Part Number: 1N34A
Function: Vrm=45V, Point Contact Germanium Diode
Package: DO-7 Type
Manufacturer: NTE Electronics
Image and Pinouts:
The 1N34A is a point contact diode in a DO7 type package employing N−form Germanium and gives an efficient and excellent linearity when used in TV image detection, FM detection, radio AM detection, etc.
A diode is a two-terminal electronic component that conducts electrical current in only one direction, and acts as a barrier to current flow in the opposite direction. It is a type of semiconductor device that is widely used in electronic circuits for a variety of purposes, including rectification, voltage regulation, and signal processing.
In its simplest form, a diode consists of a single p-n junction, which is created by doping a semiconductor material with impurities to produce two regions with different electrical properties. The p-type region, with an excess of holes, is connected to the positive terminal of the diode, while the n-type region, with an excess of electrons, is connected to the negative terminal.
Absolute Maximum Ratings: (TA = +25°C)
1. Peak Reverse Voltage : VRM = 45V
2. Reverse Voltage DC : VR = 20V
3. Peak Forward Current : IFM : 150mA
4. Average Rectified Output Current : IO : 50mA
5. Surge Forward Current : Isurge = 500mA
1N34A Datasheet PDF
Other data sheets are available within the file: 1N34