WSHP2818 product information

Power Metal Strip® Resistors, High Power (10 W), Low Value (down to 0.001 Ω), Surface Mount

 WSHP2818 Datasheet


  • Improved thermal management incorporated into design
  • All welded construction of the Power Metal Strip resistors are ideal for all types of current sensing, voltage division, and pulse applications
  • Proprietary processing technique produces extremely low resistance values

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3D Models (*.zip)
3D Models - WSHM2818
3D Models - WSHP2818
Application Notes
Application Note - Choosing Current Sense Resistors for Li-Ion Batteries
Application Note - Intelligent Li-ion Rechargeable Batteries and Power Metal Strip® Resistors
Applicaton Note - Low Value Power Metal Strip Resistors - DC/DC Converter
Counterfeit Statement
Corporate Policy - Corporate Policy on Counterfeit Component Purchases
General Information
General Information - 2009 Review of Vishay Dale Resistor Division Products
Surface Mount Soldering - Dale Resistor Division - Products Recommended for Power Metal Strip® Resistor, Thick Film Chip Resistor, and Resistor Network Styles
Product Marking - Power Metal Strip® Product Marking
Packaging Information
Wirewound / Power Metal Strip® Surface Mount Resistor Packaging - Wirewound, Metal Film, and Power Metal Strip® Packaging
Product Literature
Capabilities - Shunts, Current Shunts and Current-Sensing Resistors
Capabilities - Wirewound Resistors - Pulse Handling Capabilities
Capabilities Brochure - Power Metal Strip Resistors Optimized for Current Sensing
Fast Track - Fast Track Program for Vishay Dale Resistors
Instructional Guide - Automotive 101 - Vishay Dale Resistors
Instructional Guide - Resistors 101 - Instructional Guide
Product Overview - Power Metal Strip Resistors
Product Sheet - WSHP2818 - Power Metal Strip® Resistors, High Power (Up to 10 W), Low Value (Down to 0.001 Ω), Surface-Mount
Selector Guide - Power Metal Strip: Surface-Mount Resistors
Tradeshow Brochure - Power Metal Strip® Resistors: Featured Products
Published Articles
Published Article - Metal Alloy Resistors Offer Robustness and Other Benefits for Current Sensing
Support Tools
Did you Know - Power Metal Strip Resistors Pulse Capability
Did you Know - WSHP2818 / WSK1216 / WSLF2512 - Guidelines for Smart Designs: Power Metal Strip Power Density
Infographic - Current Sense Resistors for Battery Management and Safety - In a Nutshell
Infographic - WSK1216, WSLF2512, WSHP2818 - Current Sense Resistors High Power Densits and Low Resistance - In a Nutshell
Technical Notes
Technical Note - Components and Methods for Current Measurement
Technical Note - Thermal EMF for Low Ohmic Value Resistors
テクニカルノート - 低抵抗器の熱起電力
技术说明书 - 低阻值电阻的热电动势
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