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Offline fudmuffin

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5 band resistor identification (SILVER third band)
« on: September 14, 2019, 04:52:19 am »
Hello, I didn't expect to need help identifying a blown resistor, but thought it's better safe than sorry.

Bands are:

Is it a .22R? (assuming it reads left to right) What's stumped me is that it is a 5 band resistor but with SILVER as the third band. If the GOLD represents tolerance, then what does the BLACK signify?

Any tips to identify? Photo attached. Many thanks!


Offline timgiles

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Re: 5 band resistor identification (SILVER third band)
« Reply #1 on: September 14, 2019, 06:57:01 am »

An old British Standard. Your resistor looks to have a tolerance and temp. co efficient as well.
« Last Edit: September 14, 2019, 06:58:33 am by timgiles »

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