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Question regarding voltage regulator Amp output

http://www.robotshop.com/ca/dimension-engineering-de-swadj.html Does this voltage regulator output strictly a 1.5A current or will it output as much as the load demands (I will have 8 or 9 DAGU microservos at 6V and I honestly don`t know how many Amps that takes but I would guess somewhere around 1.5?). I`m just getting really confused from reading all these data sheets... they`re driving me crazy! 

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Running multiple vregs from the same source is another option to keep the current high enough for each servo while keeping the v at a set level....run 3 per vreg to keep the current high enough. 

An update to my earlier answer.

I am currently making a Quadbot based robot with 10 miniature servos. You really need at least 3A. When the robot powers up, all servos tend to move at once, often under load and I found 3A was the minimum (checked it with an amp-meter).

You definitely need to use good quality NiMh batteries and you may also need to use heavy guage wiring for the power from the batteries to your controller.

The question is not stupid, but the title / headline is :) (when I write this, its "A stupid question...".

Please edit the headline, so it makes sense for people browsing, like "Output from voltage regulator", or something helpful for others with interest in the subject, thanks :)

Frits is right about that, it is like calling your post "Help..."

Always try to include some information about the nature of your problem in the title.

Most regulators such as this one are VOLTAGE regulated. The out put is a fixed voltage and the current rating is the maximum current that can be delivered.

In some cases such as recharging a battery you might use a CURRENT regulator. The regulator will try and maintain the current at a set level but the voltage can change.

As far as powering 8 or 9 microservos goes I do not think 1.5A will be enough unless the load is very light. Each servo could have a stall current of 500mA or more.

If you are using a 7.2V NiMh pack or a 7.4V LiPo pack then put 2x 3A diodes in series. This will give you up to 3A at aproximately 6V as each diode will drop between 0.6V and 0.8V depending on how much current is drawn.

I would not recommend alkaline batteries as they cannot deliver enough current for long periods of time.

Check my Tip/walkthrough showing different power supply cofigurations here: http://letsmakerobots.com/node/3880