International Manufacturing Services, Inc. (IMS) (Portsmouth, RI) has introduced their line of HVI Series chip resistors especially suited for high-voltage applications. The HVI Series features:

  • Available sizes of 0402 to 2512. 
  • Values up to 1 Gohm.
  • Tolerances up to 1%.
  • A nickel barrier layer for solder leach resistance.
  • A proprietary thick film architecture.
  • A continuous 3 kV and overload of 4 kV.
  • Applicability in power supplies, power converters, defibrillators, sensors, detectors, pacemakers and, power meters.

For more information visit or email sales@ims‐