Diode clipping circuit

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  1. novop

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  2. beenthere

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    Not at all. A diode conducts when voltage across it is on the order of 700 mv. Think of arranging a diode such that it has a bias voltage on the cathode side. What might that voltage be to let it conduct as an applied waveform reaches a 5 volt level?
     
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