Bourns Announces AEC-Q200-Compliant Low-Inductance, High Power Resistors

January 16, 2018
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Bourns® Model PWR247T-100 Series High Power Thick Film Resistors

RIVERSIDE, Calif., January 16, 2018 – Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced a new AEC-Q200-compliant, high power thick film resistor series. The Bourns® Model PWR247T-100 Series is offered in a compact TO-247 package. Engineered with a thick film resistive element on a white alumina ceramic substrate, the latest high power resistors from Bourns deliver low inductance advantages. This element enables heat sink contact that is electrically isolated from the resistive element making the device able to absorb power up to 100 watts when properly mounted to a heat sink.

The radial-leaded Model PWR247T-100 features a through-hole mount, and provides a wide resistance value range from 50 milliohms to 1 megohm. The series also has a high power rating and is compatible with typical lead-free solder reflow temperatures. The new resistors are available in one percent and five percent tolerance options. These features and benefits make Bourns’ new high power thick film resistors ideal for handling current limiting, current measurement and capacitor discharge functions required in a variety of industrial and telecom applications such as test and measurement equipment, motor drivers, rectifiers and power supplies.

As a pricing reference, Model PWR247T-100-J 5 percent is priced at $4.91 in quantities of 500 pieces and the Model PWR247T-100-F 1 percent is priced at $5.17 in quantities of 500 pieces. The PWR247T-100 series is available now, and is RoHS* compliant and halogen free**. For additional information, please visit:
www.bourns.com/products/fixed-resistors/high-power-resistors.

About Bourns
Bourns, Inc. is a leading manufacturer and supplier of automotive sensors, circuit protection solutions, magnetic products, microelectronic modules, trimming and precision potentiometers, panel controls and encoders and resistive products. Headquartered in Riverside, CA, Bourns serves a broad range of markets, including telecommunications, computer, industrial, instrumentation, automotive, consumer, non-critical life support medical, audio and various other market segments. Bourns® products are manufactured according to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 standards under Six Sigma quality programs. Bourns® automotive products are manufactured in accordance with the ISO/TS 16949 standard. Additional company and product information is available at the company’s website at www.bourns.com.

*RoHS Directive 2002/95/EC Jan. 27, 2003 including annex and RoHS Recast 2011/65/EU June 8, 2011.

**Bourns follows the prevailing definition of “halogen free” in the industry. Bourns considers a product to be “halogen free” if (a) the Bromine (Br) content is 900 ppm or less; (b) the Chlorine (Cl) content is 900 ppm or less; and (c) the total Bromine (Br) and Chlorine (Cl) content is 1500 ppm or less.

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Bourns Announces Two New Guitar Potentiometer Design Kits

January 11, 2018
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Bourns® Model H-1202-1 and H-1202-2 Guitar Potentiometer Design Kits

RIVERSIDE, Calif., January 11, 2018 – Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced the release of two new guitar potentiometer design kits Bourns developed to help simplify new and upgraded guitar designs. Each Bourns® Model H-1202-1 and Model H-1202-2 design kit includes a collection of guitar potentiometer (pot) part numbers allowing guitar designers to select the right potentiometer products from a variety of mini guitar pots, blend-balance pots, mini guitar pots with push-pull switches and mini guitar pots with push-latching switches. Both guitar pot design kits can be used in both electric guitars and bass guitars, or any other electric instrument where space is a constraint.

Bourns will showcase its latest guitar pot design kits, and the advanced capabilities of its complete line of professional audio and lighting products at the upcoming 2018 NAMM Show, January 25-28 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Bourns booth # 12506.

As a pricing reference, Model H-1202-1 kit is priced at $13.20 and Model H-1202-2 kit is priced at $31.23. Both kits are available now through Bourns’ authorized distributors. For additional information, please visit: www.bourns.com/resources/design-tools/design-kits/pro-audio.

