Riverside, Calif, June 18, 2002 — Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer of electronic components and integrated solutions, today announced the launch of a new series of 33V Polymeric Positive Temperature Coefficient (PPTC) fuses. The MF-SM100/33V, SM150/33V and SM185/33V provide overcurrent protection and offer design flexibility for products meeting IEEE1394 regulations.
The new Multifuse® products offer Vmax of up to 33V for higher voltage applications in SMD product design. These applications include PCs, IEEE1394 hubs, printers, digital video cameras, digital televisions, and much more.
Pricing and Availability
Multifuse® SM33V products are packaged on tape and reel, and samples are now available. Lead time on the products is stock to four weeks. Based on quantities of 100K, pricing for the products begins at @body.20 per piece.
Bourns, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of Trimming Potentiometers, Precision Potentiometers, Modular Contacts, Switches, Resistor/Capacitor Networks, and Analog Input Devices, including Panel Controls, Encoders and Point Stick Navigators. Bourns also sells Chip Resistors, Chip Arrays and Inductive Components. Meeting the circuit protection requirements of next-generation products, Bourns' broad circuit protection offering includes an extensive line of PPTC Resettable Fuses, Thyristor-Based Overvoltage Protectors, and Line-feed Surge Networks. Bourns Communication Protection Product line includes Gas Discharge Tubes (GDT), Telephone Station Protectors, 5-Pin Protectors, Industrial Signal, Irrigation and Petroleum Protectors, CATV Coax Protectors, Signal Data Protectors, and the Indoor and Outdoor POTsplitters and Network Interface Devices (NID) product lines. Headquartered in Riverside, CA, Bourns serves a broad range of markets, including telecommunications, computer, industrial, instrumentation, automotive, consumer, medical, audio and various other market segments. Bourns' products are manufactured according to ISO-9000 and QS-9000 standards under Six Sigma quality programs. For more information, contact Bourns corporate headquarters at 1200 Columbia Avenue, Riverside, Calif. 92507. Phone (909) 781-5500; Fax (909) 781-5006; URL: www.bourns.com.