Bourns Adds GDT Technology Training Module to Its In-Depth Online Training Library
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Press release date: September 24, 2013
New Training Module Helps Engineers Solve Technical Design Issues and Select Ideal Application Solutions
RIVERSIDE, Calif. – Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced that it has added a new training module on Gas Discharge Tube (GDT) technology to its in-depth online training library. Developed to help engineers solve technical design issues and to select ideal application solutions, the new product training module provides a general overview of GDT technology and relevant industry standards. It also presents the broad portfolio of Bourns® GDT products that make ideal solutions for robust circuit protection in telecom, consumer, industrial, military/aerospace, alternative energy, transportation, medical and automotive applications.
Created as a helpful guide for the overvoltage circuit protection needs of today’s sensitive electronic equipment, Bourns’ new GDT training module examines in detail which devices specifically address the application, performance and cost requirements of a broad range industries and applications. Bourns offers six major GDT device families and 34 individual product series including a new line of Spactube™ Switching
Spark Gap devices, acquired from Jensen Devices, AB. The new devices are designed specifically for voltage controlled switching of capacitive discharge circuits where a high energy, low loss and fast rate of switching performance are required.
Bourns’ in-depth online GDT product training module can be viewed at http://www.bourns.com/TrainingDetail.aspx?name=gdt.
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-9000 and ISO-14001 standards under Six Sigma quality programs. Bourns® automotive products are manufactured in accordance with the TS16949 standard. Additional company and product information is available at the company’s website at www.bourns.com.
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