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High-power chip resistors

10 October 2018 Passive Components

The new Bourns Model CHP ultra high-power thick film resistor series offers triple the rated power compared to general-purpose resistors. It comes in four different footprints from small 0603 (1608 metric) up to 2512 (6431 metric).

The CHP series has a wide resistance range from 0,1 Ω and high rated power, making it ideal for current sensing. It also has a superior pulse load capability. These resistors are suitable for use within consumer electronics, industrial automation, power supply and LED lighting applications, and communication base stations.

The resistors are made using a thick film element printed onto a ceramic substrate. The 2512-size version offers 3 W of rated power at 70°C.



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