Ohmite Manufacturing Introduces TP810 High Energy Resistors

Ohmite Manufacturing, a leading provider of thermal solutions and resistors for high current, high voltage, and high energy applications, announces the new TP Series of thick film, high energy resistors. These resistors offer users the benefits of non-inductive performance and high power density.

Ohmite Manufacturing Introduces TP810 High Energy Resistors


Arlington Heights, IL - Ohmite Manufacturing, a leading provider of thermal solutions and resistors for high current, high voltage, and high energy applications, announces the new TP Series of thick film, high energy resistors. These resistors offer users the benefits of non-inductive performance and high power density. As an added feature, they provide the impulse energy capability normally associated with wirewound or composition resistors. Double‐sided screen printing of pulse tolerant thick film ink, coupled with a sophisticated laser trimming process, maximize the energy withstanding capabilities of the TP Series.

Occupying very little PCB real estate, the easy-to-install TP810 (10 watt) is the first of a platform of high energy thick film resistors that Ohmite will be introducing. TP810 resistors are offered in 8 off‐the‐shelf resistance values ranging from 10‐10K ohms at 5% tolerance.

The TP810 resistors are ideal for surge protection in high power electrical devices and have been successfully tested at 100 Joules (watt/seconds) over a 100 millisecond pulse.

About Ohmite

Ohmite Manufacturing Company has been a leading provider of resistors for high current, high voltage and high energy applications for over 80 years. Ohmite's full complement of products includes wirewound, wire element, thick film, and ceramic composition resistors, in addition to variable voltage controls and heat sinks.

Founded in 1925, Ohmite continues to offer a broad selection of Power Resistors to worldwide customers in the industrial, medical, military, and aerospace industries. Through ongoing product development, Ohmite continues to provide the latest in resistor technology required by today's sophisticated circuit designs. For more information, visit www.ohmite.com or follow Ohmite on Twitter and Facebook.

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