Accession Number:

ADD019660

Title:

Booster Circuit for Foldback Current Limited Power Supplies.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed27 Aug 98, 30 Nov 99

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1999-11-30

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

A booster circuit is provided that inhibits the operation of a foldback current limited power supply during its turn-on phase so that a load may be power to its full output voltage and at the same time retain foldback current limiting during normal operation so that the benefits of short circuit protection are retained.

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE