Dickson Charge Pump

Beau shows us the potential current efficiency with a Dickson charge pump.   Setup: AC coming into a switch mode power supply riding 12v Dickson Charge Pump Standard Scooter Motor In the video you will see Beau take the enable line and apply it to the low, showing a...

That’s what friends are for.

This diptrace schematic is a minimal circuit using the TPS62056DGS voltage regulator. It also depicts a momentary pushbutton switch as a holdover from the previous revision. Beau Schwabe, IC layout engineer and member of our local Ohm Space, revised a circuit he...