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MICRO POWER VOLTAGE REGULATOR

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000007849D
Original Publication Date: 1996-Nov-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Apr-29

Publishing Venue

Motorola

Related People

Authors:
H. D. Bush

Abstract

At times when minimum battery drain is required and a regulated voltage is needed to supply a circuit, such as a real time clock, commercially available regulators may draw many times the load current as their quiescient operating current. This circuit was developed to reduce the total current while providing a regulated voltage to a relatively con- stant load current.