Vishay 55W Wirewound Rheostat, 10kΩ, ±10%

  • RS Stock No. 167-9886
  • Mfr. Part No. RT055AS1002KB
  • Manufacturer Vishay
Product overview and Technical data sheets
Legislation and Compliance
RoHS Certificate of Compliance
Product Details

RT Series Wirewound Rheostats - 12 W and 500 W

The Vishay RT Series of linear wire wound rheostats are designed for use in professional and industrial equipment. Particularly in equipment where transients, repeated overloads, impacts and vibrations characterise everyday operation.Suggested accessories for these rheostats include control buttons and displays.

Features & Benefits

Vitreous enamel construction provides exceptional reliability
Linear wire wound track
Compact size per dissipation rating
Wide operating temperature range
Designed for heavy-duty applications such as repeated overloads, transients and conditions where shock and vibrations occur
Rheostats supplied with mounting hardware
1000 Vrms dielectric strength for 25 W models
±10% tolerance


Mounting surface must be earthed.

Attribute Value
Maximum Resistance 10kΩ
Tolerance ±10%
Power Rating 55W
Number of Turns 1
Mounting Type Panel Mount
Shaft Diameter 6 mm
Mounting Hole Diameter 10.5mm
Termination Style Solder Lug
Dimensions 60 (Dia.) x 64mm
Length 64mm
Maximum Operating Temperature +320°C
Minimum Operating Temperature -55°C
Temporarily out of stock - back order for despatch 31/12/2020, delivery within 6 working days
Price (VAT excluded) Each (In a Pack of 25)
Was TWD9,996.30
TWD 9,199.60
(exc. GST)
TWD 9,659.60
(inc. GST)
Per unit
Per Pack*
25 +
*price indicative