TITLE

Buck-converter charger also provides system power

AUTHOR(S)
Hanrahan, Robert; Travis, Bill
PUB. DATE
May 1997
SOURCE
EDN;05/22/97, Vol. 42 Issue 11, p112
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the electronic circuit that can charge a battery as well as regulate the system's output voltage. Use of a switching regulators for a more efficient design at about the same relative cost as a linear regulator; Provision of a current-limited voltage to the battery for charging; Maximum and minimum voltage required by the circuit.
ACCESSION #
9708172979

 

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