Datatronic Distribution, Inc. introduces its low-profile DR331-5 surface mount inductor that offers EMI protection performance and reliability in a miniature package. They are suitable for portable, compact and miniature devices such as PDAs, mobile phones, portable hard drives, medical appliances and bar code scannersIt features a wide inductance range from 1.2 µH to 330 µH, +20%. The DCR range is 0.08Ω to 15Ω maximum and the current rating is 2.1 A to 0.13 A. They operate over a wide temperature range from -40° C to +85° C, making them suitable for use in many rugged environments. The flat top design makes it compatible with high-speed pick-and-place assembly equipment.