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Resistor position

Discussion in 'General Electronics Discussion' started by icor1031, Sep 24, 2012.

  1. icor1031

    icor1031

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    Apr 27, 2010
    Is it acceptable to use a single resistor before all of my LEDs, instead of a resistor before each of my LEDs?


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  2. rob_croxford

    rob_croxford

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    Aug 3, 2010
    No. Each LED will need its own ballast resistor to limit the current to that individual LED
     
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