Adjustable resistor bending tool

Spotted in the MAKE Flickr pool:

Flickr user rarebeasts found this adjustable resistor bending tool. It’s used to make perfectly-spaced right-angle bends in resistors so that they fit into printed circuit boards correctly.

12 thoughts on “Adjustable resistor bending tool

  1. Aw, someone’s simply filed a notch on an old homemade caliper. The cost of the things these days, you could do it for virtually nothing.

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