dropout current

dropout current

[′dräp‚au̇t ‚kə·rənt]
(electricity)
The maximum current at which a relay or other magnetically operated device will release to its deenergized position.
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Sipex Corporation , a leading provider of high performance, analog integrated circuits (ICs), today announced a family of low dropout current source LED drivers, the SP7611A, SP7612, and SP7614.