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Resistor

Why can't I share a resistor on the common anode or cathode of my RGB LED?
Why can't I share a resistor on the common anode or cathode of my RGB LED?

In our discussion about how an RGB LED works, we’ve mentioned that an RGB LED is basically an ...

In our discussion about how an RGB LED works, we’ve mentioned that an RGB LED is basically an LED package with three internal LEDs (red, green, and ...

In our discussion about how an RGB LED works, we’ve mentioned that an RGB LED is basically an LED package with three internal LEDs (red, green, and blue) inside it. In order to ...

Voltage Divider
Voltage Divider

Before we can get too deep into voltage dividers, it is essential to have a good understanding ...

Before we can get too deep into voltage dividers, it is essential to have a good understanding of what happens with Parallel and Series Resistors. ...

Before we can get too deep into voltage dividers, it is essential to have a good understanding of what happens with Parallel and Series Resistors. Once you understand how a ...

What is a Resistor
What's a Resistor

Resistors are the most common electronics component in the world. They’re used in many forms ...

Resistors are the most common electronics component in the world. They’re used in many forms of circuits as voltage dividers, to keep current levels ...

Resistors are the most common electronics component in the world. They’re used in many forms of circuits as voltage dividers, to keep current levels under control with things like ...

Power Dissipation in Circuits
Power Dissipation in Circuits

In normal conversation, power is often interchanged with a lot of similar but actually ...

In normal conversation, power is often interchanged with a lot of similar but actually different words - energy is a big one. Power is the amount of ...

In normal conversation, power is often interchanged with a lot of similar but actually different words - energy is a big one. Power is the amount of energy that is expended over a ...

Basics of Potentiometers
Basics of Potentiometers

Potentiometers. Pots. Trimmers. Rheostats. If you’ve done very much with electronics, you’ve ...

Potentiometers. Pots. Trimmers. Rheostats. If you’ve done very much with electronics, you’ve heard at least a couple of these words. Maybe you’ve ...

Potentiometers. Pots. Trimmers. Rheostats. If you’ve done very much with electronics, you’ve heard at least a couple of these words. Maybe you’ve heard them interchangeably and ...

Parallel and Series Resistors
Parallel and Series Resistors

One would think that, if you need a specific resistance, you would find a resistor of that ...

One would think that, if you need a specific resistance, you would find a resistor of that resistance and you’d never have to worry about putting ...

One would think that, if you need a specific resistance, you would find a resistor of that resistance and you’d never have to worry about putting multiple resistors together. The ...

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