metal-film resistor

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Electronics

  • A resistor in which the resistive element is a film of a metal, metal oxide, or alloy, which is deposited on an insulating substrate such as a ceramic. These resistors have excellent operational characteristics, including low noise and minimal drift. Also called metallized resistor.
  • synonymmetallized resistor
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