TCST5250 Part Information

Details for TCST5250 by Vishay Intertechnology

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Stock Information
Available in stock: 9090
Additional stock arrives in: 4 weeks
Manufacturer: VISHAY

Part Description

The TCST5250 is a transmissive sensor that includes an infrared emitter and a phototransistor, located face-to-face on the optical axes in a leaded package which blocks visible light.

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Part Features

  • - Package type: leaded - Detector type: phototransistor - Dimensions (L x W x H in mm): 14.3 x 6 x 9.5 - Gap (in mm): 2.7 - Aperture (in mm): 0.5 - Typical output current under test: IC = 1.5 mA - Daylight blocking filter - Emitter wavelength: 950 nm - Lead (Pb)-free soldering released - Compliant to RoHS directive 2002/95/EC and in accordance to WEEE 2002/96/EC

Part Specifications

Sensor Output Phototransistor
Sensor Mounting Through Hole
Gap Width 2.7mm
Aperture Width 0.5mm
Forward Current If 60mA
Reverse Voltage Vr 6V
Forward Voltage 1.5V
Product Range TCST5250
Automotive Qualification Standard AEC-Q101
SVHC No SVHC (15-Jun-2015)
Output Current 1.5mA
Sensing Range Max 2.7mm
RoHS Compliant

Alternative Part Descriptions

  • SENSOR TRANS. NO FLAGS, 0,5mm APERT.-e2 | RS Components
  • OPTICAL SENSOR TRANSMISSIVE / SLOTTED INTERRUPTER; Sensor Output:Phototransistor; Sensor Mounting:Through Hole; Gap Width:2.7mm; Aperture Width:0.5mm; Forward Current If:60mA; Reverse Voltage Vr:6V; Forward Voltage:1.2V RoHS Compliant: Yes | Newark Electronics
  • TCST5250 Series Single Channel 70 V Transmissive Optical Sensor Phototransistor | Future Electronics EMEA
  • Photointerrupter Transmissive 2.7mm Phototransistor 4-Pin Tube | Avnet America
  • Photointerrupter Transmissive 2.7mm Phototransistor 4-Pin Tube | Avnet Europe
  • Photointerrupter Transmissive 2.7mm Phototransistor 4-Pin Tube | Avnet Asia
  • Optical Fork Sensor [Vishay] TCST5250 Optical Fork Sensor | Distrelec
  • TCST5250 Series Single Channel 70 V Transmissive Optical Sensor Phototransistor | Future Electronics
  • TCST5250 Series Single Channel 70 V Transmissive Optical Sensor Phototransistor | Future Electronics APAC

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