Re: l7805cv Gets hot! #bitx40help

Ben Bangerter, K0IKR
 

The 5 V regulator on my raduino runs cool.  My raduino, including the LCD display, draws 76 mA at supply voltages from 8-12 volts.  Where is all your current going?  I removed the regulator and reinstalled it on the side of the board where the connctors attach.

Ben - K0IKR

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