Accession Number:

AD0684409

Title:

AVALANCHE RECTIFIERS AS TRANSIENT SUPPRESSORS.

Descriptive Note:

Technical note,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB PORT HUENEME CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

21.0

Abstract:

The note describes an avalanche controlled rectifier ACR. The tests indicate ACRs, which can handle extremely high power transients without failure, can be used to protect the active SCR transient suppression filters designed for continuous operation on commercial AC lines. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE