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[AMPS] Zener screen supplies

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Subject: [AMPS] Zener screen supplies
From: (Tom Rauch)
Date: Sun, 15 Apr 2001 21:25:38 -0400

> A clarification - my original comment about current limiting referred
> to the sinking capacity of a shunt regulator, so that the regulator
> didn't have to handle arc current, and the screen meter got protected.
> Steve

I think some of us are making a simple circuit more complex than 
it needs to be!!
Why build the regulator so semiconductors handle nearly full anode 
voltage, plus have a response time in nanoseconds, when a few 
cheap parts would be just as effective or more effective?

73, Tom W8JI 

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