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Multiple parallel caps in a PS is there a downside?
Multiple parallel caps in a PS is there a downside?
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Old 22nd May 2013, 08:18 AM   #11
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Try some inductance CLC in there for low ripple.
Downside? Running out of space for more caps inside the chassis.
Most important to know that L will exist. If not planned for you can get resonances which can be very hard to damp. If you deliberately plan for the L (ie add L of a known value and use it or put R in as well) then you can get good results
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Multiple parallel caps in a PS is there a downside?
there is just one downside, you need more space....

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