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Electrical & Physical Specifications:
.0285" dia. X 1.400" long (min.)
Min Res. @ Max Power:
.015Ω @ 1.25W
Min Res. @ Derated Power:
.001Ω @ .1W
-55°C to +275°C
SM-4 Series Engineering Attributes:
RESISTANCE & TOLERANCE
Standard: Any Ohmic value or decimal part of an Ohm desired from .015Ω to 100Ω with tolerances to ±.005%
Special: From .001Ω to .015Ω with tolerances to ±.1%
Refer to Fig. 6 for min. resistance vs. tolerance ratios.
Standard: 0±15 PPM/°C.
Special: 0±10 PPM/°C.
Please specify temperature span of operation.
STABILITY VS. TIME
To ±.001%/year @ +25°C. (No Load)
PROTECTIVE COATING SEAL
Solvent resistant coat with indelible marking
The standard minimum resistance at full power is based upon ±1% resistance tolerance @ +25°C. Derating is required for lower values, closer tolerances, and higher temperatures. Please refer to the Derating Table shown here & Fig. 5 below.
*Type SM-4 Derating Table:
For ±1% Res. tol. apply up to 100% of rated power at +25°C. derated to zero at +275°C. For ±0.5% Res. tol. apply up to 80% of rated power at +25°C. derated to zero at +225°C For ±0.25% Res. tol. apply up to 60% of rated power at +25°C.derated to zero at +175°C. For ±0.1% Res. tol. apply up to 40% of rated power at +25°C. derated to zero at +125°C. For ±0.05% Res. tol. apply up to 20% of rated power at +25°C. derated to zero at +75°C.