AVX is Sponsoring & Attending EDS 2018

FOUNTAIN INN, S.C. (May 2, 2018) - AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer and supplier of advanced electronic components and interconnect, sensor, control, and antenna solutions, is sponsoring and attending the 2018 Electronic Distribution Show (EDS), which will take place May 15-18 at the Mirage Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.

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AVX Earns 2017 TTI Supplier Excellence Award

FOUNTAIN INN, S.C. (April 30, 2018) - AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer and supplier of advanced electronic components and interconnect, sensor, control, and antenna solutions, has earned a TTI Supplier Excellence Award in the Americas region for the fourth consecutive year. Bestowed by TTI, Inc., an authorized, specialty distributor of interconnect, passive, and electromechanical (IP&E) components, the TTI Supplier Excellence Award recognizes AVX for having successfully fulfilled several key quality performance metrics designed to elevate supplier and distributor performance and achieve maximum customer satisfaction throughout the Americas.

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AVX Releases the First Industrial Insulation Displacement Connectors With a 2.55mm Profile

FOUNTAIN INN, S.C. (April 18, 2018) - AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer and supplier of advanced electronic components and interconnect, sensor, control, and antenna solutions, has released the new 9176-800 Series low-profile insulation displacement connectors (IDCs), which reduce the Z-axis height of the next-lowest-profile insulated IDC connector, the 9176-400 Series, by 1mm, reduce the total overall volume of the Standard 00-9176 Series IDCs by more than 50%, and are the first industrial IDCs available in a 2.55mm profile.

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Bourns Expands Leading Line of ESD Protection Products with New ChipGuard® Device for Mobile Electronics

RIVERSIDE, Calif., March 13, 2018 - Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced the expansion of its leading line of ESD protection products. The company's new Model CG0201MLC ChipGuard® device delivers ultra-low capacitance (0.2 pF) in a miniature 0201 package. These features meet ongoing performance and small footprint requirements in space-constrained applications such as wearables, handheld devices, headphones, tablets and mobile phones.

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At Battery Japan 2018, Bourns to Showcase New Line of High Current Thermal Cutoff Devices, Breadth of Battery Management Power Electronic Solutions

RIVERSIDE, Calif., February 13, 2018 - Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, delivers critical components that provide essential protection for consumer batteries and automotive battery management systems. At the upcoming Battery Japan 2018 show, Bourns will introduce its latest series of high current mini-breaker thermal cutoff (TCO) products designed to provide superior overtemperature and overcurrent protection for notebook and tablet PC battery cells. In addition, Bourns will showcase its surface mount TCO device that helps battery pack suppliers greatly reduce lead times and assembly costs. These latest developments add to Bourns' already broad line-up of circuit protection technologies proven to help designers meet today's challenging battery protection requirements.

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Bourns New 24 mm Potentiometer Capable of Up to 1 Million Shaft Revolutions

RIVERSIDE, Calif., February 5, 2018 - Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today released a new 24 mm potentiometer designed for use in light industrial applications such as test and measurement, communications, clean energy and select medical and diagnostic equipment. Supporting the long cycle life and high reliability needed for these applications, the Bourns® Model PDF241 potentiometer features various flatted and slotted shaft lengths and a long-life carbon element that is capable of up to 1 million shaft revolutions.

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Bourns Introduces AEC-Q200 Qualified Power Inductor Products Offering Exceptionally Low Resistance, High Saturation Current

RIVERSIDE, Calif., October 5, 2016 - Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today introduced three new series of AEC-Q200 qualified high current shielded power inductor products. The Bourns® Models PQ2614BLA, PQ2614BHA and PQ2617BHA are designed with a flat wire winding offering exceptionally low DC and AC resistance and high saturation current of over 100 A. The flat wirewound design also provides a compact, highly efficient inductance solution. These features make the new inductor products particularly well-suited for automotive power conversion applications as well as DC/DC converters, switch-mode power supplies and filtering applications in consumer, industrial, medical and communications electronics.

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Bourns Announces High Wattage, Surface Mount TVS Diodes for ESD/EFT/Surge Protection

RIVERSIDE, Calif., September 26, 2016 - Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced a new high wattage, surface mount TVS diode series designed for ESD, EFT and surge protection. Bourns' Model 5.0SMDJ TVS diode series answers communications, industrial control and automation, and power supply market needs for increasingly higher power density circuit protection components in more compact packages. The new series supports power wattage up to 5000 watts that helps ensure DC power port and communication lines are well protected against overvoltage transients. They also offer superior line voltage clamping as compared to the performance of competing metal oxide varistor (MOV) technologies.

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Bourns Announces Higher Power Efficiency Bridge Rectifier Products for Power and Switch Mode Power Supply Applications

RIVERSIDE, Calif., August 22, 2017 - Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced a new series of bridge rectifier diode products designed for converting alternating current (AC) to direct current (DC) in power applications. Designated Bourns® Model CDTO269-BR1xL, this new series of surface mount bridge rectifier diodes features low power loss and high efficiency, low forward voltage, high surge capability and high reverse robustness. Because offering greater power efficiency has become a key requirement in many next-generation designs, these features make Bourns' new bridge rectifier diodes ideal conversion devices in many switch mode power supply (SMPS), bridge full wave rectification, lighting ballasts and battery charger applications.

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Bourns Honors Arrow Electronics as North American Broadline Distributor of the Year

RIVERSIDE, Calif., June 27, 2017 - Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced it has named global technology solutions provider Arrow Electronics as its 2016 North American Broadline Distributor of the Year and honored Arrow with a “35 Years of Service” award. Bourns recognized Arrow for its implementation of lean six sigma practices that attracted an increasing customer base for Bourns® products, which resulted in outstanding year-over-year sales growth.

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