SMD Electrolytic Capacitor Packages

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Overview

The following image shows the package sizes for Panasonics electrolytic SMD capacitors. These Panasonic cap ranges (there are quite a few series) are commonly used when requiring SMD electrolytics.

A photo of a SMD electrolytic capacitor package.
A photo of a SMD electrolytic capacitor package.

The following image shows the recommend land pattern for each of the sizes mentioned above.

panasonic-electrolytic-smd-cap-land-patterns Recommended panasonic electrolytic SMD capacitor land patterns. Image from 'Panasonic SMT Aluminium Electrolytic Capacitors: Application Guidelines' (http://www.panasonic.com/industrial/components/pdf/aluminum_app_dne.pdf).

The following table shows the relationship between Panasonic cap packages and Chemi-Con cap packages.

Panasonic Code: Chemi-Con Code:
A B
B D
C E
D F
E/F H
G J
n/a K
H n/a
J L
K M