Rectifier

Made:
1930s - 1940s in England
maker:
General Electric Company Limited

General Electric Company rectifier U50 from National Valve Museum:

The U50 is a directly heated full wave rectifier, with inverted v's of coated tape as filaments. The maximum reservoir capacitance is 32 µF and minimum series resistance is 100 Ohms.

Details

Category:
Radio Communication
Object Number:
Y1984.48.177
Materials:
glass, metal (unknown), plastic (unidentified)
type:
rectifier
taxonomy:
  • vehicles and vehicle components
  • vehicle component
credit:
Gift of Dr. G. R. Airth
status:
Permanent collection

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