Patent Number: 6,310,759

Title: Ceramic capacitor

Abstract: The present invention relates to a ceramic capacitor having metal plate terminals that absorb thermal stress and mechanical stress caused by flexure of the substrate. A ceramic capacitor element is provided with terminal electrodes at the two side end surfaces facing opposite each other. The metal plate terminals are each connected to one of the terminal electrodes at one end thereof, are each provided with a folded portion in a middle area and a terminal portion to be connected to the outside toward the other end from the folded portion.

Inventors: Ishigaki; Takaya (Honjo, JP), Ishikawa; Masatoshi (Akita, JP), Kamiya; Takashi (Akita, JP), Itakura; Shunji (Yotsukaido, JP), Aiba; Yuji (Akita, JP), Yamamoto; Masanori (Akita, JP)

Assignee: TDK Corporation

International Classification: H05K 3/34 (20060101); H01G 004/228 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018