Blocking Diodes - In the shape of a standard
fuse! You are
going to love these new blocking diodes to prevent power
from leaking back into the solar panels at night. An easy
to install high efficiency blocking diode made in the shape
of a fuse to fit into a standard fuse holder.
These special low voltage drop schottky diode can carry up
to 5 amps. They make installing a blocking diode easy with
crimp on connections at the ends.
Perfect for many types of solar modules.
Model: BD5 (diode only) or BDF5 (with fuse holder)
• Prevents power leaking back into solar modules at
• Easy to install with crimp on fuse holder
• Low voltage drop
• Extreme temperature range –40°C to +85°C
(-40°F to +185°F)
• Solid brass ends
• 5 year warranty
Designed and built in North America
Charging current (at 85 °C) 5 amps DC
Max. reverse voltage 40 volts
Typical voltage drop 0.3 volts at 5 amps
Fuse holder crimp on wire size #16 to #12 AWG
Temperature range: –40°C to +85°C (-40°F to +185°F)
Weight: 6.6 grams
Size (L x D): 3.175 x 0.635 cm (1.25 x 0.25 inches)
Fuse Holder Size (L x D): 2-3/8 x 0.5 inches
Mounting: standard fuse holder
Available in packages of 10, 100 or 1000.