Selecting Resistors – how to use Data Sheets correctly

The data sheet forms the essential basis for the selection of the right resistor. With the specified parameters, this offers a valuable aid for being able to determine the extent to which the component optimally meets the technical requirements. However, the selection of the right component occurs between the technical parameters, the requirements that are dictated by the application and the resulting price.

This white paper uses realistic calculation examples to clearly illustrate how a data sheet can be used to choose the appropriate resistor and what information is important.

 

 


 


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