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Tiny Crystal Keeps Time In Portables

Debuting as an alternative for portable, wireless and other applications, the FUE crystal measures 13.4 mm x 5.08 mm with a profile of 4.6 mm, an exact match for Epson’s part #MA505. The component has a frequency range of 3.579545 MHz to 66.6667 MHz and a frequency stability of ±50 ppm or less, depending on frequency. Operating temperature range is from –20°C to 70°C and other tolerances, stabilities and operating temperature ranges are available. Being a surface-mount device, the crystal is completely encased in plastic and is available in 1,000-piece tape-and-reel packaging. Prices start at $0.44 each/10,000 with a delivery time of 16 weeks ARO.

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