AW: Good Engineering Practices

Tony Clark clark at
Mon Oct 28 15:09:42 CET 1996

This is a very good suggestion.  You can clear out most, if not all of a 
power supply's ripple this way.  Although I haven't used those particular 
parts, my company uses LM336 2.5V and 5.0V models, which are very handy 
for clean reference voltages.  Regulators work pretty much the same way.


I can't drive (my Moog) 55!
Tony Clark -- clark at

> Use local voltage regulators whenever you can!
> In my Modular I use a global +/-18V supply (7818 / 7918 regulators),
> and a +/- 15 V tracking regulator on each board. (4195)
> Oberheim did a similar thing with his SEM / n-Voice stuff.
> JH.

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