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January

31

2018

Common Mode Chokes – Selecting the right one

Posted by: Marque Magnetics in Uncategorized

On a Friday afternoon, I was about to go home from the office when the phone rang. A customer asked an interesting question. This stems from a 30VA 50Hz transformer that we had designed for him, but which is actually being used in a 40VA application. “So what impact would this running situation have on […]

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January

31

2018

Common Mode Chokes – Selecting the right one

Posted by: Marque Magnetics in Uncategorized

The selection of the magnetic components to be used in a Switch Mode Power Supply (SMPS) design is the most important element of that process. During this, understanding the topologies of SMPS’ is crucial as the designer must consider the trade-offs between them.  This article will give you an overview of these tradeoffs.   Flyback […]

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January

31

2018

Common Mode Chokes – Selecting the right one

Posted by: Marque Magnetics in Uncategorized

I am writing this to share my views and experience in the design of magnetics (transformers and inductors), something in which I have been involved for most of my professional life. As in any design process, there are a number of critical parameters that must be met in order to achieve “success” and they are […]

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