By Topic

Multipurpose Evaporated Metal Film Resistors

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

1 Author(s)

Evaporated metal film resistors have been prepared on ceramic bases which have properties that compare favorably with wirewound resistors. These resistors have been tailor-made for several different types of application. A molded style is available for general purpose applications. A coated version in nine different wattage ratings is aimed at power resistor applications. For high-temperature or high-precision requirements, a special hermetically-sealed variety is undergoing field evaluation. Controlled resistance-temperature coefficients having positive, negative, or near-zero values can be obtained. These resistors have much lower inductance values than conventional wirewound resistors. In addition, they are smaller in size and have a weight advantage particularly for the higher resistance ranges. They offer potential advantages when used for miniaturization or airborne equipment. Performance characteristics for the various types are presented and compared to their wirewound analogs and the existing military specifications.

Published in:

Component Parts, IRE Transactions on  (Volume:3 ,  Issue: 3 )