PWM and comparing waveform (sawtooth or triangle) - diyAudio
Go Back   Home > Forums > Amplifiers > Solid State

Solid State Talk all about solid state amplification.

Please consider donating to help us continue to serve you.

Ads on/off / Custom Title / More PMs / More album space / Advanced printing & mass image saving
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 12th December 2006, 04:41 PM   #1
diyAudio Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Default PWM and comparing waveform (sawtooth or triangle)

This could be under power supplies as well...

I was wondering, when using PWM (either for designing a SMPS, or a modulated waveform, as in a class-D amplifier), some circuits compare the input waveform with a triangle wave, and other circuits compare the input waveform with a sawtooth wave.

What is the difference, and when would you use one or the other?
  Reply With Quote

Reply


Hide this!Advertise here!
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Comments on my sawtooth generator design? keantoken Everything Else 9 14th June 2009 02:10 AM
sinus-sawtooth pwm qayyum Power Supplies 1 7th September 2008 05:08 PM
mtx 1501d sawtooth waveform Speeed3 Car Audio 53 1st July 2008 08:28 PM
Comparing Bose(o) Chip Amps 5 29th July 2005 09:19 PM
TRIANGULAR or SAWTOOTH which is best for CLASS-D Workhorse Class D 45 30th January 2004 12:29 PM


New To Site? Need Help?

All times are GMT. The time now is 09:46 PM.


vBulletin Optimisation provided by vB Optimise (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright 1999-2014 diyAudio

Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2