Pulse Electronics Presents PM220X Series SMT Inductors That Meet IATF 16949 Manufacturing Standards

Press Release Summary:

The PM220X Series SMT Inductors are designed for industrial and automotive applications. The devices can handle high transient current spikes without saturation and can be operated at temperature up to 155°C. They come with high current flat wires, composite material and large terminations for low DCR.

Original Press Release:

Pulse Electronics Expands Power Line with New PM220X Series SMT Inductors

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 6, 2018 /CNW/ -- Pulse Electronics Power Business Unit, a leading provider of electronic components, has introduced the new PM220X Series SMT Inductors. Designed for automotive and industrial applications, the PM220X series offers the same quality performance as the recently released PA500X series for commercial applications with the addition of an elevated operating temperature rating up to 155°C. The PM220X series offers automotive grade reliability and meets IATF 16949 manufacturing standards.

"We identified a need in the marketplace for an SMT Inductor that could withstand the higher operating temperatures required by automotive applications," said Geoffrey Wildman, Global Marketing Manager, Pulse Electronics, Power Business Unit."The new PM220X series is AEC-Q200 and can handle high transient current spikes without saturation."

The new high current SMT family of composite core inductors from Pulse Power deliver automotive grade reliability and meet IATF 16949 manufacturing standards. They are now available for both industrial and automotive grade solutions.

Key Features and Benefits:

  • Automotive Grade Reliability
  • Meets IATF16949 standards
  • Soft saturation characteristics
  • Low profile, high current flat wires
  • Composite core material
  • Larger terminations for lower DCR and stronger solder joint reliability
  • Excellent temperature stability
  • Handles high transient current spikes without saturation
  • High reliability and efficiency


  • Industrial
  • Automotive

For more information on the new PM220X Series SMT Inductors, contact the Pulse Electronics Power Business Unit at: https://www.power.pulseelectronics.com/resources/support.

About Pulse Electronics

Pulse Electronics is the electronic components partner that helps customers build the next great product by providing the needed technical solutions. Pulse Electronics has a long operating history of innovation in magnetics, antennas, and connectors, and can ramp quickly into high-quality, high-volume production. Pulse Electronics serves the wireless and wireline communications, power management, military/aerospace, energy, and automotive industries, and is a participating member of the IEEE, SFF, OIF, HDBaseT Alliance, CommNexus, NFC Forum, MoCA, and IWPC. Visit the Pulse Electronics Power BU website at www.power.pulseelectronics.com.

For more information contact:

Geoffrey Wildman

Global Marketing Manager, Power Business Unit

Pulse Electronics

Tel: 858-674-8356

E-mail: gwildman@pulseelectronics.com

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