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Analog Circuit Design Volume Three by John Hamburger, Bob Dobkin

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Chapter 310

65V, 500mA step-down converter fits easily into automotive and industrial applications

Charlie Zhao

Abstract

The LTC3630, a 65V, 500mA step-down converter that fits easily into automotive and industrial applications, is described.

Keywords

Step-down DC/DC converter

LTC3630

Introduction

The trend in automobiles and industrial systems is to replace mechanical functions with electronics, thus multiplying the number of microcontrollers, signal processors, sensors and other electronic devices throughout. The issue is that 24V truck electrical systems and industrial equipment use relatively high voltages for motors and solenoids while the microcontrollers and other electronics require much lower voltages. As a result, there ...

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