Electroluminescent panel power controller.
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EL panels use AC voltage. Nixies use DC and - all else being equal - more watts.
>William Chops Westfield <CISCO.COM> wrote: billw
>> Note that there are chips designed just for driving EL displays. Sipex is
>> one manufacturer. These apparently use dI/dt type drivers, along with the
>> minimal current requiresmenst of EL displays, and achieve high volatges with
>> a simple (external) inductor, and a couple of external resistors for timing.
>Could one of these be (ab)used into driving the anodes of a small number
>of Nixie tubes?
See also: www.piclist.com/techref/power.htm?key=power
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