Paktron specializes in Ultra Low ESR multilayer polymer film capacitors and leads in Film-Chip and SMT designs. Paktron has been manufacturing film capacitors for over 50 years. Paktron began in 1953 as ACF Electronics in Alexandria, Virginia. It was purchased in 1960 by Illinois Tool Works and renamed Paktron. Production was moved to Lynchburg, Virginia, where it is today.
Paktron holds in excess of 75 patents for film capacitors and machine design. Paktron’s feature Capacitors include Angstor® Miniature Radial, Capstick® Lead-Framed MLP, Surfilm® Surface Mount Chip and Quencharc® R-C Network/Snubber.
New Yorker Electronics supplies Paktron Capacitors Stacked MLP Capacitors, Metalized Polypropylene Capacitors, Film/Foil Polypropylene Capacitors, Gull Wing Lead Capacitors, Through Hole and Surface Mount Lead Frame Capacitors and RC Snubber Networks.