CR-PF series thick film chip resistors

Bourns has announced the CR-PF series of ultra-low lead content thick film chip resistors

Bourns CR-PF Series Thick Film Chip Resistors

Bourns has announced the CR-PF series of ultra-low lead content thick film chip resistors. This new surface mount series is RoHS compliant without exemptions and offers a higher level of environmental consciousness for general purpose applications in the consumer, industrial and telecommunication markets. Made using thick film elements, printed onto a ceramic substrate and compatible with all soldering processes, they are available in four different footprints from 0402 up to 1206. The rated powers are from 1/16 watt to 1/4 watt with a resistance range from 1 ohm to 10 megohms.



  • Ultra-low lead content*
  • RoHS compliant** without exemptions
  • Green technology
  • Halogen free***
  • High reliability and stability
  • Thick film paste on high grade ceramic substrate
  • Paper tape on plastic reel
  • Zero ohm jumper available



  • General purpose
  • Consumer
  • Industrial
  • Telecommunication
  • Computer technology


* Such products may contain trace amounts of lead of less than 100 ppm.
** RoHS Directive 2015/863, Mar 31, 2015 and Annex.
*** Bourns considers a product to be “halogen free” if (a) the Bromine (Br) content is 900 ppm or less;
(b) the Chlorine (Cl) content is 900 ppm or less; and (c) the total Bromine (Br) and Chlorine (Cl) content is 1500 ppm or less.​

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