Design Tips

May 2021
The System Design Advantages of PressFIT Pins

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When connecting one circuit to another, designers can choose from a wide range of connection methods, all of which have their own advantages and disadvantages. Screw terminals are a common connection method that utilizes a screw to compresses a wire and secure the connection. This connection method is permanent
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Date:
05/20/2021
Triple Bucks Plus a Boost Controller to Meet Tough Requirements

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Figures 1: Cold crank-tolerant automotive supply with three regulated outputs. Three bucks are powered with a boost preregulator (VOUT4), yielding precise regulation for all three outputs through a VBAT cold crank event (also shown)

Automobiles present space-constrained, harsh environments that demand reliable and compact power supplies for increasingly complex electronics systems. The LT8603 compact regulator is a robust solution that combines two high voltage 2.5 A and 1.5 A buck regulators, a low voltage 1.8 A buck regulator, and a boost co
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Date:
05/03/2021