About Bourns
Bourns, Inc. is a leading manufacturer and supplier of automotive sensors, circuit protection solutions, magnetic products, microelectronic modules, trimming and precision potentiometers, panel controls and encoders and resistive products. Headquartered in Riverside, CA, Bourns serves a broad range of markets, including telecommunications, computer, industrial, instrumentation, automotive, consumer, non-critical life support medical, audio and various other market segments. Bourns® products are manufactured according to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 standards under Six Sigma quality programs. Bourns® automotive products are manufactured in accordance with the ISO/TS 16949 standard. Additional company and product information is available at the company’s website at www.bourns.com.

Bourns New Model PSL Motorized Slide Potentiometers Contribute to Lower Profile Audio, Broadcast, and Lighting Console Designs

January 5, 2018
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Bourns® Models PSL01 and PSL60

RIVERSIDE, Calif., January 5, 2018 – Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced the company’s new low profile motorized slide potentiometer line specifically designed to meet small space constraints, longer product life and repeated automated console adjustment requirements. Offered in 100 mm and 60 mm versions, the innovatively designed Bourns® Model PSL measures just 25 mm high, enabling audio, broadcast and lighting console engineers to reduce the surface height resulting in a slim and sleek console design.

Bourns will showcase its latest slide potentiometers and the advanced capabilities of its complete line of professional audio and lighting products at the upcoming 2018 NAMM Show, January 25-28 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Bourns booth # 12506.

With the Model PSL, Bourns is answering the current trend for lower profile solutions that also meet increased power efficiency demands while maintaining high performance characteristics. Bourns designed its latest motorized slide potentiometer with a power-saving 5 VDC Mabuchi motor so it can be used with more energy-efficient circuits. The new product line also utilizes a highly durable contacting carbon resistive ink element that delivers extended wear characteristics of up to 500,000 cycles. The element design also produces very low noise output for an optimal signal-to-noise ratio that allows improved audio quality.

Available in a variety of resistance values and standard taper options, the Bourns® Model PSL motorized slide potentiometers feature a touch sense lever, a servo track option for console automation and an easy-to-use snap-in connector.

As a pricing reference, the 100 mm version of the Model PSL is $24 in quantities of 1,000 pieces, and the 60 mm version is $23 in quantities of 1,000 pieces. Both versions are RoHS compliant* and available now through Bourns qualified distributors. For additional product information, please see the data sheet and material declaration at www.bourns.com.

About Bourns
Bourns, Inc. is a leading manufacturer and supplier of automotive sensors, circuit protection solutions, magnetic products, microelectronic modules, trimming and precision potentiometers, panel controls and encoders and resistive products. Headquartered in Riverside, CA, Bourns serves a broad range of markets, including telecommunications, computer, industrial, instrumentation, automotive, consumer, non-critical life support medical, audio and various other market segments. Bourns® products are manufactured according to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 standards under Six Sigma quality programs. Bourns® automotive products are manufactured in accordance with the ISO/TS 16949 standard. Additional company and product information is available at the company’s website at www.bourns.com.

*RoHS Directive 2002/95/EC Jan. 27, 2003 including annex and RoHS Recast 2011/65/EU June 8, 2011.

**Bourns follows the prevailing definition of “halogen free” in the industry. Bourns considers a product to be “halogen free” if (a) the Bromine (Br) content is 900 ppm or less; (b) the Chlorine (Cl) content is 900 ppm or less; and (c) the total Bromine (Br) and Chlorine (Cl) content is 1500 ppm or less.

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

November 20, 2017
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Bourns® Model CRMxxxxA and CRSxxxxA 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.

Designed to operate in harsh environments where there are elevated levels of sulfur contamination, Bourns’ latest resistor series have been tested in accordance with ASTM B809-9 methods. Made using a thick film element printed onto a ceramic substrate, the resistors offer additional product lifespan benefits compared to standard film resistors when exposed to a sulfurous gas environment.

