Dimensions are in inches.
Metric equivalents are given for general information.
The maximum length is "clean lead" to "clean lead".
The end of the body shall be that point at which the body diameter equals the nearest drill size larger than
250 percent of the nominal lead diameter.
Lead length for new design and tape real packaging shall be 1.00 inch +0.625 inch, -0.000 inch (25.4 mm
+15.80 mm, -0.00 mm).
Lead concentric tolerance is to be measured at the point of lead egress from the resistor body.
FIGURE 1. Style RN*56 resistor. 1/
4.1 Verification. Verification shall be in accordance with MIL-PRF-55182.
5.1 Packaging. For acquisition purposes, the packaging requirements shall be as specified in the contract or order
(see 6.2). When actual packaging of materiel is to be performed by DoD personnel, these personnel need to contact
the responsible packaging activity to ascertain requisite packaging requirements. Packaging requirements are
maintained by the Inventory Control Point's packaging activity within the Military Department or Defense Agency, or
within the Military Department's System Command. Packaging data retrieval is available from the managing Military
Departments or Defense Agency's automated packaging files, CD-ROM products, or by contacting the responsible
1/ Third letter is variable, dependent upon lead material or capability.