Hey everyone I am recently trying to map out a faulty circuit board on LTSpice and have come to a grinding stop. there is a resistor that I honestly cannot decifer the code for and sadly my multimeter is on the fritz..... I am attaching a picture of the resistor for reference, any help would be greatly appreciated!![enter image description here]1


brown-black-green: I’d say 1MΩ.

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    \$\begingroup\$ somewhat misleading Mfg paint if yellow is for 5% instead of gold and starting from middle instead of end \$\endgroup\$ – Tony Stewart Sunnyskyguy EE75 Jan 18 '19 at 23:46
  • \$\begingroup\$ @SunnyskyguyEE75 have you seen the price of gold lately? :-) \$\endgroup\$ – Spehro Pefhany Jan 19 '19 at 0:07
  • \$\begingroup\$ $3/oz? goo.gl/J9Ho2A \$\endgroup\$ – Tony Stewart Sunnyskyguy EE75 Jan 19 '19 at 0:13
  • \$\begingroup\$ Yeah, "gold" paint is some base metal, or mica, flakes and yellow dye \$\endgroup\$ – Jasen Jan 19 '19 at 2:30
  • \$\begingroup\$ Color compound is poor quality. Tolerance band seems to be painted over another color. No ethics at all anymore. Best quality is done with epoxy paints. \$\endgroup\$ – Sparky256 Jan 19 '19 at 4:53

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