At PCIM 2016, Bourns to Showcase New Line of Current Sense Resistors and its Breadth of Power Electronics Solutions

RIVERSIDE, Calif., April 26, 2016 - Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, delivers critical components that provide essential protection for a broad range of power electronics applications. At PCIM, Bourns will launch a new series of high power, ultra-low ohmic current sense resistor products designed to save energy while maximizing performance. In addition to current sense resistors, Bourns will showcase its breadth of magnetics, Multifuse® PPTC resettable fuses and thyristor surge protector products. This broad line-up provides the technologies developers need to meet today's challenging power electronics requirements while offering a valuable "one-stop-shop" resource for OEMs.

Giving developers a real-world solution, Bourns and Texas Instruments will present a joint paper entitled, "Offline Non-Isolated Converter Protection" at 15:30 on Tuesday, May 10, 2016 in the Sensors, Control and Protection conference poster session. Attendees will learn how Polymeric Positive Temperature Coefficient (PPTC) devices provide a resettable alternative to other methods such as current measurement-based techniques.

  • Where: PCIM, Nuremberg Messe, Nuremberg, Germany
  • When: May 10-12, 2016
  • Location: Bourns Booth #430, Hall 7

To learn more about how Bourns is enabling power electronics advancements with its optimized solutions, we invite you to speak with a Bourns representative. To schedule a meeting, please contact Annette Keller: +1 707-947-7232,

About Bourns

Bourns, Inc., is a leading manufacturer and supplier of position and speed sensors, circuit protection solutions, magnetic components, microelectronic modules, panel controls and resistive products. Headquartered in Riverside, California, USA, Bourns serves a broad range of markets, including automotive, industrial, consumer, communications, non-critical life support medical (low/medium risk), audio and various other market segments. Additional company and product information is available at

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Agency Contact:
Annette Keller
Keller Communication
Company Contact:
David Scofield
Bourns, Inc.
(951) 781-5054