Re: i've found a cheap 15A triac in Australia!!!!
- --- In Distillers@yahoogroups.com, "Mike Nixon" <mike@s...> wrote:
> Matthew Garner wrote:but you may
> Subject: [Distillers] i've found a cheap 15A triac in Australia!!!!
> Hi Matt,
> This link will get you there:
> However, this is not what you really want ... it's a good triac,
> have seen Spolatio's warning that some triacs have live tabs, andthis is
> one of them. It is also rated for only 400V 15A, and it is betterif you
> have a bit more leeway built into your controller. The type Iwould
> recommend is the BTA139-600 which is rated for 600V 25A and has aninsulated
> tab.I just bought one of these from Jaycar in Aspley, Brisbane and the
> Mike N
one they are actually selling is the BTA16 600B - 16A, 600V
insulated tab. This may be a local difference but it's probably
worth checking what your store is selling as it's a much better
triac. I also got their plugpack enclosure to build it in (stock no.