1N4007 Diode – 1A, 1000V, Silicon Rectifier – Panjit

1N4007 diode has a maximum reverse voltage rating of 1000V and a maximum forward current rating of 1A.

Function: 1A, 1000V, Plastic Silicon Rectifier

Package: DO-41 Type


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This is 1000V, 1A, Rectifier, diode. It is part of the 1N400x series of diodes, which includes several other variants with different maximum voltage and current ratings.

1N4007 is rectifier diodes commonly used in electronic circuits to convert AC to DC voltage.


1. Low forward voltage drop
2. High current capability
3. High reliability
4. High surge current capability

Mechanical Data:

1. Case : DO-41 Molded plastic
2. Epoxy : UL 94V-O rate flame retardant.
3. Lead : Axial leads, solderable per MIL-STD-750, Method 2026
4. Polarity : Color band denotes cathode end

Other data sheets are available within the file: 1N4001,1N4002,1N4003,1N4004,1N4005

1N4007 Datasheet PDF

Other data sheets are available within the file: 1N4001, 1N4002, 1N4003, 1N4004, 1N4005

1N4007 vs 1N5408?

0. Maximum current ratings:

1N5408 has a higher maximum current rating of 3A compared to 1N4007’s maximum current rating of 1A.

1. Forward voltage drop:

1N4007 has a lower forward voltage drop of about 0.7V compared to 1N5408’s forward voltage drop of about 1V. This means that 1N4007 is more efficient at converting AC to DC voltage.

2. Switching speed:

1N4007 has a faster switching speed compared to 1N5408. This means that 1N4007 is more suitable for applications where a faster response time is required.

3. Physical size:

1N5408 is physically larger than 1N4007 and can handle higher power levels.

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