Author Topic: SSTC-Driver PCB 1.2  (Read 883 times)

Offline Fumeaux

  • High Voltage Experimenter
  • **
  • Posts: 70
  • Karma: +7/-0
    • View Profile
SSTC-Driver PCB 1.2
« on: October 30, 2018, 08:16:30 AM »
Hi guys!

I have been working on a PCB template for the standard cd4046 sstc driver you find all over the internet (original by scopeboy.com/Steve Conner). I didn't design any of this, I just added a second pair for each UCC, inorder to drive these bigger GDT's too, without breaking a sweat. You can just use two instead of four UCC's but I went more indept in my documentation. If you want to know something, just let me know.

Now here's the deal. I am willing to share the gerberfile and the component list with you, to use for your project's. But there are a few points I want to clarify:
  • I don't want anyone making money on this.
  • It is not finished and I still update the files.
  • I haven't tested this design yet.


* PLL-SSTC-Driver Rev 1.2.pdf

For anyone interested: I am also working on an interrupter board with staccato interrupting. I will probably upload them later on too. If anyone sees any design flaws please let me know.

« Last Edit: November 06, 2018, 04:19:52 PM by Fumeaux »

Offline Mads Barnkob

  • Administrator
  • High Voltage Expert
  • *****
  • Posts: 1186
  • Karma: +17/-0
  • Denmark
    • View Profile
    • Kaizer Power Electronics
Re: SSTC-Driver PCB
« Reply #1 on: October 30, 2018, 12:21:52 PM »
Hi Fumeaux and welcome to HVF :)

Thank you for sharing the design and files.

I can not open the files from my current location to check the routing, so I just wanted to ask if you have all unused inputs tied as specified in the datasheet "Unused inputs must be connected to VDD, VSS, or another input". This is often a root cause for instability when inputs are left floating and they can cross talk internally in the IC.

Just for reference to everyone else, the original source and comments from Steve Conner: http://www.scopeboy.com/tesla/dwsstc/wk2.html
http://www.kaizerpowerelectronics.dk - Tesla coils, high voltage, pulse power, audio and general electronics

Offline Fumeaux

  • High Voltage Experimenter
  • **
  • Posts: 70
  • Karma: +7/-0
    • View Profile
Re: SSTC-Driver PCB
« Reply #2 on: October 30, 2018, 01:53:32 PM »
Hi Mads!

Thank you for your tip. I made sure that i only have the pins not connected, that others didn't connect too, so it should be fine (those are just outputs, no input is floating).

It's great to be here, cheers.
« Last Edit: October 30, 2018, 03:04:01 PM by Fumeaux »

High Voltage Forum

Re: SSTC-Driver PCB
« Reply #2 on: October 30, 2018, 01:53:32 PM »

 


