From: John Woodgate
Subject: Re: what is 100R mean in a schematics?
Date: Fri, 3 Jan 2003 07:03:04 +0000
Organization: JMWA Electronics Consultancy
Reply-To: John Woodgate
NNTP-Posting-Date: Fri, 3 Jan 2003 11:00:30 +0000 (UTC)
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I read in sci.electronics.design that ~^Johnny^~ wrote (in <firstname.lastname@example.org>)
about 'what is 100R mean in a schematics?', on Thu, 2 Jan 2003:
>On 20 Dec 2002 06:46:37 -0800, email@example.com (Ian Okey) wrote:
>>Let's go back to the old resistor colour coding of Body, tip, spot
>>rather than the bands you all know and love ;-)
>That's rough, because ISTR a few 10% tolerance devices of that genre,
>with teh silver at teh opposite end ... however, teh silver (or gold)
>ought to be a giveaway. But, wait! Silver also is a multiplier
>colour ... yipes! Thank God those are gone.
Silver as the SPOT is a multiplier (as is gold), but as TIP colours they
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