Electronic Components & Devices

Vishay Intertechnology to Highlight Automotive Product Line at Automotive World Japan Show 2017

January 17, 2017

MALVERN, Pa. - Jan. 16, 2017 - Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced its product lineup for the Automotive World Japan Show 2017, which takes place Jan. 18-20 at Tokyo Big Sight in Tokyo. Exhibiting in booth E38-38, East Hall 5, with a "Think Automotive, Think Vishay" theme, Vishay will highlight a wide range of products from its automotive product line, including... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

CSRF2043 Current Sense Chip Resistor uses foil on ceramic carrier technology.

January 6, 2017

Available in resistances ranging from 10 to 20 milliohm with 1% and 5% tolerance, CSRF2043 Current Sense Chip Resistors feature terminations on longer edge and has 50 ppm TCR. Operating up to 170 degree temperature, units are rated for 6 watts of power. Unit's foil on ceramic carrier technology provides reliable sense resistors and are used in conversion, power management, laser controls,... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Stackpole Adds High Power 0201 Size Chip Resistor

December 3, 2016

RALEIGH, NC (December 1, 2016) – The RMCP Series from Stackpole is a thick film chip resistor series with high power ratings for a given chip size. Stackpole recently added an 0201 size chip resistor with a power rating of 0.063W while the usual power rating for this size is 0.050W. This high power capability allows the RMCP0201 to be used in a wider range of applications requiring small... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Vishay Intertechnology to Highlight Latest Grid and Ribwound Resistors at POWER-GEN International® 2016

December 3, 2016

MALVERN, Pa. - Dec. 1, 2016 - Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that the company will be exhibiting its latest grid and ribwound resistors for oil and gas, industrial, and renewable energy power systems at POWER-GEN International® 2016, the world's largest power generation event. Taking place Dec. 13-15 at the Orange County Convention Center, in Orlando, Florida,... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

WSK1216 Current Sense Resistor offers inductance down to 0.5 nH.

November 21, 2016

Incorporating solid metal manganese-copper alloy resistive element of TCR less than 20 ppm/°C, WSK1216 resistor provides power density of 260 W/in². With temperature range from -65 °C to +170 °C and maximum solder temperature of 350°C for 30 s, device offers thermal EMF less than 3 μV/°C. Providing kelvin 4-terminal connection, unit enables power rating of 3W in compact 1216 case size... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

MLF / MLFM MELFs Offer Low Thermal Resistance

November 18, 2016

RALEIGH, NC (November 15, 2016) - Stackpole's MLF / MLFM is a series of metal film, surface mount MELF resistors. The MELF technology provides cooler operating temperatures than flat chip resistors at full rated power. For example, the MLFM1 will typically run more than 70 degrees C cooler than the equivalent 1W 2512 size flat chip resistor and has a smaller footprint. The cool operating... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

WSLF2512 Power Metal Strip Resistor minimizes power loss.

November 12, 2016

Featuring high power rating, TCR down to ±70 ppm/°C, low resistance 0.0003 Ω, WSLF2512 Power Metal Strip Resistor ensures stable and accurate current measurements. Designed in metal nickel-chrome, manganese-copper, or manganese-copper-tin alloy resistive element with low TCR, unit produces resistance values ranging from 0.0003 Ω to 0.003 Ω. Operated in -65 °C to +170 °C temperature,... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Vishay Dale Thin Film PLTU offers resistance ranging from 100 Ù to 3 MÙ.

November 10, 2016

Available in five case sizes from 0603 to 2512, Vishay Dale Thin Film PLTU offers tight TCR of ± 2 ppm/°C and tolerance of ± 0.01 %. Boasting performance characteristics of ± 0.04 % at +70 °C for 10,000 hours, device is optimized for precision applications requiring low noise and high stability over time and temperature. PLTU features low noise of < -30 dB with low voltage coefficient of... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Vishay Intertechnology to Launch Vishay Resistors University

November 9, 2016

SHANGHAI - Nov. 2, 2016 - Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that it will be launching the Vishay Resistors University on Nov. 9-10 at the Four Points Sheraton Hotel in Shenzhen, China. The Vishay Resistors University is an educational program for design engineers and non-engineering partners. Engineers will get access to "cool" resistor technologies and valuable... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

VGP’s Current Sense Resistors with low TCR of ±5 ppm/°C.

November 8, 2016

Applicable in medical, energy, military and aerospace industries, VGP’s Current Sense Resistors are highly accurate in current sensing and has a load-life stability of ±0.02% at +70°C. Features 50mΩ to 200mΩ resistance, 5 ppm/W power co-efficient of resistance with tolerance of ±0.1%. Resistors are made using Bulk Metal Z Foil Technology and has four-terminal Kelvin connection which... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Stackpole Expands the Resistance Value Range for the SM4527 Size SMD Wirewound

October 17, 2016

RALEIGH, NC – Stackpole Electronics, Inc. has expanded the resistance value range for its SM4527, the 2W surface mount molded wirewound. Resistance values were limited to 0.01 ohm to 0.05 ohms, but now, the robust SM45727 offers values up 1K ohms in tolerances of 1% and 5%. This expansion allows for this popular size to be used for a wider range of applications that require a 2W surface mount... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Current Sensing Thin Film Resistors offer low ohmic values.

