Vishay – Stainless steel power resistor offers high-power and high-temperature capabilitiesOct 29 2012 - Passives [More Passives Articles]
Latest from Vishay is a new stainless steel power resistor with high power capability, up to 20kW (higher values on request) at 40C, and a high operating temperature range of -25C to +250C for applications in extreme environments.
Providing protection IP00 to IP23 and a robust design, the new RoHS-compliant Vishay Draloric VSGR will be used as a converter and brake resistor in windmill, solar, diesel generator, turbine, and railway applications. Offering an ‘excellent’ price / performance ratio, the device features a power rating from 5kW to 20kW; resistance range from 0.1ohm to 75ohm, with other values available on request; resistance tolerance of ±5% and ±10%; and a temperature coefficient (TCR) of 250ppm/K.Electropages - Electronics Components News, From Leading Electronics Distributors. More news from Vishay