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designing and building power supply using pre amplifier and darlington transistors Answered


am doing a project on building a power amplifier driven by a pre amplifier with normal darlington complementary power transistors for school and i have no idea of where to start with.HELP PLEASE sandra

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steveastrouk

7 years ago

Start with reading and digesting "The Art of Electronics", by Horowitz and Hill. By the end of that you should be in a position to start.

You need to design for a certain power output into a known load, decide on a topology, A,B or D (C are for RF only), decide on supply rails, and input sensitivity. You may not NEED a preamp, but you can do useful signal conditioning, noise filters etc there.

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sandy23steveastrouk

Reply 7 years ago

thanks.will read up on it.
the project topic is with the pre amplifier but will discuss this with my supervisor