Now that you’ve thoroughly tested your first prototype, it’s time to go in for the next revision. In the final part of our 10-part series on power supply design we will walk you through the steps to validate your design.
First, it’s good practice to repeat all the testing steps from parts 1-9, if only as a sanity check. Once everything checks out, you will need to check your design’s reliability.
Example of a trend chart for validation testing