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Welcome to the Riedon Blog.  Here you will find articles and resources related to all types of resistors and shunts. 

Active Markets For Resistors

Alternative energy and the testing required are still very active areas with solar and wind power leading the way. Also, electric vehicles and battery technology are very active and are now including commercial power generation. Many industries, such as electric...

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Pulse Resistors

A pulse resistor is a resistor installed in a circuit to prevent a "surge" when conditions arise where a surge might occur. There are a number instances where energizing a circuit is followed by a surge of current. Like almost all the time. When that circuit "comes...

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Wirewound Precision Resistors vs. Film

Wirewound resistors have been around for a long time. They enjoy a long life because they have some very important features not duplicated by new technology products. If you must optimize circuit designs where precision is important, you should understand those...

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Riedon Thick Film Chip Resistors

Riedon has been selling thick film chip resistors for many years. However they have been gaining popularity lately because of their “high temperature” capabilities and some other characteristic such as: · Non-magnetic availability · Whisker-free · Low VCR · High...

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Riedon Custom Designed Resistor Capabilities

Power Aluminum housed heater with flexible leads.  Used as optics package heater in severe-environment security camera Standard 50W aluminum housed or “chassis mount” resistor with custom flying (flexible) leads Three Terminal Resistors Custom duel wire wound resistor...

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Happy Customer!

Here is a an email from a happy customer; we love to "wow" our customers: Thank you for all of his assistance with this order. We really appreciate your prompt and attentive help in getting these parts expedited and shipped to us!! They arrived today. You are awesome....

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