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100k thermistor
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100k thermistor

by desakor on Sun Mar 01, 2020 10:00 pm

Good morning all

I have a small circuit which must use an NTC 100K thermistor

I made this circuit (I already received the PCB)

The purpose of the circuit is to control RGW leds according to the temperature of the hotend of a 3D printer.

I followed this tutorial to make my diagram but I realize that it is for a NTC 10K ... thermistor

I don't need much precision

I want my LEDs to be red below 30 ° going green after 30 ° and white passing the 190 °

I don't know what to change to use an NTC 100K thermistor and a 100K resistor (I can change it)

Voila, thank you
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Re: 100k thermistor

by adafruit_support_bill on Mon Mar 02, 2020 6:52 am

It looks like you have already changed the fixed resistor to 100K in your schematic. You just need to adjust your code accordingly:

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// the value of the 'other' resistor
#define SERIESRESISTOR 100000

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