RPC-UP – ultra high power pulse withstanding chip resistors, ideal for using in variety of applications along with pulse handling requirements.
Stackpole Electronics launches RPC-UP ultra high power pulse withstanding chip resistors. This RPC-UP chip resistor is available in a 0.5 watt rated 0805 size and a 0.75 watt 1206 size chip.
RPC-UP is same as RPC when it comes to maintaining excellent pulse handling, but it also provides great power handling which allows its use in different variety of application along with pulse handling requirements which would generally require a larger chip. Chip resistors of this series provides low tolerance of about 0.5% and TCR of 200 ppm and 100 ppm depending on resistance value. By adding RPC-UP to RPC-HP high power pulse withstanding series it offers high power handling for sizes from 0603 through 2010.
Stackpole has added the RPC-HP high power version for select sizes as follows:
- RPC0603…-HP for values up to 294 ohms the power rating is 0.125W
- RPC0603…-HP for values 300 ohms and up the power rating is 0.2W
- RPC1206…-HP all values the power rating is 0.5W
- RPC2010…-HP all values the power rating is 1W
Price of RPC-UP series in full package quantities ranges from $0.021 to $0.084.
Stackpole Electronics Inc. is a major global manufacturer of resistors supplying the world’s largest contract manufacturers, OEMs and distributors. Headquarter based in Raleigh, N.C., the company began manufacturing in 1928 as part of Stackpole Carbon Company in St. Mary’s, Pennsylvania. Now part of the Akahane Stackpole Manufacturing Group, Stackpole has manufacturing facilities in Japan, Taiwan, China and Mexico; warehousing facilities in El Paso, Hong Kong and Japan; and sales offices in Tokyo, Hong Kong, London and Taiwan.
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