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A primer on high-side FET load switches (Part 1 of 2)

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gbmhunter   2/22/2015 7:02:04 PM
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Where it says:

 

"The pass element operates in the linear region to pass the current from the power source to the load, as a switch does (as opposed to an amplifier)."

 

I think linear should be changed to non-linear, as it is acting like a switch, and switches ideally should be hard on or hard off.

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Where's Part 2?
David Ashton   2/22/2015 8:07:45 PM
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Interesting and useful article, but I can't seem to get to part 2, even if I search Planet Analog on some key terms (High side, micrel...) - could this be sorted out?  Thanks

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