[AMRadio] Resistors

Todd, KA1KAQ ka1kaq at gmail.com
Fri Sep 7 14:28:50 EDT 2007

On 9/7/07, Rick Brashear <rickbras at airmail.net> wrote:
> Please, verify my thinking, again!
> I need a 39K @ 2 watt resistor.  I don't have a 2 watt, but I have 4 - 1/2
> watters.  If I parallel two then series the pair I'll have my 39K, but will
> I have my 2 watts?  I say yes, but...

Sounds complicated. (o:

But yes - IIRC, parallel for wattage, series to add resistance. Sounds
okayfine to me.

~ Todd,  KA1KAQ

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