Offering broad suitability for a diverse range of applications, the new chip resistors are available in six different footprints from small 0603 (1608 Metric) up to 2512 (6431 Metric). The Model CRMxxxxA provides a wide resistance range up to 1 megohms and low resistance values from 0.05 ohms. This models’ high power rating makes it an ideal solution for current sensing. In addition, the Model CRSxxxxA delivers superior pulse load capabilities for enhanced protection of today’s smaller, more sensitive electronic designs.

Available now, the Bourns® Model CRMxxxA and CRSxxxxA series are RoHS compliant* and halogen free**. As a pricing reference, Model CRM0603AF (1-10 million ohms) is priced at $0.003/pc in 5,000-piece quantities. Model CRM2512AF (1-10 million ohms) is priced at $0.073/pc in 5,000-piece quantities. Model CRS0603A-F is priced at $0.016/pc in 5,000-piece quantities. Model CRS2512A-F is priced at $0.147/pc in 4,000-piece quantities. For more detailed product information, please see: www.bourns.com/products/fixed-resistors/sulfur-resistant

About Bourns
Bourns, Inc. is a leading manufacturer and supplier of automotive sensors, circuit protection solutions, magnetic products, microelectronic modules, trimming and precision potentiometers, panel controls and encoders and resistive products. Headquartered in Riverside, CA, Bourns serves a broad range of markets, including telecommunications, computer, industrial, instrumentation, automotive, consumer, non-critical life support medical, audio and various other market segments. Bourns® products are manufactured according to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 standards under Six Sigma quality programs. Bourns® automotive products are manufactured in accordance with the ISO/TS 16949 standard. Additional company and product information is available at the company’s website at http://www.bourns.com.

*RoHS Directive 2002/95/EC Jan. 27, 2003 including annex and RoHS Recast 2011/65/EU June 8, 2011.

**Bourns follows the prevailing definition of “halogen free” in the industry. Bourns considers a product to be “halogen free” if (a) the Bromine (Br) content is 900 ppm or less; (b) the Chlorine (Cl) content is 900 ppm or less; and (c) the total Bromine (Br) and Chlorine (Cl) content is 1500 ppm or less.

Bourns Releases New High-Speed CANbus Protectors for Automotive and Industrial Applications

November 6, 2017
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Bourns® Model CDSOT23-T24CAN-Q

RIVERSIDE, Calif., October 31, 2017 – Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today released the company’s new high-speed AEC-Q101-qualified Controller Area Network (CAN) protector. Bourns designed its latest surge protection device to protect against damage from transient voltage events such as electrostatic discharge (ESD), interruption of inductive loads or lightning strikes. Ensuring reliable high-speed communications transmission in harsh environments helps systems developers improve reliability in a broad range of automotive and industrial applications that include control networks, Smart Distribution Systems (SDS), DeviceNet™ and factory and process automation systems.

The Bourns® Model CDSOT23-T24CAN-Q (Transient Voltage Suppression) Diode Array features a dual bidirectional TVS for protecting both lines of a single CAN interface. It offers a minimum breakdown voltage of 26.2 V making it an optimal choice for transceivers with internal circuitry to protect against 24 V power supply miswiring. Meeting important international standards, Bourns’ new high-speed CANbus protectors provide ±30 kV contact discharge ESD protection per IEC 61000-4-2 and 500 V surge protection per IEC 61000-4-5 (Level 1). It comes in a SOT-23 package, and its compact size eases layout in space-constrained PCB designs while ensuring compliance with stringent EMI requirements.

Pricing and Availability
The Bourns® Model CDSOT23-T24CAN-Q TVS Diode is available now and is RoHS compliant*. As a pricing reference, the Model CDSOT23-T24CAN-Q is priced at $0.11 each for 12,000 pieces. For more information, please go to: www.bourns.com/products/diodes/diode-arrays.

About Bourns
Bourns, Inc. is a leading manufacturer and supplier of automotive sensors, circuit protection solutions, magnetic products, microelectronic modules, trimming and precision potentiometers, panel controls and encoders and resistive products. Headquartered in Riverside, CA, Bourns serves a broad range of markets, including telecommunications, computer, industrial, instrumentation, automotive, consumer, non-critical life support medical, audio and various other market segments. Bourns® products are manufactured according to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 standards under Six Sigma quality programs. Bourns® automotive products are manufactured in accordance with the ISO/TS 16949 standard. Additional company and product information is available at the company’s website at http://www.bourns.com.

