Resistor Basics (7)

Browse through a total of 7 resistors basic electronics articles.

Edge Wound Ceramic Resistors

Power Resistor Applications

Jim Keith - 04/22/2013

There are so many applications for power resistors that they cannot be easily tabulated. Discussed here are a [...]
Radial Power Resistor

All About Power Resistors

Jim Keith - 04/21/2013

Power resistors come in all shapes, sizes, resistances and power ratings. Power ratings of discrete power resistors range [...]

What is a Resistor?

Jim Keith - 03/13/2013

So, what is a resistor? A resistor is a material that resists, limits or impedes the flow of [...]
DigiKey Color Code Calculator

Resistor Color Codes

Jim Keith - 03/07/2013

Resistor Color Codes, Chart, Resistance Calculator Why resistor color codes? Circular banded components are visible from all directions [...]
resistors in parallel

Resistors in Parallel

P. Marian - 02/11/2013

In this article we talk about resistors in parallel, the equivalent resistance and the current divider rule for [...]
resistors in series

Resistors in Series

P. Marian -

In this article we are talking about the resistors in series, how to calculate the equivalent resistance and [...]
ballast resistor

Ballast Resistor

P. Marian - 02/07/2013

A ballast resistor is a resistor inserted into a circuit to compensate for different changes. Others might give [...]
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