Capacitor doubler question

ErnieM

Joined Apr 24, 2011
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Look at the path the load current takes. It flows thru both capacitors. Thus the source capacitance is the series (lower) combination.
 

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oidium45

Joined Apr 24, 2010
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Thank you. I was thinking series however if you draw out the circuit a bit differently (aside from polarity) they appear parallel. It was throwing me off a bit.
 
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