Wiring for resistors

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How do I determine what ohm resistor to use for an eledtrical component? Plese show something in the subject line of email to let me know this pertqins to my question. Thanks

-- Ray Lambert (lamb2260@bellsouth.net), September 26, 2004


The basic equation is:

ohms = volts divided by amps

You will also need to figure the wattage rating needed:

watts = volts times amps

-- Allan Gartner (wire4dcc_admin@comcast.net), September 26, 2004.

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