Manufacturers of aluminum electrolytic capacitors are many, and the range is vast. This A-Z series of posts looks at the range on offer from each individual manufacturer.

Anthony Kenny

ELNA CAPACITORS

Elna is a major Japanese manufacturer of aluminum electrolytic capacitors, aluminum polymer capacitors, aluminum hybrid capacitors and electric double layer capacitors.

Their range of devices are used in consumer and professional electronics, high end audio systems, automotive electronics and industrial converters and power supplies.

ELNA SNAP-IN AND SCREW TERMINAL ALUMINUM ELECTROLYTIC CAPACITORS

Snap-in and screw terminal devices for general commercial, long life, high ripple current applications.

The LAO series snap-in device is designed for audio applications.

SNAP-IN

NameCapacitance RangeVoltage RangeOperating Temperature RangeDescription
Elna LA5 Series Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors68µF - 150,000µF10Vdc - 450Vdc-25°C - +85°C,-40°C - +85°CStandard snap-in aluminum electrolytic capacitor for general commercial grade applications
Elna LAH Series Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors56µF - 82,000µF16Vdc - 450Vdc-25°C - +105°C,-40°c - +105°CStandard 105°C, snap-in aluminum electrolytic capacitor for general commercial grade applications
Elna LAT Series Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors39µF - 3,900µF160Vdc - 500Vdc-25°C - +105°CStandard 105°C, snap-in aluminum electrolytic capacitor for general commercial grade applications
Elna LAZ Series Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors39µF - 82,000µF16Vdc - 500Vdc-25°C - +105°CHigh ripple current, long life, snap-in aluminum electrolytic capacitors for general commercial grade applications
Elna LAX Series Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors39µF - 3,300µF160Vdc - 500Vdc-25°C - +105°CLong life, snap-in aluminum electrolytic capacitor for general commercial grade applications
Elna LJ6/LJ2 Series Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors390µF - 3,900µF200Vdc - 500Vdc-25°C - +105°CLong life, snap-in aluminum electrolytic capacitor for general commercial grade applications
Elna LAO Series Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors680µF - 10,000µF16Vdc - 100Vdc-40°C - +85°CSnap-in aluminum electrolytic capacitor for audio applications

SCREW TERMINAL

NameCapacitance RangeVoltage RangeOperating Temperature RangeDescription
Elna LY5 Series Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors470µF - 820,000µF10Vdc - 630Vdc-25°C - +85°C,-40°C - +85°CStandard 85°C, screw terminal aluminum electrolytic capacitor for general commercial grade applications
Elna LY6 Series Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors1,000µF - 22,000µF400Vdc - 600Vdc-25°C - +85°CHigh ripple current, screw terminal aluminum electrolytic capacitor for general commercial & industrial grade applications
Elna LM/LPM Series Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors45µF - 440µF250Vdc - 400Vdc-25°C - +85°CHigh ripple current, snap-in, screw or lug terminal aluminum electrolytic capacitor for inverter applications
Elna LYL Series Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors1,000µF - 15,000µF350Vdc - 450Vdc-40°C - +85°CStandard 85°C, screw terminal aluminum electrolytic capacitor for general commercial grade applications
Elna LYX Series Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors1,000µF - 15,000µF350Vdc - 450Vdc-25°C - +105°CLong life, screw terminal aluminum electrolytic capacitor for general commercial grade applications

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