*RoHS Directive 2002/95/EC Jan. 27, 2003 including annex and RoHS Recast 2011/65/EU June 8, 2011.

**Bourns follows the prevailing definition of “halogen free” in the industry. Bourns considers a product to be “halogen free” if (a) the Bromine (Br) content is 900 ppm or less; (b) the Chlorine (Cl) content is 900 ppm or less; and (c) the total Bromine (Br) and Chlorine (Cl) content is 1500 ppm or less.

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Bourns Expands Innovative Line of Volume, Space-saving FLAT® GDT Devices

October 24, 2017
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Bourns® Model 2018 Series FLAT® GDT
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RIVERSIDE, Calif., October 17, 2017 – Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today expanded its standard-setting line of volume and space saving FLAT® gas discharge tube (GDT) surge arrestors. The Model 2018 Series FLAT® GDT is a 3-electrode device that delivers a low profile solution for high density and height-restricted PCB-based applications. The new series is lighter weight with a 50 % height reduction compared to standard 8 mm Bourns® GDTs. Bourns designed this latest series as a surface mount device with a large top flat surface, making it ideal for vacuum head pickup in today’s high-speed pick and place manufacturing.

The Bourns® FLAT® GDT Model 2018 is an ITU K.12 Class III device rated at 20 kA¹ on an 8/20 µs waveform. The series is offered with DC breakdown voltages ranging from 90 to 500 V and features an innovative flat design that reduces the height of the Bourns® GDT from a typical 8 mm to a low profile of 3.5 mm.

“Besides saving valuable PCB space, these new 3-electrode FLAT® GDT devices help to reduce component count in space-constrained designs. The series provides the ability to protect both Line to Ground and Line to Line with a single Model 2018 FLAT® GDT, which previously required two GDTs,” said Kurt Wattelet, product line manager at Bourns, Inc. “As a 3-electrode GDT, transverse voltage limiting performance is enhanced with the ability to share a common center electrode designed to allow both sides of the GDT to turn on quickly resulting in balanced operation.”

Pricing and Availability
The new Bourns® FLAT® GDT Model 2018 Series is available now and is RoHS compliant*.  As a pricing reference, the Model 2018 Series is priced at $0.98 each in 100 piece quantities. For additional product specifications, please go to: www.bourns.com/products/circuit-protection/gas-discharge-tube-(gdt)-surge-arrestors/3-electrode-gdts/flat-series-3-electrode

¹ Total current rating through center electrode, half value each line to center electrode.

About Bourns
Bourns, Inc. is a leading manufacturer and supplier of automotive sensors, circuit protection solutions, magnetic products, microelectronic modules, trimming and precision potentiometers, panel controls and encoders and resistive products. Headquartered in Riverside, CA, Bourns serves a broad range of markets, including telecommunications, computer, industrial, instrumentation, automotive, consumer, non-critical life support medical, audio and various other market segments. Bourns® products are manufactured according to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 standards under Six Sigma quality programs. Bourns® automotive products are manufactured in accordance with the ISO/TS 16949 standard. Additional company and product information is available at the company’s website at http://www.bourns.com.

*RoHS Directive 2002/95/EC Jan. 27, 2003 including annex and RoHS Recast 2011/65/EU June 8, 2011.

**Bourns follows the prevailing definition of “halogen free” in the industry. Bourns considers a product to be “halogen free” if (a) the Bromine (Br) content is 900 ppm or less; (b) the Chlorine (Cl) content is 900 ppm or less; and (c) the total Bromine (Br) and Chlorine (Cl) content is 1500 ppm or less.

