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16 Ways to Design a Switch-Mode Power Supply (.PDF Download)

Simply put, designing a power supply is a major undertaking. After making your build vs. buy decision, you face a myriad of circuit choices—more than you probably realize.  Building a power supply used to be relatively straightforward, but with switch-mode methods dominating these days, it has become a complex specialty. If you’re not a power-supply expert and/or this is one of your first designs, you may need some guidance. The information presented here should help you

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