Bourns, Inc. has announced a specific new 4 kV ITU-T Subscriber Line Interface Circuit (SLIC) Protection Design Kit and PortNote® Solution.
The design kit, PN-DESIGNKIT-47, contains a Bourns® high-surge programmable thyristor (TISP9110MDMR-S) along with ceramic PTC resettable fuses for effective protection of SLICs that must operate under 4 kV 10/700 µs surge conditions. Each kit contains sufficient Bourns® components to prototype five boards. Telecom applications that need overvoltage protection for this type of interface include wireless local loop, access and regenerated POTS equipment as well as VOIP applications.
"Bourns is providing this helpful combination protection design resource so that we can help our customers address the unique protection needs of SLIC chipsets," said Achilles Chiotis, Communications Market Director at Bourns, Inc. "With one of the industry's most comprehensive portfolios of circuit protection solutions, Bourns also stands ready with expertise and support to meet the most sensitive telecom and networking equipment standards and requirements."
Pricing and Availability The Bourns® Model PN-DESIGNKIT-47 SLIC Design Kit is available now, and is priced at $16.80 each in 5 piece quantities.