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Slow Start Circuit

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000036795D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-29

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Clemmons, E Kiciak, RA Patterson, BE Milewski, MS [+details]

Abstract

This article describes a circuit arrangement which limits the amount of current from a source (power supply) at initial power-on into a low impedance circuit that requires an excess amount of current at initial application of power.