IMS announces the availability of lead-free compatible thick film chip resistor components for customers transitioning to lead-free circuit assembly. These products feature lead-free end terminal metallizations designed for compatibility with all lead-free alloys and flux systems currently available.
The first group of products available with lead free terminations includes IMS' RCI-2512S, RCI-2512T, RCI-2010S, RCI-1206T, products, as well as RCI-0805S and RCI-0805T. Other sizes, including RCI-0201, are scheduled to be available in lead-free configuration. IMS will continue to offer lead terminations for customers with specifications requiring lead, such as those with military applications.
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