Length: 9/16", Overall Diameter: 7/16"
For Use With/on
Instrument landing system (ils)
Current Rating In Amps
Protected Item Name
Voltage In Volts
Absorber, Overvoltage, also referenced with federal logistics item name code 21899
- An item specifically designed to absorb and consume surges of voltage such as that resulting across contacts when breaking a circuit having an inductive load or a burst of static across a telephone receiver. it is connected in parallel with the item it is protecting. it may be made up of metallic rectifier cells or semiconductor devices connected back-to-back which may or may not be shunted by a capacitor. it may also be a single rectifier cell or semiconductor device shunted by a capacitor. excludes metallic rectifiers which are rated for rectifying capabilities and all single unit semiconductor devices not shunted by a capacitor. for items perfoming this function by use of voltage sensitive resistors, see resistor, voltage sensitive. see also cutout disk, protective.
National Stock Number (NSN): 5920-00-003-2940