Development criteria and benefits of a quartz controlled system operating in Class AD are discussed with practical results from 150 W per channel units. These show it is possible to meet very stringent linearity, TID, and wide open loop power bandwidth requirements while maintaining 100 dB switching ripple rejection at the load terminals. Subjective performance is also carefully considered.
Click to purchase paper as a non-member or login as an AES member. If your company or school subscribes to the E-Library then switch to the institutional version. If you are not an AES member and would like to subscribe to the E-Library then Join the AES!
This paper costs $33 for non-members and is free for AES members and E-Library subscribers.