Resistor Color Code Chart


Resistor Color Code Chart (by ZLP)If you work with electronics for a bit, you will find yourself searching online for terms like “resistor color code” because the colorful little stripes that express the values of resistors are difficult to memorize.

So here’s my contribution to the long list of resistor color code charts on the web.

Why I made my own:

  • It’s made for printing, unlike the lo-res versions all over the web.
  • It has info on SMD components as well as traditional “through-hole” parts

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