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How could I use a voltage stabilizator? Answered

I wanna use a voltage stabilizator IC but I don't know how to connect it. I have a stabilizator like this. How many do I need if I wanna to power the fume exactor. I m a  beginner. Please help! :)

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steveastroukBest Answer (author)2012-08-11

What are you powering ?

In the picture you post, you connect a supply of more than 14V but LESS than 35 v to the LEFT pin, the MIDDLE pin goes to the ground of your supply and your fan, and your fan's plus lead goes to the RIGHT pin on the picture.

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Gernerakos (author)steveastrouk2012-08-11

Sorry i'm from Hungary :D but thank you for the answer, it will help a lot!

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verence (author)2012-08-11

Just adding to steve's answer: 14V input may be a bit low, check with the data sheet (google for L7812CV). Add a 100nF ceramic capacitor between left and center pin and another one between center and right pin, both close to the regulator. Will work in 99% without them, but better play safe.

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