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LT3791-1 120W, 24V 5A Output Buck-Boost Voltage Regulator

120W, 24V 5A Output Buck-Boost Voltage Regulator

The buck-boost converter shown in this figure regulates 24V with 0A–5A load at up to 98.5% efficiency (Figure 2). It operates from an input voltage range of 12V to 58V. Adjustable undervoltage and overvoltage lockout protect the circuit. It has short-circuit protection and the SHORT output flag indicates when there is a short circuit on the output. It features DCM operation at light load for lowest power consumption and reverse current protection. ROUT limits the output current during both a short circuit and an overload situation, making this a robust application.

 


Software

LTspice

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