[sdiy] Good 24db/oct HP-LP-BP-Notch filter Schematics ??

Richie Burnett rburnett at richieburnett.co.uk
Thu Mar 6 09:50:48 CET 2014

An infinite Q gives self oscillation, this corresponds to a damping factor of zero. Maybe you're getting confused with little q in the digital state variable filter? :-)

Is it even possible to have a system with a real Q factor of zero? Doesn't that imply infinite bandwidth!


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Andrew Simper <andy at cytomic.com> wrote:

>I would pretty much ignore the manual as it seems like it is written
>by someone non-technical. "In its fully anticlockwise position, Q is
>approximately zero, and there is no emphasis of the signal at Fc". A Q
>of zero is self oscillation, so it has a lot of emphasis at the cutoff
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