TO-220AB Component Package

Overview

Name TO-220AB (Transistor Outline 220AB)
Synonyms
  • TO-220-3
Variants
Similar To n/a
Mounting TH
Pin Count 3
Pitch 2.54mm (100mil)
Solderability Easily soldered by hand
Thermal Resistance
  • T_{JC} = 3^{\circ}{\rm C}/W
  • T_{JA} = 34^{\circ}{\rm C}/W
Land Area 44mm^2
Height 18.8mm high when mounted vertically, with pins pushed into PCB until they hit the taper.
3D Models n/a
Common Uses MOSFET’s

Comments

A variant on the TO-220 package with three leads and the pad (but only has three distinct connections). Commonly used in power electronics for components which require high heat-dissipation. Can dissipate about 1W of power without a heatsink.

3D Renders

A 3D render of the TO-220AB component package.
A 3D render of the TO-220AB component package.

Images

component-package-to-220ab-dimensions The dimensions of the TO-220AB component package.
component-package-to-220ab-photo A photo of the TO-220AB component package.
component-package-to-220ab-mounted-on-heatsink A photo of the TO-220AB component package, mounted on a heatsink.

 

Posted: April 7th, 2015 at 10:01 am