can I use the ESD Protection as per schematic on the ADuM4160? [It is to be on a peripheral]
PS- I do NOT want to use the PiC's VUSB in this case...
PS:The process to get to this result is shown below:
I don't see any reason this implementation would be a problem.
After seeing the entire thing, I have a couple of comments.
1) the protection is to stop ESD and EOS from the cable being applied to the chip. Please review whether the ESD protection…
On the upstream side, the ADuM4160 has an integrated pullup, and you would be doubling up. So definitely do not use an integrated pull-up on the upstream side.
I don't see that you need…