* Recent Topics and Posts

post Re: Royer oscillator (ZVS) driven Jacob's ladder, E80 core transformer
[Transformer (ferrite core)]
Mads Barnkob
Today at 10:41:35 AM
post Re: SGTC MK1 - An Accomplishment in Progress
[Spark gap Tesla coils]
Mads Barnkob
Today at 10:38:43 AM
post Re: Modern go-to switching devices
[Beginners]
Mads Barnkob
Today at 10:28:20 AM
post Re: High voltage Christmas ornaments
[Light, lasers and optics]
Mads Barnkob
Today at 10:25:20 AM
post Re: Unusual polarized non-electrolytic energy discharge capacitor
[Capacitor banks]
Mads Barnkob
Today at 10:18:51 AM
post Julabo ED Heating Immersion Circulator Test and Teardown
[Electronic circuits]
Mads Barnkob
Today at 08:55:48 AM
post Re: Mineral oil breakdown voltage
[Voltage Multipliers]
davekni
Today at 04:35:09 AM
post Re: Unusual polarized non-electrolytic energy discharge capacitor
[Capacitor banks]
T3sl4co1l
December 15, 2019, 07:44:41 PM
post Re: Unusual polarized non-electrolytic energy discharge capacitor
[Capacitor banks]
MRMILSTAR
December 15, 2019, 05:19:51 AM
post Re: High voltage Christmas ornaments
[Light, lasers and optics]
klugesmith
December 15, 2019, 04:57:27 AM
post Re: Unusual polarized non-electrolytic energy discharge capacitor
[Capacitor banks]
T3sl4co1l
December 15, 2019, 04:04:35 AM
post Re: High voltage Christmas ornaments
[Light, lasers and optics]
John123
December 15, 2019, 03:29:26 AM
post Re: Mineral oil breakdown voltage
[Voltage Multipliers]
klugesmith
December 15, 2019, 01:14:06 AM
post High voltage Christmas ornaments
[Light, lasers and optics]
klugesmith
December 15, 2019, 12:03:49 AM
post Small 65Kv X Ray Transformer hosuing build
[Transformer (iron core)]
DashApple
December 14, 2019, 10:52:49 PM
post Re: Mineral oil breakdown voltage
[Voltage Multipliers]
johnf
December 14, 2019, 09:23:27 PM
post Re: Mineral oil breakdown voltage
[Voltage Multipliers]
MRMILSTAR
December 14, 2019, 09:12:47 PM
post Re: Mineral oil breakdown voltage
[Voltage Multipliers]
johnf
December 14, 2019, 09:07:42 PM
post Re: Unusual polarized non-electrolytic energy discharge capacitor
[Capacitor banks]
MRMILSTAR
December 14, 2019, 09:04:49 PM
post Re: Mineral oil breakdown voltage
[Voltage Multipliers]
MRMILSTAR
December 14, 2019, 08:32:36 PM
post Re: Unusual polarized non-electrolytic energy discharge capacitor
[Capacitor banks]
klugesmith
December 14, 2019, 07:01:18 PM
post Re: Mineral oil breakdown voltage
[Voltage Multipliers]
klugesmith
December 14, 2019, 06:21:27 PM
post Mineral oil breakdown voltage
[Voltage Multipliers]
MRMILSTAR
December 14, 2019, 05:00:39 PM
post Re: QCW ramp generator
[Dual Resonant Solid State Tesla coils]
hammertone
December 14, 2019, 03:05:48 PM
post Re: Unusual polarized non-electrolytic energy discharge capacitor
[Capacitor banks]
T3sl4co1l
December 14, 2019, 05:45:54 AM
post Re: Modern go-to switching devices
[Beginners]
T3sl4co1l
December 14, 2019, 05:37:17 AM
post Re: SGTC MK1 - An Accomplishment in Progress
[Spark gap Tesla coils]
davekni
December 14, 2019, 05:26:41 AM
post Re: Modern go-to switching devices
[Beginners]
klugesmith
December 14, 2019, 04:54:15 AM
post Re: Duty cycle when driving a CRT TV flyback transformer
[Transformer (ferrite core)]
John123
December 14, 2019, 02:30:40 AM
post Re: Duty cycle when driving a CRT TV flyback transformer
[Transformer (ferrite core)]
jturnerkc
December 14, 2019, 02:21:19 AM
post Re: Aethra CCD Webcam Teardown - From Back When Streaming Was Expensive!
[Electronic circuits]
John123
December 14, 2019, 02:14:48 AM
post Modern go-to switching devices
[Beginners]
John123
December 14, 2019, 01:54:55 AM
post Re: Duty cycle when driving a CRT TV flyback transformer
[Transformer (ferrite core)]
John123
December 14, 2019, 01:37:03 AM
post Re: SGTC MK1 - An Accomplishment in Progress
[Spark gap Tesla coils]
jturnerkc
December 14, 2019, 12:57:15 AM
post Re: SGTC MK1 - An Accomplishment in Progress
[Spark gap Tesla coils]
MRMILSTAR
December 13, 2019, 11:48:12 PM
post Re: SGTC MK1 - An Accomplishment in Progress
[Spark gap Tesla coils]
jturnerkc
December 13, 2019, 11:19:27 PM
post Re: SGTC MK1 - An Accomplishment in Progress
[Spark gap Tesla coils]
John123
December 13, 2019, 11:00:18 PM
post Re: SGTC MK1 - An Accomplishment in Progress
[Spark gap Tesla coils]
jturnerkc
December 13, 2019, 10:50:03 PM
post Re: Unusual polarized non-electrolytic energy discharge capacitor
[Capacitor banks]
MRMILSTAR
December 13, 2019, 10:46:20 PM
post Re: Unusual polarized non-electrolytic energy discharge capacitor
[Capacitor banks]
klugesmith
December 13, 2019, 10:31:03 PM
post Re: Unusual polarized non-electrolytic energy discharge capacitor
[Capacitor banks]
AndreiRS
December 13, 2019, 10:00:04 PM
post Re: SGTC MK1 - An Accomplishment in Progress
[Spark gap Tesla coils]
John123
December 13, 2019, 09:08:28 PM
post Unusual polarized non-electrolytic energy discharge capacitor
[Capacitor banks]
MRMILSTAR
December 13, 2019, 09:06:47 PM
post Re: SGTC MK1 - An Accomplishment in Progress
[Spark gap Tesla coils]
MRMILSTAR
December 13, 2019, 08:56:27 PM
post Re: SGTC MK1 - An Accomplishment in Progress
[Spark gap Tesla coils]
jturnerkc
December 13, 2019, 05:05:55 PM
post Re: How do you keep in contact with forum people...?
[General chatting]
Mads Barnkob
December 13, 2019, 09:31:58 AM
post Re: My first DRSSTC on bricks
[Dual Resonant Solid State Tesla coils]
johnf
December 13, 2019, 07:56:39 AM
post Re: Royer oscillator (ZVS) driven Jacob's ladder, E80 core transformer
[Transformer (ferrite core)]
AndreiRS
December 13, 2019, 03:59:49 AM
post How do you keep in contact with forum people...?
[General chatting]
AndreiRS
December 13, 2019, 03:23:31 AM
post Re: Duty cycle when driving a CRT TV flyback transformer
[Transformer (ferrite core)]
klugesmith
December 13, 2019, 12:16:53 AM

Sitemap 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30