Saturday, December 18, 2010

STK-0060II, 60W AF Amplifier

The following diagram is the circuit diagram of 60W AF Amplifier based on single IC STK-0060II. The IC is a high power amplifier manufactured by Sanyo.

STK-0060II, 60W AF Amplifier

STK-0060II Features:
STK STK-0060II is equipped with the following features:
  • IMST system
  • Dual power supply
  • Darlington pure complementary circuit
  • Metal substrate used IMSTc makes good thermal stability

Download STK-0060II datasheet include the application circuit schematic:
Download Link

About Audio Amplifier
An audio amplifier is an electronic amplifier that amplifies low-power audio signals (signals composed primarily of frequencies between 20 - 20 000 Hz, the human range of hearing) to a level suitable for driving loudspeakers and is the final stage in a typical audio playback chain.

The preceding stages in such a chain are low power audio amplifiers which perform tasks like pre-amplification, equalization, tone control, mixing/effects, or audio sources like record players, CD players, and cassette players. Most audio amplifiers require these low-level inputs to adhere to line levels.

While the input signal to an audio amplifier may measure only a few hundred microwatts, its output may be tens, hundreds, or thousands of watts. More explanation about power audio amplifier can be found at

This is a video tutorial about how to a very simple audio amplifier based on the LM386 amplifier chip. It can be built for less than $20 (or might be less than $8 in some countries) and used to amplify any low level audio signal including a guitar, bass or mp3 player.

Watch the video:

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