Avoiding Passive Component Pitfalls

The Wrong Passive Component Can Derail Even the Best Op Amp or Data Converter: Here Are Some Basic Traps to Watch for.

You've just spent $25 or more for a precision op amp or data converter, only to find that, when plugged into your board, the device doesn't meet spec. Perhaps the circuit suffers from drift, poor frequency response, oscillations—or simply doesn't achieve the accuracy you expect. Read full article



Doug Grant


Scott Wurcer