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contact resistance

[′kän‚takt ri′zis·təns]
(electricity)
The resistance in ohms between the contacts of a relay, switch, or other device when the contacts are touching each other.
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The new MOM2 is ideal for testing busbar and cable joints as well as carrying out contact resistance measurements on low-, medium- and high-voltage circuit breakers.
Ferro's PS 33-650 series conductor pastes enhance electrical efficiency through their low contact resistance, optimum bulk resistance, and excellent line resolution and aspect ratio.
The pushbutton switch offers a maximum switching ability rated at 2A of current, contact resistance of 50mΩ and dielectric strength of 1000V AC for 1 min.
The system offers more consistent performance as well as lower voltage drop and contact resistance.
The small-package MDS Series is RoHS-compliant and provides a 200 mohms contact resistance.
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Omnetics' nano-pin and socket system includes a beryllium copper spring pin with specific annealing to provide high contact strength and low contact resistance.
Ergonomic right-angle second generation Squib AK-2 connector for a fully reliable connection, providing low and stable contact resistance, while withstanding repetitive use
The MVC series features Amphenol's patented RADSOK technology that offers higher current ratings (up to 25% higher than standard contacts) with lower mating forces as well as high reliability, low contact resistance, high mating cycles and a self-cleaning design.
Available immediately, the 5-position Mini HyperGrip delivers all of the proven HyperGrip features and benefits in a significantly smaller package; one that offers high cycle life, low contact resistance, and can be color-coded, custom- keyed, and sealed.
CAGE CLAMP technology significantly improves system reliability by maintaining a very low contact resistance easily withstanding corrosion, vibration, and temperature cycling.
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