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High-power resistors

28 February 2022 Passive Components

Choosing the right resistor for an application is not simply a matter of calculating the correct value and tolerance for the most cost-effective solution. High-performance electronic resistors are demanding components that contribute to the safe and efficient conversion and transmission of energy. As a leading international manufacturer of resistors, EBG resistors are used in electric power drives of high-speed trains, frequency converters in wind turbines, aeronautical applications, or HVDC (high-voltage DC) power transmission systems.

The wide range includes different non-inductive, ultra-high-power resistors. For small designs, resistors are available with power levels ranging from 350 W to 2000 W that can be mounted directly onto heatsinks and feature remarkable dielectric properties and partial discharge.

There are also cooled high-power resistors from 500 W to 1700 W and resistors with cable connections for flexible assembly, eliminating problems related to clearance and creepage distances.


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