Accession Number : AD0855013

Title :   Evaluation of X-89 and TI-680 Silicon Rectifiers by Comparison with 6X4W and 6X4WA Vacuum-Tube Rectifiers.

Descriptive Note : Interim rept.,

Corporate Author : ARINC RESEARCH CORP WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Drummond, Anthony

Report Date : 08 MAY 1959

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : During the observation period covered by the report, the developmental X-89 silicon rectifier and its commercial version TI-680 have demonstrated a significantly superior reliability to that of their vacuum-tube counterparts, type 6X4W and 6X4WA, in power supplies with various types of circuits and load characteristics, whether the equipments are used aboard ship, in aircraft, or on the ground. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*RECTIFIERS, SILICON), RELIABILITY(ELECTRONICS), ELECTRICAL PROPERTIES, POWER SUPPLIES.

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE