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

Another theft of intellectual property

Another theft of intellectual property

Another potential source for Counterfeit Products This particular company has at various times used our part numbers, images, and marketing materials to promote products that are not Riedon parts.  The product images below are the property of Riedon.  

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Beware of counterfeit Riedon products

Beware of counterfeit Riedon products

Counterfeit Products are a real issue It recently came to our attention that I-Semiconductors is using our marketing materials and part numbers to promote counterfeit products. Please note, that they are not an authorized Riedon distributor, and that we have never...

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TCR and resistors for scale applications

Minimize temperature coefficient of resistance (TCR) Temperature Coefficient of Resistance, or TCR, refers to how the value of a resistor will vary with changes in temperature.  This temperature change can be from changes in the environment around the resistor as well...

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Resistor solutions within inverter applications

Inverter Power Resistor Applications The image below shows a typical inverter topology with the various resistor requirements highlighted.  These requirements may include filter resistors, snubbers, gate resistors, bleeders, balancing resistors, voltage dividers,...

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