Bel Fuse-Circuit Protection . October 16, 2018

Bel Fuse-Circuit Protection Announces New C1T Series Fuses (6, 7 and 8 Amps)

Slow Blow Fuse Features Higher Current Rating in the 1206 SMD Footprint

Jersey City, NJ [October 16, 2018] Bel Fuse-Circuit Protection, a Bel group company (NASDAQ: BELFA and BELFB) and premier global manufacturer of fuses, announces their latest surface mount slow blow chip fuses, the C1T Series, (6 Amp, 7 Amp and 8 Amp), which feature a high current rating in the small 1206 surface mount package. These fuses provide board level primary and secondary circuit protection for a wide variety of consumer electronics (including notebooks, LED/LCD monitors, personal computers, modems and routers), office electronic equipment, industrial and medical equipment, power supplies, and PoE and PoE+ applications.

Bel’s C1T Series fuses incorporate thick film chip technology on ceramic substrates, in the 1206 SMT case size, providing a low-cost solution that is also UL, CSA and CE approved, and carries the TUV certification to IEC 60127. Other highlights include 63 Vac with a 50A interrupting rating, a wide operating temperature (from -55°C to 125°C), and compatibility with the 260°C IR Pb-free and wave soldering process. Bel’s fuses carry the cURus certification mark for both the U.S. and Canada, are T&R auto-insertable, RoHS 2 compliant (MSL = 1), lead free and halogen free.

The C1T Series is in stock with Digi-Key, Mouser and Arrow in up to 5,000 pieces on tape and reel for all ratings and types. Product samples also available upon request. Detailed information on the C1T Series fuses can be found here and the datasheet can be found here.

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About Bel

Bel ( designs, manufactures and markets a broad array of products that power, protect and connect electronic circuits. These products are primarily used in the networking, telecommunications, computing, military, aerospace, transportation and broadcasting industries.  Bel’s product groups include Magnetic Solutions (integrated connector modules, power transformers, power inductors and discrete components), Power Solutions and Protection (front-end, board-mount and industrial power products, module products and circuit protection), and Connectivity Solutions (expanded beam fiber optic, copper-based, RF and RJ connectors and cable assemblies). The Company operates facilities around the world.

Forward-Looking Statements

Except for historical information contained in this press release, the matters discussed in this press release are forward looking statements as described under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 that involve risks and uncertainties. Actual results could differ materially from Bel’s projections. Among the factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from such statements are: the market concerns facing our customers; the continuing viability of sectors that rely on our products; the effects of business and economic conditions; difficulties associated with integrating recently acquired companies; capacity and supply constraints or difficulties; product development, commercialization
or technological difficulties; the regulatory and trade environment; risks associated with foreign currencies; uncertainties associated with legal proceedings; the market’s acceptance of the Company’s new products and competitive responses to those new products; our ongoing evaluation of the consequences of the U.S. Tax Cuts and Jobs Act; the impact of changes to U.S. trade and tariff policies; and the risk factors detailed from time to time in the Company’s SEC reports. In light of the risks and uncertainties, there can be no assurance that any forward-looking statement will in fact prove to be correct. We undertake no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements.

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