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Old 10-15-2008, 04:03 PM #1
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I've burnt 2 HD DVD diodes so far, and I'm determined to test my next one better. Does anyone have an extra 1ohm resistor I could have? I could trade you some other values of resistor if you'd like to save a trip to the store, I have loads of resistors but no 1, 10, or 100 ohm to measure the current with. Shipping would be easy, just pop it in an envelope and mail it like a letter. Help a poor college student out! Thanks!


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I can give you one. I bought a package of 10 and really only needed one. Just PM me your address and I'll pop it in the mail.
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excellent, thanks!
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I've burnt 2 HD DVD diodes so far, and I'm determined to test my next one better. Does anyone have an extra 1ohm resistor I could have? I could trade you some other values of resistor if you'd like to save a trip to the store, I have loads of resistors but no 1, 10, or 100 ohm to measure the current with. Shipping would be easy, just pop it in an envelope and mail it like a letter. Help a poor college student out! Thanks!
Thats probably why you have killed them. You are suppposed to use a driver, not a resistor.
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[quote author=thebucketmouse link=1224086629/0#0 date=1224086629]I've burnt 2 HD DVD diodes so far, and I'm determined to test my next one better. Does anyone have an extra 1ohm resistor I could have? I could trade you some other values of resistor if you'd like to save a trip to the store, I have loads of resistors but no 1, 10, or 100 ohm to measure the current with. Shipping would be easy, just pop it in an envelope and mail it like a letter. Help a poor college student out! Thanks!
Thats probably why you have killed them. You are supposed to use a driver, not a resistor.[/quote]
I think he is using the 1ohm resistor for the easy current testing trick, I don't think he is using them as drivers.
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[quote author=Spyderz20x6 link=1224086629/0#3 date=1224106568][quote author=thebucketmouse link=1224086629/0#0 date=1224086629]I've burnt 2 HD DVD diodes so far, and I'm determined to test my next one better. Does anyone have an extra 1ohm resistor I could have? I could trade you some other values of resistor if you'd like to save a trip to the store, I have loads of resistors but no 1, 10, or 100 ohm to measure the current with. Shipping would be easy, just pop it in an envelope and mail it like a letter. Help a poor college student out! Thanks!
Thats probably why you have killed them. You are supposed to use a driver, not a resistor.[/quote]
I think he is using the 1ohm resistor for the easy current testing trick, I don't think he is using them as drivers.[/quote]
Ooooooh! I see what you mean.
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Are any left? I need some 1 Ohm 1% 1W resistors because mine are 5% and are too inaccurate.
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I bought like 40 1 ohm resistors from Newark a while ago. they are pretty tiny though and I'm not sure if they're 5% or 1%..

wait let me look,

mine are rated 1% tolerance but only 0.5W power.

if u want one ZomB, PM me your address and I can send you one.

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