AEM's High-Reliability Ferrite Beads (HRB) Attain DSCC Approval

First and only parts meeting DSCC Drawing 03024 are especially suited for military, aerospace, medical and other critical applications where reliability is a paramount concern.

Nov 14, 2012, 11:00 ET from AEM, Inc.

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- AEM, Inc. announces the immediate availability of its DSCC-approved line of ferrite chip beads designed for ultra-high-reliability applications. The HRB Series is the first and only line of ferrite beads manufactured with qualified materials and tested to compliance with DSCC drawing 03024, which prescribes the stringent physical, electrical and operational specifications for high-reliability ferrite chip shielding beads. 


The HRB Series devices are available in EIA 0603, 0805 and 1206 package sizes with current ratings from 0.2A to 4.0A.  They have an operating temperature range of -55 to 125°C, have tin/lead or gold, Ni-barrier solder-plated terminations to eliminate the possibility of tin whisker formation and to ensure reliable solder joints.  Materials and processes are fully traceable and all parts are shipped with Group A/B test data supplied. Group C inspection is optional.

"The HRB Series exemplifies AEM's heritage of producing high-reliability components for the aerospace industry," said AEM's Marketing Director, Scott Sentz. "AEM is able to offer value-added product processing and high-reliability test screening to the 03024 specification in order to meet our customers' unique and crucial program requirements. These additional benefits are not offered by other ferrite chip suppliers."


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About AEM, Inc.
Founded in 1986, AEM, Inc.,is an award-winning high-tech company with its leading technologies in proprietary materials, patented processes and specialty equipment for the manufacturing of high reliability electronic components.  AEM high-reliability fuses are used by NASA and every other major manufacturer of satellite, spacecraft and space related hardware throughout the world. AEM is also the world's sole manufacturer of high-reliability ferrite chip beads designed for critical program applications. AEM's tin/lead conversion process is qualified at numerous aerospace contractors ensuring long term system reliability through mitigation of tin whiskers.

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