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Old 24th July 2004, 09:59 PM   #1
metebalci is offline metebalci  Turkey
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How do you calculate the ripple current of the circuit :

Input is 9Vac. Bridge rectifier. Capacitor = 10.000uF. Current is continously drawn and has a value of 3A.

How much current does 50mil track (1oz copper) support ?

Thanks in advance.

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Old 24th July 2004, 10:10 PM   #2
markp is offline markp  United States
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Look here for pcb trace info: http://www.geocities.com/suppanz/TraceWidth.htm
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