DAC, Diodes, and Triacs. Siri Belton Jeremy Hill and Brandon Whitt. Outline. What is DAC? Applications Types of DAC Binary Weighted Resistor R-2R Specifications Reference Voltage Resolution Sampling Rate Settling Time Linearity Errors Diodes Overview Real v. Ideal
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High Power: Switches in AC circuits using milliamp control currents to turn on kilowatt power flows.
Low Power: Dimmers for light bulbs, speed controls for electric fan motors, control circuits in appliances
Specs to consider when purchasing a TRIAC: