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

RoHS Compliances In Other Countries

You are probably aware that the Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) in the United States and European Union restrict the use of certain metals and substances in commercial products. These restricts are typically found on lead, cadmium, mercury, hexavalent...

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What are Wirewound Resistors?

Resistors are commonly found elements in electrical networks and circuits. These components are used to control electric current flow within electrical parts and circuit boards. One of the most common types of resistors is known as the wirewound resistor. Wirewound...

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RoHS Compliances

While electronic devices have become a way of life for much of the world, their presence have caused adverse effects on the health of many and the environment. In order to offset the risks that disposing of electronic parts creates, the European Union implemented the...

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Evolution of Electronic Displays

According to the American Heart Association, more than 60 percent of teenagers spend more than 20 hours per week in front of screens from computers or televisions. Even more, a third are exposed to nearly 40 hours each week and around seven percent spend more than 50...

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Riedon’s Low Ohm Resistors

Sudden current or voltage changes are often hazardous to electronic products. For example, transients or surges that reach microprocessor or memory components can destroy those expensive parts, and wipe out critical programming and data. Many electronic products now...

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High Temperature Resistors

Riedonhas been at the cutting edge of resistive solutions for more than 40 years. High temperature resistors are in demand in many applications, now more than ever! Riedon's Wirewound, Thick & Thin Film, and also Foil resistive products can be seen in industries...

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Riedon’s Custom Resistors

Flexibility is a key design feature in Riedon resistors, and we structure our manufacturing processes to support this concept. Our goal is to build advanced products that meet your exact requirements, yet complete the process from design to delivery in a minimum time...

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