VCO using ICL8038

Paul Perry pfperry at
Thu Nov 11 21:39:09 CET 1999

At 03:15 PM 11/11/99 +0000, Paul Maddox wrote:

>simple enough to scale it to 1v/oct.. I reckon the heat from
>the 8038 would be enough to "oven" the transistor it uses
>for a log convertor.. 

hmmmmm.... except, that you can't 'turn off' the oven when it is hot enough!
Th Harris 8038 'everything you wanted to know' is the most honest app note
I ever saw. Probably because they inhereted the chip when they took over
and then had thousands of people ask why it was so badly behaved.

paul perry Melbourne Australia

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