I couldn’t believe it. It seemed like a good prank at the time. Play around with 8 or so volts, run when things get hot. Then things started to bomb. My good old mate 7805 deserted when the teacher found my voltage had dropped to 6.5. I thought I was a goner. I hung around until 5.4 volts, but it was too late…SAT_low-dropout2

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About ohmart

A cartoonist, tinkerer, electronic-er, designer. And left-handed. Right on.

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