Rectifier Diode 4000A, type D173-4000 (2400V – 3200V)
|Average forward current, IFAV||4000A|
|Voltage code, VRRM / 100||24 – 32|
Rectifier Diode D173-4000 AS ENERGITM is general purpose disc diode. This is a power p-n junction diode designed for converting DC and AC currents up to 4000A with frequency up to 500Hz in circuits with voltages up to 2400V – 3200V (voltage class from 24 to 32). Diode dimensions ØDxØdxH – 107x75x26 mm (outer case diameter X contact surface diameter X case height), weight – 1200 g.
The anode and cathode of the diode (polarity) are determined by the symbol on the case. Diodes are in a industry-standard ceramic press pack disc (capsule, tablet) housing. This rectifier diode can be an alternative product, replacement, analog, equivalent for other types diodes 3700A, 3800A, 3900A, 4000 amp in a disk type package.
For cooling during the operation of power semiconductor diodes they are mounted with coolers (heat sinks). Depending on the amount of heat generated and the working conditions of the semiconductors, either natural air flow cooling or forced cooling can be used.
When assembling, the necessary clamping force Fm specific for each type of diode case (indicated in the parameter table) must be provided.
Semiconductor diodes disc type are used in power equipment – power and control units, power regulators, converters (e.g. melting furnaces), controllers where fast switching and control of currents is necessary.
Specifications and parameters, datasheets PDF, sample technical passport, dimensions, outline drawings, case diagrams diodes, recommended coolers are listed below.
Our company provides a quality guarantee for power rectifier diode of 2 years from the date of purchase. When supplying diodes, if necessary, we provide technical passport, certificate of conformity.
Diode ratings: D173-4000-24 (4000A 2400V), D173-4000-26 (4000A 2600V), D173-4000-28 (4000A 2800V), D173-4000-30 (4000A 3000V), D173-4000-32 (4000A 3200V).
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General specifications of rectifier diodes D173-4000:
|Maximum allowable average forward current (Case temperature)||IF(AV) (Tcase)||5290 A (85ºC)|
|Repetitive peak reverse voltage||VRRM||2400-3200 V|
|RMS forward current||IFRMS||8305 A|
|Surge non-repetitive current||IFSM||53 kA|
|Safety factor||I2t||14045 kA2·s|
|Peak forward voltage, max||VFM||1.60 V|
|Peak current||IFM||12560 A|
|On-state threshold voltage, max||VF(TO)||0.85 V|
|On-state slope resistance, max||rT||0.065 mΩ|
|Repetitive peak reverse currents, max||IRRM||150 mA|
|Temperature of p-n junction, max||Tvj max||175 ºC|
|Thermal resistance, junction to case, max||Rth(j-c)||0.010 ºC/W|
|Clamping force||Fm||45±5 kN|
|Weight, approx.||W||1200 g|
|Package type, Dimensions||ØDxØdxH||PD73
|Recommended heatsinks||Heatsinks||O173, O273|
Part Numbering Guide for Rectifier Diode D173-4000:
|D||–||Diode, AS ENERGITM|
|173||–||Diode type (disc type).|
|4000||–||Average forvard current in open state IF(AV), Amp.|
|32||–||Voltage class VRRM / 100 (Nominal voltage – 3200 V).|
Diode D173-4000 datasheet:
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Heat sinks for power disc diodes:
Heat sinks (radiators) are used for single- and double-sided cooling of power semiconductor devices in disc design.
Heat sinks of coolers are made of aluminum radiator profiles and do not require additional protective coating when used in various climatic conditions.
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