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EEVblog 1561 – µSupply USB Power Supply – Part 21

Part 21 of the uSupply USB power supply design. An update on where the project got to and why. A look at the working unit, PCB and schematic. Design series Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLE37A0E6F75C37452 Forum: https://www.eevblog.com/forum/blog/eevblog-1561-usupply-usb-power-supply-part-20/ Podcast: Download

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EEVblog 1521 – How to Measure Differential Probe CMRR

What is Common Mode Rejection Ratio (CMRR) and how to measure it on a high voltage differential probe or differential amplifier. Youtube: Extended 30min version: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4gi2B3LrCww Differential Probe How It Works: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GOlgaEK2Hsk High Voltage Probe reverse engineering: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GOk1BYKSsOI&t=2s Forum: https://www.eevblog.com/forum/blog/eevblog-1521-how-to-measure-differential-probe-cmrr/ Podcast: Download

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EEVblog 1508 – We FINALLY Got Alkaline Battery LEAKAGE!

After the 3+ year experiment that started in March 2019 we FINALLY have some alkaline battery leakage failures! Did the Duracell’s fail? That pesky potassium hydroxide forming potassium carbonate. Youtube: Battery leakage video playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL24OiKqd2iN9n2Xk_7Y0gN5t44vtBud_C Forum: https://www.eevblog.com/forum/blog/eevblog-1508-we-finally-got-alkaline-battery-leakage!/ Podcast: Download

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EEVblog 1482 – Mains Capacitor Zener Regulator Circuit

A follow up to the previous video on repairing the heater. A viewer asked how the capacitor diode rectifier gave a 24V output. The key is in the zener regulator, so this vidoe looks at how mains powered zener voltage regulators work, and their limitations. X class capacitor and self ...

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EEVblog 1479 – Is Your Calculator WRONG?

Is your calculator WRONG? It could be! Looking at the issue of implied multiplication and how it can affect your calculations. Why do some Casio and TI calculators give a different result to others? And why do they differ from your phone calculator, google calculator, or Wolfram Alpha? How Order ...

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