Color Code Table
Standard EIA



4 Band: 2%, 5%, 10%

4 Band Resistor
Color 1st Band
(1st figure)
2nd Band
(2nd figure)
3rd Band
(multiplier)
4th Band
(tolerance)
Black 0 0 10  
Brown 1 1 10  
Red 2 2 10 2%
Orange 3 3 10  
Yellow 4 4 10  
Green 5 5 10  
Blue 6 6 10  
Violet 7 7 10  
Gray 8 8 10  
White 9 9 10  
Gold     10 5%
Silver     10 10%

 

5 Band: 1%, .5%, .25%, .1%

5 Band Resistor
Color 1st Band
(1st figure)
2nd Band
(2nd figure)
3rd Band
(3rd figure)
4th Band
(multiplier)
5th Band
(tolerance)
Black 0 0 0 10  
Brown 1 1 1 10 1%
Red 2 2 2 10  
Orange 3 3 3 10  
Yellow 4 4 4 10  
Green 5 5 5 10 .5%
Blue 6 6 6 10 .25%
Violet 7 7 7 10 .1%
Gray 8 8 8 10  
White 9 9 9 10  
Gold    

 

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