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Fujitsu Addresses Alternative Energy Markets; Develops Relays for Solar Powered and Power Saving Applications

Fujitsu Components America Inc.

Sunnyvale, CA, May 05, 2009

Fujitsu FTR-K3WG relay seriesFujitsu FTR-K3WG relay seriesFujitsu Components America, Inc. today announced it is developing new electromechanical relays to target Alternative Energy Markets. The company is initially offering two high-voltage, high-current, high-insulation power relays and one low-profile, power latching relay for energy management applications in solar powered systems and smart power meters.

The new high-voltage, high-current, high-insulation power relays can also be used in electronic vehicles and as a replacement for power conductors and power FETs. The new low-profile latching relay is also suitable for various power saving applications.

Available now for the Alternative Energy Market are the following power relays:

Relay series Applications Features Price
- DC High-power usage
- Electronic vehicles
- Solar powered system
- Replacement of power conductor, power FET’s
- 450VDC/10A
- Arc is eliminated by the permanent magnet
- 2 mm contact gap
- 4000VAC dielectric (coil-contact)
$10.00 each / 10,000 pieces
- Solar powered system
- Power supplies
- 250VAC/25A
- 1.5mm contact gap (Meets VDE0126)
- 5000VAC dielectric (coil-contact)
$3.00 each / 10,000 pieces
JSL - Smart power meters
- Printers
- Copy machines
- Power-saving usage
- Latching
- 250VAC/8A
- 12.5mm low profile
- 5000VAC dielectric (coil-contact)
$3.00 each / 10,000 pieces

Company Information

Fujitsu Components America, Inc. markets and distributes electronic and system components and sub-systems throughout North and South America. Products include relays, connectors, input and pointing devices, touch panels, thermal printers, and wireless modules. The company is headquartered at 250 E. Caribbean Drive, Sunnyvale, California, 94089. For product information, contact FCAI via telephone at 1-800-380-0059 or by email at
For more information, please see:

Press Contact - Fujitsu Components America, Inc.

Mary Jo Carlone

Phone: Phone: 414-425-6164
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Company: MJC Communications

Date: May 05, 2009
City: Sunnyvale, CA
Company: Fujitsu Components America, Inc.