Product Discontinuation Notice - Disc Ceramic

Date: October 12, 2006

Attention: Valued Customers

Subject: Product Obsolescence Notice

This letter is to confirm to your company that Cornell Dubilier Electronics, Inc. is discontinuing some of the Disc Ceramic product line. In accordance with Cornell Dubilier's product discontinuation policy, we are hereby giving notice of these product changes in order for your company to adjust its product purchasing records, or to make any final purchases of the discontinued products that are still in supply.

This notice only applies to all Cornell Dubilier's customers and distributors.

We have determined that at this time we are unable to be competitive with other sources of this type product, and therefore have decided to discontinue sales of the Disc Ceramic device. We will continue to provide the 24 values of these Disc Ceramics.

At this time we are unable to offer any replacements for the discontinued/obsolete Disc Ceramic Capacitors.

Due to the decision made to discontinue this product, Cornell-Dubilier will accept product for return for a period not to exceed three (3) months after this written notice, subject to the conditions stated under inventory adjustments. Any product not returned within the above stated period will not be accepted for return by Cornell Dubilier.

Last Time Buy Conditions

We request that you carefully review this information and notify your purchasing offices and buyers to place your company's final purchases for available discontinued products as soon as possible according to the following last time buy terms and conditions.

Commencing with the date in this letter, your company has until two (2) weeks during which time you may place orders for this product. Final orders will be shipped within standard lead-time. We would like to caution you not to wait until the last moment for placing your final order(s) as product may be limited in availability. Orders for these products will be non-cancelable and non-returnable.

The last date to order any of the Disc Ceramic products is October 31, 2006 with final delivery on or before March 2007.

Last Time Buy Date: October 31, 2006
Last Ship Date: March 2007

Thank you for your attention to this matter. No response to this notification is required. Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Terri Medeiros
SMT Product Manager
Phone: (508) 996-8561, ext. 196

Since its founding in 1909, Cornell Dubilier has been dedicated to advancing capacitor technology for new applications. The company combines innovative products with engineering expertise to provide reliable solutions for inverters, wind and solar power, electric vehicles, power supplies, motor drives, HVAC, motors, welding, aerospace, telecom and UPS systems.

A global company, Cornell Dubilier has ISO-9001 certified manufacturing and distribution facilities in Liberty, SC; New Bedford, MA; Mexicali, Mexico; and Shenzhen, China.