Ultimate Guide to Resistors

Ultimate Guide to Resistors

Introduction Resistors are probably the most common and well known of all electrical components. This guide to precision and power resistors answers all your questions about the four main resistor technologies and their performance. In these pages, you’ll find a...

Resister Characteristics And Their Definitions

Here’s a brief glossary of the most important terms used when describing resistors’ characteristics. Tolerance Resistor tolerance is the deviation from the nominal value. It is expressed as a ±%, measured at 25°C with no load applied. Some resistor designs have...