RCD Introduces Ultra-Precision TO126 & TO220 Resistors to 0.025%, 2PPM at EDS

Manchester, New Hampshire (USA) – RCD, a leading manufacturer of passive electronic components, has announced today at EDS, the expansion of the popular MP Series of TO-style power film resistors. RCD’s MP series has been available in wattage ratings from 10W to 145W in various thru-hole and surface mount styles to 1% and 50ppm as a standard. Now RCD is introducing precision TO126 and TO220 style power resistors with tolerances as tight as 0.025% and temperature coefficients to as tight as 2ppm. This provides engineers with the ultimate space-saving power design for precision applications. Uses include precision and/or low distortion power supplies, LSI test, motor control, UPS, electronic load, high frequency amplifiers, medical power supplies and equipment, etc.

Pricing for 0.1% 5ppm parts start at under $4.00 each with deliveries initially at 8-9 weeks, with shorter lead-times available.

For specifications or RCD’s 2007 catalog, contact RCD Components Inc., at 520 East Industrial Park Drive, Manchester, NH USA 03109. Phone: (603) 669-0054, Toll Free Hot Line: (877) RCD-COMP, Fax: (603) 669- 5455. Detailed product specifications are available from RCD website at or by requesting specs or catalog from

For more information regarding pricing and delivery or for assistance with customer-specific designs please contact RCD at +1-603-669-0054 or

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Acknowledged worldwide for service and engineering excellence, RCD Components Inc. is a leading global manufacturer of Resistors, Capacitors, Coils, and Delay lines. RCD, founded in 1973, continues to be one of the fastest growing passive component manufacturers due to its ABZED™ ABsolute ZEro Defect program, wide range of standard and customized products, and short leadtimes resulting from its billion-piece inventory and unique SWIFT™ service for delivery of non-stock items in as little as 3 days. RCD is a key supplier of passive components to the commercial, military, and aerospace industries and is a winner of the BBB’s Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics in the Large Company category and also selected as New Hampshire’s Business of the Year (Manufacturing/Technology). Additional information about RCD can be found at