconductors with only moderate total dose tolerance in the high total dose environ

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  • Memories

    Memories

    Maxwell offers a wide range of memory products, including PROM, EEPROM, SRAM, SDRAM, and NOR & NAND flash. Many of these products are available either with Maxwell’s proprietary RAD-PAK® shielding, or in rad-tolerant packages.

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  • Optocouplers

    Optocouplers

    Maxwell is the exclusive sales and support channel for Isocom products in North America. Isocom manufacturers radiation-tolerant optocouplers, with a Total Ionizing Dose (TID) tolerance up to 150 krad (Si).

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  • Switches & Multiplexers

    Switches & Multiplexers

    Maxwell offers a range of Multiplexers featuring up to 128 channels, which include Maxwell’s proprietary RAD-PAK® shielding. Rad-Pak® is a hermetic ceramic package shielding technology that reduces the Total Ionizing Dose (TID) received by the semiconductor components in the package by orders of magnitude from the total ionizing dose environment exterior to the package.

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  • Nuclear Event Detectors

    Nuclear Event Detectors

    Maxwell’s radiation-hardened, hybrid, Nuclear Event Detectors (NED) sense ionizing radiation pulses generated by a nuclear event, such as the detonation of a nuclear weapon, and rapidly switches its output from the normal high state to a low state with a propagation delay time of less than 20ns.

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  • Interface Logic

    Interface Logic

    Maxwell offers a range of buffer/drivers, transceivers, and D-latches which include Maxwell’s proprietary RAD-PAK shielding. Rad-Pak® is a hermetic ceramic package shielding technology that reduces the Total Ionizing Dose (TID) received by the semiconductor components in the package by orders of magnitude from the total ionizing dose environment exterior to the package.

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