Re: [uCsimm] Voltage regulator backwards?

From: Robert Vogt IV (
Date: Sun Aug 05 2001 - 22:18:36 EDT


> It might get a little warm, but that's definitely too hot. Check to make
> sure that your power supply outputs DC, and that it is positive tip.
> Otherwise, you're running voltage through it backwards.
        Its DC, and the inner ring is set to -ve.

> Yes, the 0.1uF caps are not polarized, but the big electrolytic is.
         Good. :)


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