Characteristics of Semiconductor Diodes 6501

Categories: Basic Electronics


ADTRON’s Model 6501, Characteristics of Semiconductor Diodes is a versatile and well – designed self – contained trainer kit. It is a useful training tool for the teacher and the students for basic electronics.


*          Study, perform, demonstrate and plot the V-I forward and reverse characteristics of :

               *          A germanium diode.

               *          A silicon diode.

*          Determination of Vknee , static and dynamic resistance from graph.

*          Comparison of characteristics of germanium and silicon diodes.


*          Completely self contained stand – alone unit.

*          Built – in germanium diode, silicon diode and other necessary components.

*          Built – in DC regulated variable power supply with short circuit protection of 0 – 12 V.

*          Mains ON / OFF switch with LED indicator for supply “ON”.

*          Multicoloured sturdy 4mm test points are provided at various stages in the circuit to observe the waveforms and voltages and for necessary inter connections.

*          Provision for connecting external voltmeter / current meter as per requirement.

*          Housed in an elegant ergonomically designed powder coated metal cabinet with a well spread intelligently designed circuit layout on the front panel.

*           Working on 230V, 50Hz, single phase AC mains.


*          4mm – 4mm terminated, sturdy, spring loaded patch cords :

               *          Quantity : 03 numbers provided.

*          Strongly supported by a comprehensive instruction manual complete with theory and operating details :

               *          Quantity : 01 number provided.