Nachbaur Limiter Calculator (exponential ratio increase)
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Inputs
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Diode Drop, d=0.7
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Number of steps, N=9
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Final limiter ratio, M=5:1
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Top resistor, R_T=10kΩ
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Outputs
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Final knee voltage, V_K=14.30
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Diode StepOutput Voltage (V)Input Voltage (V)Limit ratio after stepGainEffective divider resistance (kΩ)Required parallel resitance (kΩ)
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00.000.001.001.00
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10.700.701.200.8451.151.1
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21.401.541.430.7023.342.7
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32.102.541.710.5814.121.0
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42.803.742.040.499.617.6
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53.505.172.450.416.911.4
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64.206.882.920.345.29.5
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74.908.923.500.294.06.9
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85.6011.374.180.243.15.8
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96.3014.305.000.202.54.4
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