Ultracapacitor enhances lead acid, AGM and Lithium Ion battery performance in automotive apps
Ioxus introduced the new 1200 Farad (F) cell to its portfolio of high performance ultracapacitors. The cell is a high-powered energy solution that is asserted to optimize the performance of lead acid, AGM and Lithium Ion batteries in cars, tractors and motorbikes, enabling improved start/stop technology performance and serving as a reliable feature of hybrid engine vehicles. With the widespread availability of Ioxus iCAP ultracapacitor cells, manufacturers gain unmatched durability and adaptability to support a wide array of applications. The 1200F cell plays a key role in several applications within the automotive industry, including: engine starting and cranking; transportation drive systems; and regenerative energy capture. The cell was designed with high-shock and vibration applications in mind and has a wide variety of technical features, including 2.7-V working voltage; 84 percent higher power density than comparable products, according to the company; low ESR: 25 mOhms AC and 30 mOhms DC; high power density: 25 kW/kg or 32 kW/L; and long life cycle.