Resistors and Potentiometers Reference Materials
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Voltage Balancing Resistors
From: Illinois CapacitorDescription: Ideally when capacitors are placed in series the voltage across each capacitor should be distributed evenly across the capacitors. This does not always occur as intended due to the variations in the ...
Making Sense of Current Sensing
From: Mouser Electronics, Inc.Description: Current sense resistors are very low value resistors used to measure the current flowing through it. The current through the resistor is represented by the voltage across the resistor, so by applying ...
Description: Some common questions about resistors. ...
Vibration Proofing Metal Foil Resistors
From: Wilbrecht LEDCO, Inc.Description: Circuitry for space probes, avionics and down-hole data logging must perform flawlessly under harsh conditions, including high vibration and extreme temperature changes. Even a failure of a minor ...
ANN-8801- Thermal Testing
From: Anaren, Inc.Description: In the global electronics market, resistors are used in a variety of applications and deployed to handle a many different duties ranging from dissipating excess power, to providing a system safety ...
Choosing potentiometers for position sensing
From: Hoffmann + Krippner Inc.Description: Obtaining the right potentiometer requires a knowledge of their construction and how their accuracy and linearity is described ...