About FIRSTOHM | High-End MELF SMD Resistors Manufacturer - FIRSTOHM

Firstohm is one of the few companies who is able to design thin-film MELF resistors according to customer's requirements with high quality and reliability. We’re specialized in MELF resistors since 1969, ISO9001/14001 certificated manufacturer. Firstohm has pioneered the development in various types of resistors in response to the changing environment of global technologies. Our products are being widely used in industry applications such as Instrial Automation, telecom, meter, medical, automotive and lighting. FIRSTOHM is one of the few companies who is able to design thin-film resistors according to customer's requirements with high quality and reliability. We’re specialized in MELF resistors since 1969, ISO9001/14001 certificated manufacturer.

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About FIRSTOHM

FIRSTOHM president : Lee, Sun-Yu

FIRSTOHM president : Lee, Sun-Yu

About FIRSTOHM

More than 50 years of resistor manufacture experience

Firstohm is one of the few companies who is able to design thin-film MELF resistors according to customer's requirements with high quality and reliability. We’re specialized in MELF resistors since 1969, ISO9001/14001 certificated manufacturer.
Firstohm has pioneered the development in various types of resistors in response to the changing environment of global technologies. Our products are being widely used in industry applications such as Instrial Automation, telecom, meter, medical, automotive and lighting.


Milestone

YearIssued
2020Successfully developed the SSWAT series for ECG cable applications.
2018SWAT/SWMT have awarded patents in TAIWAN And U.S
2017Successfully Developed AEC-Q200 products.
2016Surge Resistant MELF Resistor (SRM series) passed VDE0860 (EN60065).
2014Successfully developed 0102 metal film MELF resistor.
2012SGS has awarded patents in Japan, China, and Korea.
2011*ISO 9001:2008 certified.
*SGS has awarded patents in Europe.
2008SYNEOHM™ platform launched two patented product series – Spark-Gap Surge Absorber (SGS) and Current Sense MELF Resistor (CSM). SGS is also the first non-resistor product developed by Firstohm.
2004High-Voltage Resistor (HVR series) passed VDE0860 (EN60065).
2001ISO 14001 Green Dove Award received.
ISO 9001 certified.
2000ISO 14001 certified.
1999*Developed high voltage resistors with overload voltage up to 50KV. Orders awarded by a renowned French car maker.
*First passive component manufacturer in Taiwan to obtain IECQ certification awarded by United States National Supervising Inspectorate for the IEC Quality Assessment System for Electronic Components.
*Established ISO 14001 management system.
1998Awarded DIN EN ISO-9001 by TUV CERT Certification Body of TUV Anlagentechnik GmbH, Germany.
1991*Developed surge/pulse resistant resistors. Approval and orders awarded by an American multinational conglomerate with products and services ranging from home appliances to power generation.
1990Pioneered laser trimming in resistor manufacturing in Taiwan.
1989Acquired chip resistor technology from Uno Denshi of Japan.
1987Became the first to develop MELF resistor in Asia excluding Japan. Approval and orders obtained from a reputable French consumer products giant.
1986Acquired precision resistor technology from Yokohama Denshi Seiko of Japan.
1983Partnership with TRW (USA) and Xi Hua Electronics (Canada).
1974Acquired resistor manufacturing equipment from Noble Electronic, a Taiwanese joint venture by Teikoku Tsushin Kogyo of Japan.
1970Selected as original equipment manufacturer by a Japanese wireless company.
September 1969Established in Taipei, Taiwan.
Philosophy and Mission

Given the fast developing technology landscape, the ability of component manufacturers to evolve and provide quality parts in time has become increasingly crucial to introduction of new electronic products. Our goal at Firstohm is to constantly pursue innovation and to provide customers with quality products and reliable services in a cost efficient and timely manner.

Competitive Advantages

Extensive range of specialty resistors – These products include MELF resistors, surge resistors, high voltage resistors, precision resistors, high power and current sense resistors, etc.

Customer oriented – Firstohm is able to customize products and services according to customer’s special requirement.

In-house research and development capability – This enables Firstohm’s swift responses to the market trend.

Solution provider – To ensure optimal outcome, Firstohm closely collaborates with the customers from the initial technical consulting to the final resistor product selection.

ASIA No.1 MELF resistor supplier

Safety, Quality, Reliability, Cost-Down via Innovation

Full Range of Products

Full Range of Products

A solution provider with application consulting.

Cost effective

Cost effective

Made in TAIWAN with more than 50 years manufacturing experience.

Just In Time (JIT) manufacturing

Just In Time (JIT) manufacturing

FIRSTOHM can support flexible delivery to meet customer's requirement.

International Certification

Our quality and reliability are attested through certifications of international standards. Sustaining excellence in quality & reliability is further maintained with regular audit by the international certifying bodies.

High-End MELF SMD Resistors Manufacturer - FIRSTOHM

Located in Taiwan since 1969, First resistor & condenser Co. Ltd. is a MELF type resistor manufacturer. ISO9001/14001 certificated, award winning and patented design thin-film resistors, including anti-surge resistor, precision resistor, stability resistor, high voltage resistor, current sense resistor, automotive grade resistor, high power resistor, circuit protection resistor, fusible resistor and so forth.

FIRSTOHM's resistors are being widely used in industry applications, such as power supply, telecom, meter, medical, automotive and lighting. The strong R&D has allowed FIRSTOHM to develop new technology and obtain hundreds of patents, as well as develop specialty resistors, such as high voltage resistor, short circuit protection resistor, dual power resistor, high humidity resistor, etc.

FIRSTOHM has been offering customers high quality MELF resistors since 1969, both with advanced technology and 50 years of experience, FIRSTOHM ensures each customer's demands are met.