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One Stop Shopping…It Can Work!

One Stop Shopping…It Can Work!   Shopping for a Franchised Distributor of Bare Die & SMT Components? Where do I start? What do I do? What’s Bare Die? What’s a SMT Component? For procurement decision makers, selecting which distributor you use can impact your company’s bottom line…and your career. Your electronics distributor plays an important […]

Vishay Foil Resistors

Vishay Foil Resistors   More than four and a half decades after its invention by physicist Dr. Felix Zandman in 1962, Bulk Metal® Foil (BMF) technology still outperforms all other resistor technologies available today for applications that require precision, stability, and reliability. If you are looking for Bulk Metal® Foil Resistors then Vishay is  a good […]

Get More With Precision Foil Resistors

Precision, Stability, Power, Accuracy and Reliability If any of these are key requirements of your design, then you should be choosing the Precision Foil Resistors manufactured by the VPG brands – Vishay Foil Resistors, Alpha Electronics, Powertron. VPG Foil Resistors produces the most precise and stable resistors available. Distinguished by the premier brands Vishay Foil […]

Kitting: Save Time – Save Money

A form of supply chain management, kitting reduces cost and improves efficiences. In very simple terms kitting is a process in which individually separate but related  items are grouped, packaged, and supplied together as one unit. A form of supply chain management, parts are accurately counted and labeled, making them readily available when needed. A program […]

High Temp/Downhole Applications Require Specilaized Components

I had no idea how harsh and hot the environment is as an oil drill is trying to penetrate the seabed hundreds of feet below the surface. Temperatures can soar above 200°C! Add in extreme vibration and you have a pretty nasty situation where any electronic components are used. Watch an animated typical Down-Hole drilling […]