Bourns Releases New Sulfur-Resistant, AEC-Q200 Compliant Thick Film Chip Resistors

RIVERSIDE, Calif., November 20, 2017 - Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today released two new series of thick film chip resistors that offer enhanced power ratings up to 2 W at 70 °C. The Bourns® Models CRMxxxxA and CRSxxxxA are sulfur-resistant and AEC-Q200 compliant making them well-suited for automotive driver assistant, information, entertainment and lighting applications, as well as commercial, automation, industrial, power supply and stepper-motor drive designs.

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Vishay Intertechnology WSBS Power Metal Strip® Battery Shunt Resistors Improve Accuracy, Lower Costs, and Provide Support Against Vibration

MALVERN, Pa. — Oct. 23, 2017 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced the new WSBS8518...M3 and WSBS8518...M4 36 W Power Metal Strip® battery shunt resistors featuring M3 and M4 tapped holes, respectively. With extremely low resistance values down to 50 µΩ in the 8518 case size, the Vishay Dale devices increase accuracy and lower costs compared with Hall Effect current sensing solutions, while their tapped holes aid in PCB mounting, provide extra support against vibration, and offer a location to attach voltage sense pins.

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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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Vishay Intertechnology Launches Industry-First High Frequency IHLP® Inductor Series, Boosting DC/DC Efficiency

MALVERN, Pa. — Sept. 14, 2017 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced the first extended-frequency inductor in the low profile, high current IHLP® family. The new IHLP‑1616BZ-0H series features high frequency performance up to 10 MHz with the lowest losses of any inductor on the market for frequencies of 1 MHz and above. By using the IHLP-1616BZ-0H, designers can improve efficiency and potentially reduce the size of DC/DC converter circuitry.

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Vishay Intertechnology Extends OSOP Series of SMD Dual In-Line Thin Film Resistor Networks With New 16-Pin and 24-Pin Versions

MALVERN, Pa. — Aug. 2, 2017 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that the company has extended its OSOP series of surface-mount dual in-line thin film resistor networks in the 25 mil pitch QSOP package with new 16-pin and 24-pin versions in accordance with JEDEC MO-137, variation AB and AE. Available in isolated, last pin common, and custom schematics, the Vishay Dale Thin Film networks feature tight ratio tolerances to ± 0.025 % and low TCR tracking of ± 5 ppm/°C to deliver higher precision than competing devices.

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Vishay Intertechnology WSBS8518…40 Power Metal Strip® Battery Shunt Resistor Improves Accuracy, Provides Consistent Contact Location

MALVERN, Pa. — July 24, 2017 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced a new 36 W Power Metal Strip® battery shunt resistor featuring three sense pins in the 8518 case size. With extremely low resistance values down to 50 µΩ, the Vishay Dale WSBS8518...40 increases accuracy and lowers costs compared with Hall Effect current sensing solutions, while its sense pins assist in PCB mounting, provide consistent contact point location, and offer a connection to ground via the third sense pin.

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Vishay Intertechnology IR Receivers in TVCastSMD Package Offer High Remote Control Performance for Flat-Panel TVs and Monitors

MALVERN, Pa. — June 12, 2017 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today broadened its optoelectronics portfolio with the introduction of two new series of miniature infrared (IR) receiver modules for IR remote control applications in flat-panel TVs and monitors. For front mounting in the tight 3 mm frames of these products, Vishay Semiconductors' TSOP39xxxTR1 and TSOP59xxxTR1 series devices are the industry's first to be offered in the TVCastSMD side-view, winged, surface-mount package with an ultra low height of 2.6 mm.

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Vishay Intertechnology Native Top-View IR Receivers in Through-Hole Package Save Space in Consumer Products

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today broadened its optoelectronics portfolio with the introduction of two new series of miniature infrared (IR) receiver modules for IR remote control applications. To save space in consumer products, the Vishay Semiconductors TSOP39xxx and TSOP59xxx series devices are the industry's first native top-view IR receivers in a through-hole package.

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Vishay Intertechnology VY1 Compact Series Ceramic Disc Capacitors Now Qualified to Biased 85/85 Accelerated Life Test for Increased Reliability

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that its VY1 Compact series of AC-line-rated ceramic disc safety capacitors is now qualified to the "biased 85/85" accelerated life test. Providing extraordinary reliability for Class X1 (760 VAC) and Y1 (500 VAC) applications, the Vishay BCcomponents devices are the industry's first to offer high pulse strength up to 10 kV while withstanding a temperature of 85 °C and relative humidity of 85 % at rated voltage for 1,000 hours.

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