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Current Limiting for Voltage Regulated Power Supplies

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000055968D
Original Publication Date: 1980-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-13

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Gliebe, RJ [+details]

Abstract

Short-circuit current protection of a power supply is provided by a low-pass filter and resistive network for disabling the base drive into the primary input transistors in the presence of an excessive output current level.