ACS108-8SN-TR AC Switches by STMicroelectronics

Overvoltage Protected AC switch

Status: Active
Series: ACS108-8SN
RoHS: Compliant
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The ACS108-8SN belongs to the AC switch range (built with A. S. D. ® technology). This high performance switch can control a load of up to 0.8 A. These devices switch include an overvoltage crowbar structure to absorb the inductive turn-off energy, and a gate level shifter driver to separate the digital controller from the main switch. It is triggered with a negative gate current flowing out of the gate pin.
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Enables equipment to meet IEC 61000-4-5 surge with overvoltage crowbar technology
High noise immunity against static dV/dt and IEC 61000-4-4 burst
Needs no external protection snubber or varistor
Reduces component count by up to 80% and Interfaces directly with the micro-controller
Common package tab connection supports connection of several alternating current switches on the same cooling pad
VCL gives headroom before clamping then crowbar action


Application Notes
AN2986 AC switch triggering with 3.3 V power supply
AN5649 How to evaluate and improve Triacs immunity to EFT bursts
AN4993 How to implement a SCR or a Triac in a hybride relay application
AN4564 Is a positive power supply mandatory for my application, or could a negative output work also?
AN2703 Parameter list for SCRs, Triacs, AC Switches, and Diacs
AN1296 Ring wave tests with ACS108 driving valves and pumps
AN533 SCRs, TRIACs, and AC switches, thermal management precautions for handling and mounting
AN440 Triac control with a microcontroller powered from a positive supply
AN1379 Z01 and ACS behavior compared under fast voltage transients

Alternative Descriptions

ACS108 Series 800 V 10 mA Ihold 0.8 A Overvoltage Protected AC Switch-SOT-223 | Future Electronics
TRIAC, 800V, 0.8A, SOT-223 | element14
Thyristor |Stmicroelectronics ACS108-8SN-TR | Newark Electronics
Overvoltage Protected AC Switch 4-PinSOT-223 T/R | Avnet Europe
Thyristor: AC switch | Transfer Multisort Elektronik
Overvoltage ACS 0.8A 600 and 800V 10mA | Mouser Electronics

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