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Day Four - Parallel Resistors

Today’s circuit is building on the last circuit’s theme, showing us the properties of resistors in parallel instead of series. Let’s look at today’s diagram: 398 more words


Hackaday Links: May 24, 2015

A few months ago, we heard about a random guy finding injection molds for old Commodore computers. He did what the best of us would do and… 259 more words

Hackaday Columns

Reading Resistors With OpenCV

Here’s a tip from a wizened engineer I’ve heard several times. If you’re poking around a circuit that has failed, look at the resistor color codes. 180 more words

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Two transistor LED flasher circuit

The circuit below is a two transistor LED flasher or blinker circuit.


As you can see from the schematic diagram it is a very simple circuit. 124 more words


A Fundamental Overview of Resistors

Resistors are used in the manufacture of virtually every piece of electrical or electronic equipment. Any device that is powered by an Alternating Current (AC) or a Direct Current (DC) source incorporates… 358 more words

Current Shunt Resistor

Benefits of a Surface Mount Resistor

This is a mode of getting electronic circuits as the components are directly mounted on the surface of the printed circuit boards. Surface mount resistors… 386 more words

Current Shunt Resistor