Australian Resistors can provide you with solutions to most of your wire wound rheostat requirements from our well established and extensive product range, such as APR Series Ceramic Power Wire Wound Rheostats.
TheCeramic Power Wire Wound Rheostats ‘APR’ series has been manufactured in Australia for well over 50 years and has a reputation for offering the highest levels of reliability, both electrically and mechanically.
The APR Series of rheostat is of an extremely robust design and suited to most industrial applications. We manufacture sizes listed below, the 300 watt and 500 watt unit is available as an indent ordered item.
APR25 25 Watt - 40mm body diameter
APR50 50 Watt - 58mm body diameter
APR150 150 Watt - 101mm body diameter
APR300 300 Watt - 156 mm body diameter
APR500 500 Watt - 198 mm body diameter
Features of Industrial APR Series Ceramic Power Wire Wound Rheostats:
Robust, compact cermaic construction
Toroidally wound element
Exclusive Pyrosil cotaing for greater heat dissipitation
Copper/graphite brush assembly ensures smooth operation and positive contact with minimal long term wear of the resistance element
Two sytles of termincals, solder and 6.3mm quick connnect
Featuring a mechanical rotation of 290 degrees
Quick connect or solder tag termination available
Custom designs including 'OFF' positions available
For more information or a qoute on these Industrial Ceramic Rheostats please call or email for a direct reply.
Australian Resistors | Fixed & Variable Wire Wound Resistors
Australian manufacturers of fixed and variable wire wound resistors.
Australian Resistors as the name implies is an Australian company privately owned and largely dedicated to the manufacture of wire wound resistors and lays claim to being the largest volume producer of resistors in the country. We have acquired the latest in winding and testing technology to ensure the quality of our products is second to none. Australian Resistors also produces its own coatings and metal parts such as terminals and brackets "inhouse".
We pride ourselves on the high level of quality achieved. Our quality system and manufacturing procedures are based on the ISO 9002 model. Further, all our products are 2 tier tested with every resistor being 100% tested on "state of the art" automatic or manual testing equipment, followed by a further sample check to ensure no system failure has occurred.