Resistor Color Codes 2017-06-09T17:46:44+00:00

Resistor Color Codes

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Band ColorValueMultiplierToleranceTemp. Coef.
NameCodeColorBand 1Band 2Band 3PercentLetterppm/KLetter
BlackBK 000x100x1--250U
BrownBN 111x101x10±1%F100S
RedRD 222x102x100±2%G50R
OrangeOG 333x103x1,000--15P
YellowYE 444x104x10,000--25Q
GreenGN 555x105x100,000±0.5%D20Z
BlueBU 666x106x1,000,000±0.25%C10Z
VioletVT 777x107x10,000,000±0.1%B5M
GrayGY 888x108x100,000,000±0.05%A1K
WhiteWH 999x109x1,000,000,000----
GoldGD ---x10-1x0.1±5%J--
SilverSR ---x10-2x0.01±10%K--
PinkPK ---x10-3x0.001----
None-------±20%M--
Resistor Color Codes
Example 
 5 or 6 Band  620 (Blue, Red, Black) x10-2 (Silver) ±5% (Gold) = 6.2Ω ± 5%  
 4 Band  62 (Blue, Red) x10-1 (Gold) ±5% (Gold) = 6.2Ω ± 5%