voltage regulator

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Noun1.voltage regulator - a transformer whose voltage ratio of transformation can be adjusted
electrical system - equipment in a motor vehicle that provides electricity to start the engine and ignite the fuel and operate the lights and windshield wiper and heater and air conditioner and radio
transformer - an electrical device by which alternating current of one voltage is changed to another voltage
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voltage regulator

nregolatore m di tensione
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The NCP4371 also removes the need for a secondary shunt regulator, saving cost and the space required to implement a charger design.
7V to 5V directly, from 4V to 100V through an internal linear regulator, or beyond 100V through an internal shunt regulator.
AP431, Shunt Regulator in SOT-23 and SC-59 * AP432, Shunt Regulator in SOT-23 * AP358, Dual Op Amp in SOP8-L * AP393, Dual Comparator in SOP8-L * AP1117, LDO (Low Dropout Linear Regulator) in SOT-223 * AP1084, LDO (Low Dropout Linear Regulator) in SOT-223 About Diodes Incorporated
The ISL6561 has a built-in shunt regulator to allow 12-V-only bias using a small external limiting resistor.
Units with AC supply also incorporate a shunt regulator circuit with configurable turn on voltage.
The LTC3255 operates either as a general purpose step-down charge pump with 2:1 or 1:1 conversion ratios, or it can operate as a current doubling shunt regulator.
Sipex Corporation today announced the SPX1432A, an upgrade to the industry's standard shunt regulator.
Employing multi-die technology and a dual exposed pad DFN2020-6 package, the device offers lower power dissipation and higher efficiency than alternative Zener shunt regulator solutions, resulting in less heating and improvements in overall system reliability.
Developed using ON Semiconductor's proprietary analog CMOS technology, the NCP100, a Sub 1V Precision Adjustable Shunt Regulator achieves accurate referencing for voltage levels ranging from 0.
It offers the functions and accuracy to simplify the design task of LED driving with an on-chip shunt regulator and built-in safety features, including thermal shutdown and open and short LED detection.