Bourns Announces Release of Additional Murata Trimmer Products

January 24, 2017
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Bourns® Model PVG3 Series SMD Sealed Type Single-Turn Trimmers (Click for Hi-res JPG)

RIVERSIDE, Calif., January 24, 2017 – Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced the availability of the Model PVG3A and PVG3G series of Murata® trimmer products. The added trimmer products are available in both J-Hook and Gull-Wing pin styles. Sized at 3 mm and RoHS compliant*, the trimmer series features extended operating temperature operation (-55 °C to 125 °C), has a power rating of 0.25 watts at 70 °C and the rotational life is specified at 50 cycles. Ideal for harsh environments, the Models PVG3A and PVG3G are sealed and are designed to have high heat resistance performance for high temperature peak reflow soldering which helps protect the product during manufacturing processing. These features make the trimmer products well suited for small sensors, printers/copiers, optical transceiver modules and compact power supplies.

Bourns kept the original Murata part numbers to ease the conversion to Bourns-manufactured replacement products, and continues to manufacture and honor its standard warranty terms on replacement products based on Murata specifications.

Bourns invented the world’s first trimming potentiometer, trademarked Trimpot®, which is still the industry standard used to perform accurate circuit adjustments in a wide range of electronic equipment. Bourns continually makes physical configuration and ease-of-manufacturing advancements giving customers additional design flexibility in selecting the optimal trimmer for a particular application.

Pricing and Availability

The PVG3A and PVG3G series models are available now from Bourns. As a pricing reference, the PVGA501C01R00, 3 mm, single-turn, J hook, cermet Trimmer is priced at $0.92 for 1000 pieces. Additional Murata® trimmer products, Models PV12, PVF2, PV32, PV36, PV37 and PVG5 are also available from Bourns.

To access the data sheets for the Bourns-manufactured replacement parts, please go to: www.bourns.com/products/trimpot-trimming-potentiometers

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, audio and various other market segments. Additional company and product information is available at www.bourns.com.

Bourns® and the Bourns logo are registered trademarks of Bourns, Inc. and may be used only with the permission of Bourns and proper acknowledgement. Other listed names and brands are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.

*RoHS Directive 2002/95/EC Jan. 27, 2003 including annex and RoHS Recast 2011/65/EU June 8, 2011.

Bourns Partners with Mouser Electronics for Special Promotion at 2017 NAMM Show

January 16, 2017
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RIVERSIDE, Calif., January 16, 2017 – Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced that it has exclusively partnered with Mouser Electronics to promote their industry-leading Pro Audio and Pro Lighting products including the latest PTL01 and PSP01 slide potentiometers at the 2017 NAMM Show.

Bourns will be giving away a Zemaitis C24MF Custom Metal Top Guitar with a Floyd Rose FRX surface-mount tremolo system, Bourns Sean Silas Signature Series Guitar Potentiometers, locking tuners, and other custom upgrades. Stop by the Bourns booth in Hall A, #6861 to see and enter for a chance to win this amazing custom guitar. No purchase is required and all entries are subject to contest rules.

The Bourns® Model PTL01 100 mm slide potentiometer with LED is an optimal solution for level controls in audio mixing, light mixing, and broadcast consoles, or for sound processors. Bourns designed its Model PSP01 motorized master slide potentiometer with an extended cycle life of up to 1 million cycles making it exceptionally well suited for automated Pro Audio mixing consoles, broadcast consoles and Pro Lighting consoles/controllers.

With a commitment to excellence and delivering advanced technology, Bourns supports the professional audio industry with quality, high reliability and value-added products. The company’s established customer base that includes some of the industry’s leading manufacturers and suppliers of audio and lighting equipment.

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, audio and various other market segments. Additional company and product information is available at www.bourns.com.

Bourns® and the Bourns logo are registered trademarks of Bourns, Inc. and may be used only with the permission of Bourns and proper acknowledgement. Other listed names and brands are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.

