Opto Diode, Newbury Park, CA, offers the OD-624L High-Output Red LED with a dominant emission wavelength at 624 nm (typical) and a narrow beam angle that is ideal for fluorescence in medical, scientific testing instruments, and forensic applications. The lighting device delivers total power output ranging from 80 mW (minimum) to 170 mW (typical). The high-output red LED comes in a hermetically sealed TO-5 can with three leads. Under absolute maximum ratings at 25°C, the continuous forward current is 500 mA, with reverse voltage of 10V. The lead soldering temperature is 260°C, making the LED easy and convenient to install into new and/or existing lighting systems. www.optodiode.com 


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