Vishay Intertechnology [NYSE: VSH] (Malvern, PA)has introduced a 5 W axial silicone cemented, fusible wirewound safety resistor for electric appliances, energy meters, and power supplies designed to ensure safe and silent fusing operation during overload conditions while offering surge voltage withstanding capability up to 6 kV (1.2 / 50 µs). Additional features of the Vishay Draloric AC05 include:
- Fusing time of < 45 s for a 100 W overload when AC mains voltage (230 VAC) is applied.
- UL1412 safety approval.
- Power rating of 5 W.
- Ambient temperature of 40 °C and 4.5 W @ 70 °C.
- Resistance from 10 to 100 Ω, resistance tolerance of ± 5 %, and temperature coefficient (TCR) of ± 200 ppm/K.
For more information, visit www.vishay.com