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Thread: Current on a PCB
face BY : David Kott email (remove spam text)

> Could anybody tell me what the recommended minimum track widths are for
> different current values. A general case formula or rule of thumb would be
> great but specifically around 0.4-0.5 amps.

I use a nice calculator that UltraCAD corp. has made available.  It will
solve for tracewidth, temperature rise, ampacity, width and thickness of



<003b01bfca2b$699d8a80$810000c0@dkott> 7bit

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