NSN 5905-00-007-1990Composition Fixed Resistor
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Product Definition Definition of approved item name (AIN): "RESISTOR,FIXED,COMPOSITION"
A resistor whose ohmic value cannot be adjusted or varied. The resistance element consists of a mixture of carbon, an insulating material, and suitable binders, either molded together or applied as a thin layer of conducting material on an insulated form. The opposition to the flow of current is an inherent property of the materials used and is manifest by the heat dissipation in the item itself. See also attenuator, fixed; resistor, fixed, film; and resistor, thermal. Excludes suppressor, ignition interference.
5905-00-007-1990 Spec. NSN part characteristics
Cross Reference Parts Part numbers that meet the specification outlined on this page and set by the OEM
Identification Item Identification Guide (IIG) and Item Name Code (INC)
Special material and handling
Indicates there is no data in the hmirs and the nsn is in a fsc not generally suspected of containing hazardous materials.
Precious metal content is unknown
The item does not have a nuclear hardened feature or any other critical feature such as tolerance, fit restriction or application.
Import and Export
Schedule B Codes Definitions:
Fixed Resistors, For A Power Handling Capacity Exceeding 20 W, Nesoi
Fixed Electrical Resistors, N.e.s
National motor freight and handling
Freight Codes Definitions:
No special type of cargo code applicable.
Communications/electronics, other than sigint/ew or comsec repair parts and components.
Instruments/equipment/supplies for radio, communications, electrical, laboratory, etc. (includes signal corps).
Shipment is not a consolidation and does not exceed 84 inches in any dimension.
Other or no special handling required (sh)