BY296 - BY299
2.0 AMPS. Fast Recovery Rectifiers
High efficiency, Low VF
High current capability
High surge current capability
Low power loss.
Cases: Molded plastic
Epoxy: UL 94V-0 rate flame retardant
Lead: Pure tin plated, Lead free., solderable
per MIL-STD-202, Method 208 guaranteed
Polarity: Color band denotes cathode end
High temperature soldering guaranteed:
260oC/10 seconds/.375”,(9.5mm) lead lengths
at 5 lbs.,(2.3kg) tension
Weight: 1.2 grams
Dimensions in inches and (millimeters)
Maximum Ratings and Electrical Characteristics
Rating at 25 oC ambient temperature unless otherwise specified.
Single phase, half wave, 60 Hz, resistive or inductive load.
For capacitive load, derate current by 20%
Symbol BY296 BY297 BY298
Maximum Recurrent Peak Reverse Voltage
Maximum RMS Voltage
Maximum DC Blocking Voltage
Maximum Average Forward Rectified Current
.375”(9.5mm) Lead Length @TA = 55 oC
Peak Forward Surge Current, 8.3 ms Single
Half Sine-wave Superimposed on Rated Load
(JEDEC method )
Maximum Instantaneous Forward Voltage
Maximum DC Reverse Current @ TA=25 oC
at Rated DC Blocking Voltage @ TA=125 oC
Maximum Reverse Recovery Time ( Note 1 )
Typical Junction Capacitance ( Note 2 )
Typical Thermal Resistance
Operating Temperature Range TJ -65 to +150
Storage Temperature Range
TSTG -65 to +150
1. Reverse Recovery Test Conditions: IF=0.5A, IR=1.0A, IRR=0.25A
2. Measured at 1 MHz and Applied Reverse Voltage of 4.0 Volts D.C.
3. Mount on Cu-Pad Size 16mm x 16mm on P.C.B.