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Re: Marshall LED's ,, Diode clipping....

4/22/1999 9:08 PM
DonaldRe: Marshall LED's ,, Diode clipping....
If the mismatched diodes are in parallel and facing opposite directions, you end up with asymetrical clipping, as one half of the signal clips at one forward voltage, while the other half clips at another. In series, the clipping voltage should be the sum of the forward voltages.