Bourns Introduces New Components for Next-generation Pro Audio and Pro Lighting Equipment at 2017 NAMM Show

January 16, 2017
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Hi-res JPG of Bourns® PSP01 and PTL01 Slide Potentiometers

RIVERSIDE, Calif., January 16, 2017 – Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced it has expanded its professional audio and professional lighting portfolios with the release of two new slide potentiometers. Both products are the result of Bourns’ close customer relationships with leading audio and lighting equipment manufacturers that have requested new features and capabilities for their next-generation designs.

The Bourns® Model PTL01 100 mm slide potentiometer with LED is an optimal solution for level controls in audio mixing, light mixing, and broadcast consoles, or for sound processors. The 100 mm slide length enables a more precise setting compared to shorter length potentiometers. Its sleek, thin design allows for multiple slide potentiometers to be mounted side-by-side in a relatively small space. Available in a wide range of LED colors, Model PTL01 offers a variety of standard resistance values and tapers to match a broad scope of equipment requirements.

Bourns designed its Model PSP01 motorized master slide potentiometer with an extended cycle life of up to 1 million cycles. This 100 mm slide potentiometer features a high-quality motor with direct drive belt design that offers superior quality, reliability and improved smooth operation compared to side mount motor drives. Furthermore, Model PSP01 integrates a touch sense lever making it exceptionally well suited for automated Pro Audio mixing consoles, broadcast consoles and Pro Lighting consoles/controllers.

“At Bourns, we continue to innovate and manufacture products that satisfy the advanced requirements of next-generation Pro Audio and Pro Lighting equipment. We designed our two new components to give designers high-demand performance, long product life and smaller-size features helping them differentiate their products to better compete in these rapidly growing markets,” said Chuck Manzano, Application Engineer at Bourns, Inc.

Pricing and Availability

As a pricing reference, Model PTL01 is priced at $2.49 in quantities of 1,000, and Model PSP01 is priced at $23.00 in quantities of 1,000 through Bourns’ authorized distributors. Samples and production quantities are now available. For more information, please see the data sheets available at www.bourns.com.

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, audio and various other market segments. Additional company and product information is available at www.bourns.com.

Bourns® and the Bourns logo are registered trademarks of Bourns, Inc. and may be used only with the permission of Bourns and proper acknowledgement. Other listed names and brands are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.

At EDS, Bourns Honors TTI and Mouser with Broadline and eCommerce North America Distributor of the Year Awards

June 2, 2016

RIVERSIDE, Calif., June 2, 2016 – Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced that it has named TTI, Inc. as the company’s 2015 North American Broadline Distributor of the Year. For the second year in a row, TTI was selected by Bourns as its top-performing broadline distribution channel partner in North America based on its superior sales growth, expanded customer engagements and creative marketing programs. In addition, Bourns named Mouser as its 2015 North American e-Commerce Distributor of the Year, having also earned the award in 2014. Mouser continued to stock new products and drive innovative marketing programs, resulting in strong sales and customer count growth.

Since 2004, Bourns has been honoring its leading distribution partners. The 2015 Broadline and e-Commerce Distributor of the Year awards were presented by Bourns at the Electronics Distribution Show and Conference (EDS) in Las Vegas, Nevada on May 11th. Bourns also recognized its successful 45-year distribution partner relationship with Newark element14 on May 12th.

“The value our distributors bring in expanding Bourns’ reach with electronic engineering customers is vital to the continued growth of our components business. That’s why we choose to recognize our top performing distributors each year. It’s also why our 45th anniversary with Newark element14 is such an important milestone,” said Lee Bourns, Distribution Sales Manager at Bourns. “The results of TTI’s commitment to customer service and market leadership were demonstrated in the strong revenue growth achieved in 2015 in spite of challenging market conditions. Likewise, Mouser’s sustained online sales performance shows why they are a true leader in the e-commerce distribution space. We anticipate the continued strengthening of our distributor channel relationships will give Bourns a solid foundation for success going forward.”

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, audio and various other market segments. Additional company and product information is available at www.bourns.com

Bourns® and the Bourns logo are registered trademarks of Bourns, Inc. and may be used only with the permission of Bourns and proper acknowledgement. Other listed names and brands are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.