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The information is subject to change without notice. For actual design-in refer to the latest publications of data sheets, etc., for the most up-to-date specifications of the device.
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While NEC TOKIN Corporation has been making continuous effort to enhance the reliability of its electronic components, the possibility of defects cannot be eliminated entirely. To minimize risks of damage or injury to persons or property arising from a defect in an NEC TOKIN electronic component, customer must incorporate sufficient safety measures in its design, such as redundancy, fire-containment, and anti-failure features.
NEC TOKIN devices are classified into the following three quality grades:
"Standard", "Special", and "Specific". The Specific quality grade applies only to devices developed based on a customer designated "Quality assurance program" for a specific application. The recommended applications of a device depend on its quality grade, as indicated below. Customers must check the quality grade fo each device before using it in a particular application.
Computers, office equipment, communications equipment, test and measurement equipment, audio and visual equipment, home electronic appliances, machine tools, personal electronic equipment and industrial robots
Transportation equipment (automobiles, trains, ships, etc.), traffic control system, anti-disaster systems, anti-crime systems, safety equipment and medical equipment (not specifically designed for life support)
Aircrafts, aerospace equipment, submersible repeaters, nuclear reactor control systems, life support systems or medical equipment for life support, etc.
The quality grade of NEC TOKIN devices is "Standard" unless otherwise specified in NEC TOKIN's Data Sheets or Data Books. If customers intend to use NEC TOKIN devices for applications other than those specified for Standard quality grade, they should contact an NEC TOKIN sales representative in advance.