Carson City, Nev. - Ametherm today announced a distribution agreement with IC Resource, a leading distributor of electronic components to Southeast Asia and China. Under the terms of the agreement, IC Resource is now carrying and providing technical support for Ametherm's entire lineup of inrush current limiters and NTC thermistors in Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, Vietnam, West India, and China. Based in Singapore, IC Resource has been a distributor of passive, semiconductor, interconnect, and optoelectronic electronic components to a variety of industries since 2000. By adding Ametherm to its lineup, the company is providing its customers with convenient access to leading inrush current limiters for reliable circuit protection and NTC sensing thermistors for high-accuracy temperature compensation and measurement -- including the new ACCU-Curve series of interchangeable thermistors, which delivers tight tolerances of ± 0.2 °C between 0 °C and 70 °C for critical applications. Made in the U.S.A., Ametherm products are recognized by Underwriters Laboratories (UL) and the Canadian Standards Association (CSA International) for ensured safety, and many are RoHS-2-certified (with Exemption 7a and 7(c)-1). The devices are optimized for a wide range of applications, including AC motors, power supplies, motor drives, audio amplifiers, battery chargers, air sensors, HVAC systems, high-speed computers, MRIs, and X-ray machines. "There is a synergy between IC Resource and Ametherm when it comes to serving the power market; our inrush current limiters and NTC sensing thermistors provide the perfect complement to the company's line card," said Mehdi Samii, vice president of engineering at Ametherm. "Combined with IC Resource's excellent reputation earned over the past 16 years, this partnership leaves us well poised to expand our presence in Southeast Asia and China." "Ametherm's complete line of inrush current limiters and NTC thermistors makes an exciting addition to our portfolio," said Raymond Phua, sales director at IC Resource. "The company's reliability and accuracy are unmatched in the industry, and that is exactly what our customers are looking for in their applications." More information on IC Resource is available at www.icresource.com.sg/. About Ametherm Ametherm, headquartered in Carson City, Nevada, was founded in 1994 and specializes in inrush current limiting power thermistors for circuit protection in the power market industry. Ametherm's devices are some of the highest rated in the industry and provide the widest range of inrush current protection available. For more information, visit www.ametherm.com or call 800-808-2434.