Australian Resistors has an extensive range of resistive products available. Additionally we offer a custom resistor and load bank design and manufacture service. Call us today on (02) 9820 8628 for assistance.


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The APR series rheostat are manufactured in a 25 Watt, 50 Watt and 150 Watt rating. Additionally 300 Watt and 500 Watt versions are available as an indent order item. They are extremely robust in construction and have been used in a variety of industries and applications. More Information

Wire Wound Potentiometers

awsmallpngThe AW series wire wound potentiometer is rated at 3 watts. Its is available in single or dual gang and offers high levels of reliability via the double contact wiper arm design. More Information

Precision Wire Wound Resistors

asw series precision resistor

The ASW series is an economical precision wire wound resistor offering exceptional impulse tolerance characteristics. It is available as a 1.5 watt, 3.0, 6.5, 8.0 or 11 watt rating. Options include non inductive winding and tape and reel packaging. More Information

Power Wire Wound Resistors

Power resistors - Tubular Available from 5 watts to 1200 watts these tubular wire wound resistors offer long term reliable operation. They can withstand temperatures over 1000 C and absorb a short time overload of 5 times its power rating. More Information

Compact Flat Wire Wound Resistors

Low Profile ‘Flat’ Wire Wound Power Resistors

The unique flat design of the FRW series resistor gives it many technical benefits over a tubular designed resistor in many applications. It has outstanding mechanical strength yet is lightweight in construction.  More Information

Flameproof Power Resistors – PW Series

PW series Ceramic Power resistorThe PW series of wire wound power resistors offer a cost effective power resistor available in 20 and 50 Watt ratings and hold stock of the  5 and 10 watt version. The resistance winding is housed in a ceramic casing and offers excellent reliability in high ambient temperature environments. More Information


Current Sensing Resistors

Current Sense Resistors

The FSR series of flat strip resistors are available in a 3 or 5 Watt rating. Ideal for current sensing applications and for surge protection. More Information

Y series 500-1000W Power Resistor Series

y series 1000 watt power resistorsThe Y series power resistor is available in a 500 Watt, 750 Watt and 1000 Watt version. It is very robust and can withstand temperatures over 1000 degrees celsius.  More Information

Metal Clad Resistors

metal clad resistorThis range of aluminium housed resistors is available from 5 watts to 250 watts. They offer physically strong construction, ease of mounting and are very stable. More Information


Open Wound Resistors


Open wound resistors are available in a number of sizes from 6” to 15”. More Information

Slider Resistors

slider image smallSlider resistors (often referred to as laboratory resistors) offer a convenient way of easily adjusting resistance values with various power ratings. More Information