Re: Wiring Bi-color LED's
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The tortoise motor acts like a resistor in this case with the (bicolor) LED in series with it.
From: email@example.com <firstname.lastname@example.org> On Behalf Of Tom Anderson
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Subject: Re: [w4dccqa] Wiring Bi-color LED's
Isn’t a resistor needed to knock down the 12 volts given the LED’s show voltage of 2 – 25 V?
Am I missing something here?
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I put a two lead red/green 3mm, two lead LED in series with one tortoise lead. The tortoise draws almost 20 ma. at stall. Most LED’s are needed. No resistors needed.
On Saturday, October 13, 2018, 11:21 AM, Tom Anderson <tanderson@...> wrote: