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Re: (Just gotta gloat) Where there's a will, there's a way...

Subject: Re: (Just gotta gloat) Where there's a will, there's a way...
From: "Dorian McIntire"
Date: Wed, 26 Apr 2006 20:54:50 -0400
Newsgroups: sci.electronics.basics
>>
>>>>I think I have made circuits that saturated emitter followers.
>>>>I just drove the base till the base to collector junction was forward
>>>>biased.
>>
>>> LOL, you didn't saturate it as much as you turned it into two
>>> forward-biased diodes, I think!
>>>
>> I call a transistor that has a forward biased collector-base junction
>> and a forward biased emitter-base junction, saturated.  How do you
>> define a saturated transistor?
>
> Whow, dude, that didn't take much thought! If Vbe is .7 and Vcesat is .3,
> then duh! (it's kewl, to me, because I've never looked at it that way.)
>


Sorry about the breach of posting protocol.

Dorian 



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