What Engineers Need to Know about Resistors

Ohmite resistors white paperChoosing the right resistor for your circuit can literally make or break your project – but the number of options can be daunting.

With so many composition types, power ratings, tolerances, and surge conditions (just to name a few), how can you be sure you’re selecting the best resistor for the job?

“What Engineers Need to Know About Resistors” is a free, simple white paper guide to the fundamentals of resistors.

What the white paper covers:

  • Resistor Basics and Ohm’s Law
  • Key Specifications (Power Ratings, Tolerance, Voltage, Temperature Coefficient of Resistance)
  • Other Key Factors like Surge Conditions and Overload Rating
  • Construction Choices
  • Mounting Options

Get the white paper here…

About Ohmite

Ohmite has been the leading provider of resistive products for high current, high voltage, and high energy applications for over 90 years. The company’s full complement of resistor construction includes wirewound, wire element, thick film, and ceramic composition. Ohmite also leads the way in thermal management for resistive and other technologies offering a vast array of heatsinks.

About ESI

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