1987.0487.213.01 Texas Instruments Collection Object

Silicon Power Transistors
TI number: G00168

These items are examples of silicon power transistors in the TO-3 package. This package has been used in production at TI for a wide variety of silicon and germanium chips since the early 1960's.

These are flange mounted packages with the caps welded to the header. The header and cap are nickel plated copper sealed by a cold weld. The leads are glass-to-metal feed-throughs brazed in place. See G00167 for typical device specifications and other information.

Related material in collection: G00167
Texas Instruments (Ed Allison; Jim Lineback.)

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