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Can secondary winding be first? Answered

I already have the ferrite with 250turns on it. if i wind the feedback and primary over the secondary will the circuit still works.

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icengBest Answer (author)2011-11-18

One of the reasons secondaries are usually wound on the outside is they are usually heavier wire and so offer more protection to rough handling.

I your case the secondary is thinner wire so being wound first makes
good protection sense.

Steve is correct, it does not matter here.

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steveastrouk (author)2011-11-18

YES ! It makes a difference in some particular circumstances ( signal transformers), but not usually in the case of a basic unit like this.


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