Snubber resistor sizing

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Curt Carpenter

Joined Jun 25, 2018
I am going to place 0.01uf capacitor in series with a 39ohm resistor across the T1 and T2 leads of a triac to act as a "snubber," and I'm not sure how large the resistor should be wattage-wise. Space on my PWB is an issue. Any advice would be appreciated.