Types of Resistors and their Working Differences Explored

The industry of electronic circuits uses resistors of various different types available in the market. The properties of these resistors vary and are different for each type being ruled by their manufacturing and construction process. By: S. Prakash Over a time period, the resistors of various types which were and are being used in the … Read moreTypes of Resistors and their Working Differences Explored

Standard Resistor E-series Values

The resistor’s values which are provided to them fall within a category of standard or preferred resistor values. By: S. Prakash The values present within the standard resistor category are in sequence which is logarithmic and are in correspondence to the accuracy of the component. This enables the values present within the standard resistor category … Read moreStandard Resistor E-series Values

Types of Capacitors Explained

In this post we learn regarding the basics of capacitor, and also regarding the various types of capacitors which are commonly available in the market and used in most electronic circuits. By: S. Prakash. The performance parameters of every capacitor are different and thus their applications also differ accordingly. One of the electronic components’ forms … Read moreTypes of Capacitors Explained

Understanding Color Codes of Resistors with Practical Examples

The post comprehensively explains regarding the various standard resistor color codes, and systems employed for assigning resistors their specific values. The post also explains how to read and identify resistor values from their color codes. By: S. Prakash The color codes used in resistors denote a leaded resistor’s value. These color codes of resistors have … Read moreUnderstanding Color Codes of Resistors with Practical Examples

How Flex Resistors Work and how to Interface it with Arduino for Practical Implementation

As electronics enthusiasts we may come across many kinds of resistors, from small fixed resistor to high current bulk rheostat. There are humongous classifications among resistors, but here we will focus on a particular kind of resistor called “flex resistor” and learn how it works. As the name signifies a flex resistor is flexible and … Read moreHow Flex Resistors Work and how to Interface it with Arduino for Practical Implementation

Understanding Capacitor Codes and Markings

The article comprehensively explains everything regarding how to read and understand capacitor codes and markings through various diagrams and charts. The information can be used for identifying and selecting capacitors correctly for a given circuit application. By Surbhi Prakash Capacitor Codes and associated Markings The various parameters of the capacitors such as their voltage and … Read moreUnderstanding Capacitor Codes and Markings