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flyback power supply
flyback power supply[′flī‚bak ′pau̇r sə‚plī]
A high-voltage power supply used to produce the direct-current voltage of about 10,000-25,000 volts required for the second anode of a cathode-ray tube in a television receiver or oscilloscope.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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In a flyback power supply
, the collector or drain of the power switch can fly up to very high voltages well above the input voltage.
An embedded flyback power supply
generates all internal supplies from a single 15V input.