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flyback diode for 300A peak current motor

Discussion in 'General Electronics Chat' started by adrenalina, Feb 4, 2012.

  1. adrenalina

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    Hello everybody. Just a quick question, what diode would you recommend for a 300A peak current motor and 3.4A no load?
     
  2. crutschow

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    What's the full-load current? The diode should probably be rated for a least that amount of current.
     
  3. adrenalina

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  4. crutschow

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    If the voltage rating is adequate, that device should work fine.
     
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