1987.0487.223.02 Texas Instruments Collection Object

Silicon Power Transistors
TI number: G00162

These items are examples of silicon power transistors in the TO-59 package. This package has been used in production at TI with a wide variety of silicon chips since the early 1960's.

These are stud mounted packages with the caps welded to the header. The leads are tubular and glass sealed to the cap. The header is copper with a brazed ring to which the kovar cap is welded. See G00161 for typical device specifications for the various silicon chips used.

Related material in collection: G00161.
Texas Instruments (Ed Allison, Jim Lineback.)

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