Color codes…

Color codes…

Color Codes
If you spend a lot of your time with resistors, this is funny.

xkcd – A webcomic of romance, sarcasm, math, and language – By Randall Munroe – Thanks Brian! Link.


  • What are the most important charts, formulas… – Link.
  • Read color coded resistors – Link.
  • HOW TO – How to read a resistor (PDF) – Link.
  • Resistor Color Bands – Link.

10 thoughts on “Color codes…

  1. Emrikol says:

    (Hmm, there went my first sentence… I *heart* xkcd: Note, comments can’t include *amp*lt;)

  2. paulsw says:

    I have the SUDO gag on my locker at work XD

  3. rocketsalad says:

    Dial-A-Song :)

    Just a free call to Brooklyn if you’re using a friend’s phone!

  4. samurai1200 says:

    I work a decent amount with resistors, and this was not funny.

    What… this site never has negative comments.

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