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Old 31st March 2009, 12:33 AM   #11
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Some comments or ballpark component values
might be helpful in understanding your intent.

Got too much goin-on there to guess function
from component topology alone.
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Old 6th April 2009, 12:19 AM   #12
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Each side has its own differential input amplifier (da).

The outer da inputs serve for the input signal and also get feedback from the other side.
They are connected trough the impedances of the signal source and the input resistors which form some kind of R_magic.

The inner da inputs get feedback from the same side and are also connected to each other with some kind of R_magic.

There is also feedback from the same side to ( the connection of all three transistors of ) the da on each side and again there is a R_magic connecting the da's.

Each R_magic is small compared to R_feedback, so each of the feedback nodes receives signal parts from both sides.

Because the output signals ( = feedback signals ) are out of phase, the primary part of the signal from the dominating side is strongly attenuated by R_magic, but the error part - that is different between signals fom each side - is not.

I did a simulation with different 1V error spike sources on each output and the result is that each side reduces it's own error to 0,5V and reamplifies the error of the other side to 0,5V.

Both errors appear on both sides with 50% of original amplitude and are in phase and cancel each other on the load.
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Old 7th April 2009, 09:13 PM   #13
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Default schematic updated

I found that the low impedance feedback connections are unnecessary, but the x resistor remains.

The circuit now optimized for +/- 10 V swing performs as follows in sim:

harmonics down to

+/- 2V swing -140 dB
+/- 10V swing -125 dB
+/-20V swing -86 dB

optimized for +/- 20 V swing:

+/- 2V swing -126 dB
+/- 10V swing -100 dB
+/-20V swing -98 dB
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Old 29th January 2013, 12:22 PM   #14
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I never tried to built that thing and now after long time start to work again on the schematic.

At the moment in simulation it shows major improvements.

It can also work with no ground but has common mode output offset some hundred mV. 1 giga ohm proforma.

Looks any good ?

With output of 1V, k3 even more down...

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