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  • KB0NE commented on GEORGE CHANIOTAKIS's instructable Super Efficient Joule Thief DIY2 years ago
    Super Efficient Joule Thief DIY

    3 things... 1) The schematic drawing shows a short across the LEDs2) The schematic drawing and Fritz like diagram shows the germanium diode basically shorting the battery.... the cathode should be pointing to the + side of the battery to help with flyback voltage and 3 The visual portion of the above Fritz like diagram shows the battery connected reverse polarity (Look closely at the battery holder).Otherwise, yes this should work.

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