Press Release Summary:
- Offers two 250V PPTCs in single housing reduces PCB area by 50%
- Designed to help make telecom and network equipment more reliable
- Protects against power cross and induced power surges as defined in ITU, Telcordia GR1089 and IEC 62368-1
Original Press Release:
Littelfuse Dual Channel PPTC with 50% Smaller Footprint Protects Telecom Equipment from Overcurrents
Conserves PCB space by featuring two Telecom PPTCs in a smaller surface-mount footprint
Chicago, October 14, 2019 — Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ: LFUS) a global manufacturer of leading technologies in circuit protection, power control and sensing, today announced a new series of 250V Telecom PPTCs designed to help make telecom and network equipment more reliable. The TSM250-130 series protects against power cross and induced power surges as defined in ITU, Telcordia GR1089 and IEC 62368-1. Because it combines two resistance-matched PPTCs in a single surface-mount housing, it reduces the board space required by 50%, simplifies assembly, and offers Tip and Ring resistance balance.
Part of the Littelfuse PolySwitch® family of resettable overcurrent protection devices for telecommunications and networking equipment, the new series is ideal for:
- Customer Premise Equipment (CPE)
- Central Office (CO) equipment
- Subscriber Line Interface Cards (SLIC)
- VoIP port on set top boxes
“Featuring two resistance-matched PPTCs in a single surface-mount housing, the TSM250-130 Series delivers Tip and Ring overcurrent protection while using 50% less PCB area,” said Stephen Li, Global Product Manager at Littelfuse. “With its high surge capability, it helps end users comply with ITU-T K.20, K.21 and K.45 as well as Telcordia GR-1089 intra-building standards.”
The TSM250-130 Series PPTCs offer these key benefits:
- Two 250V PPTCs in single housing reduces PCB area by 50%.
- Resistance matched PPTCs offer Tip and Ring resistance balance.
- Very high voltage surge capability aids compliance with industry certification.
The TSM250-130 Series PPTCs are available in tape and reel format in quantities of 3,000. Sample requests may be placed through authorized Littelfuse distributors worldwide. For a listing of Littelfuse distributors, please visit Littelfuse.com.
For More Information
Additional information is available on the TSM250-130 Series PPTC product page. For technical questions, please contact: Stephen Li, Global Product Manager at Littelfuse, SLi2@Littelfuse.com.
Littelfuse (NASDAQ: LFUS) is a global manufacturer of leading technologies in circuit protection, power control and sensing. Sold in over 150 countries, our products are found in automotive and commercial vehicles, industrial applications, data and telecommunications, medical devices, consumer electronics and appliances. Our 12,000 worldwide associates partner with customers to design, manufacture and deliver innovative, high-quality solutions, for a safer, greener, and increasingly connected world – everywhere, every day. Learn more at Littelfuse.com.
Global Marketing Communications Manager
Electronics Business Unit, Littelfuse, Inc.