October 7, 2016

Available in 5 sizes from 0603–2512, LCS series features minimum values down to 100 mΩ and can be used for sensing and measurement of DC and AC currents in sub-3 A range. Products deliver TCRs in the hundreds of milliohms range and include such power ratings as 1 W (2512 size), anti-sulphur terminations, low sensitivity to temperature variations, and precision levels of ±0.5%... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Thin Film MELF Resistors enable precise current measurement.

October 7, 2016

Supplied in 0204 and 0207 case sizes, respectively, Models MMA 0204 and MMB 0207 offer extended resistance range down to 0.22 Ω with tolerance of ±1%, low TCR of ±50 ppm/K, and power dissipation to 1 W at +70°C. RoHS-compliant devices provide intrinsic sulfur resistance and overall stability that exceeds class 0.25. Operating from -55 to +155°C, AEC-Q200-qualified resistors allow... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Stackpole's 0603 X 4 Chip Arrays Now AEC-Q200 Qualified

September 29, 2016

RALEIGH, NC (September 26, 2016) - Stackpole has completed AEC-Q200 testing for the RACF and RAVF Series thick film chip resistor arrays in its most popular size, the 0603 by 4 resistors. Per AEC-Q200, these chip resistor arrays must have an operating temperature range of -55 degree C to +150 degree C and survive a wide range of electrical and mechanical stress tests including exposure to high... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Thin Film Chip Resistors feature 1 W power rating.

September 12, 2016

Supplied in 0612 case size, MCW 0612 AT Professional Series features wide terminal contact geometry to withstand thermal cycling. Resistors provide TCR down to ±25 ppm/K, tolerance to ±0.5%, and resistance range from 10 Ω to 100 kΩ. Operating up to +175°C for 1,000 hours, devices offer advanced sulfur resistance as verified according to ASTM B 809 by exposure to sulfur vapor at... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Thick Film Chip Resistors provide anti-surge characteristics.

August 3, 2016

Available in 0402, 0603, and 0805 case sizes to save space on densely packed PCBs, RCS e3 Series features power ratings up to 0.4 W, voltage range of 50–150 V, and resistance from 1 Ω to 10 MΩ with tolerances of ±0.5%, ±1%, and ±5%. AEC-Q200-qualified devices offer optimized pulse load performance and ESD surge characteristics for automotive and industrial applications. Resistors... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Portable Tools

Thick Film Chip Resistor Design Kits target specific value ranges.

July 28, 2016

Thick film chip resistor engineering design kit, which includes 0201 case size, includes 30 pcs of all 96 standard 1% values within respective value range. There are 5 kits available, and respective value ranges are 10–97.6 Ω (SEI Part KIT-RMCF0201FT-02), 100–976 Ω (SEI Part KIT-RMCF0201FT-03), 1–9.76 KΩ (SEI Part KIT-RMCF0201FT-04), 10–97.6 KΩ (SEI Part KIT-RMCF0201FT-05),... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

New Yorker Electronics Supplying Vishay's TNPV e3 Series Thin Film Flat Chip Resistors

July 25, 2016

Industry-First High-Voltage Resistors Enable Precise Voltage Measurement; Excellent Stability in Different Environments in 1206 and 1210 Cases NORTHVALE, NEW JERSEY – Vishay Draloric’s Industry-First Thin Film Flat Chip Resistors, the TNPV e3 Series, are now available through New Yorker Electronics. The industry's first such devices with operating voltages to 1000V, TNPV thin film chip... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Compact Non-Magnetic Thin Film Chip Resistors are rated up to 6 W.

July 19, 2016

Built on aluminum nitride substrates and supplied in 1206 and 2512 case sizes, surface mount PCNM series delivers power ratings from 2–6 W for telecommunications, medical, and military applications. Backside terminations minimize thermal resistance to promote power handling capability. Along with TCR down to ± 25 ppm/°C and laser-trimmed tolerances to ±0.1% over -55 to... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

CSRF 0805 and 2512 Sizes Now AEC-Q200 Qualified

July 12, 2016

RALEIGH, NC (July 8, 2016) - Stackpole Electronics, Inc. recently announced that the 0805 and 2512 package sizes of its CSRF series current sense chip resistors are now qualified to AEC-Q200. The CSRF utilizes a foil on ceramic carrier technology that is impervious to sulfur and offers low resistance values, good TCR, and the ability to achieve small sizes. Foil on ceramic technology also... Read More