PTVS10-xxxC-TH Series

Bourns Releases New Power TVS (PTVS) Products
Model PTVS10-xxxC-TH Series
Riverside, California - January 27, 2014 - Bourns is pleased to announce the release of the Model
PTVS10-xxxC-TH Series High Current Bidirectional TVS Diodes. These models are designed for use
in high power DC bus clamping applications. They offer bidirectional port protection of 58 volts and
76 volts. The devices are RoHS compliant* and UL Recognized (pending). They also meet IEC 61000-4-5
8/20 µs current surge requirements.
The use of silicon technology in the Power TVS products generally offers lower clamping voltage under
surge compared to competing Metal Oxide Varistor (MOV) technology.
Repetitive Standoff Voltage - VWM
Peak Current Rating per 8/20 μs - IPPM
PTVS Product
58 V
10 kA
76 V
10 kA
The Bourns® Model PTVS10-xxxC-TH Series is provided in through-hole packages and meets industry
standard requirements such as RoHS* and Pb Free solder reflow profiles.
The product data sheet with detailed specifications can be viewed on the Bourns website at
Should you have any questions or need additional information, please contact our customer service,
inside sales teams in your region.
58 V or 76 V standoff voltage
Very high surge current capability
(10 kA @ 25 °C)
Excellent surge performance versus
RoHS compliant*
Exposed AC/DC power supplies
(in wireless base stations, etc.)
*RoHS Directive 2002/95/EC Jan. 27, 2003 including annex and RoHS Recast 2011/65/EU June 8, 2011.