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+5V Power Supply

Can I Create a +5V Power Supply from a +1.8V input
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Registered: ‎04-16-2009

Re: +5V Power Supply

Yes you can. By utilizing the very low input voltage requirement of the MAX1708/9, you can create a 2 to 4 amp +5VDC power supply from a very low input +1.8V supply. And it’s a simple circuit as well, requiring very few external components.