What is 1N4007?

This electronic component, produced by the manufacturer "Vishay Siliconix", performs the same function as "100V, 1A, General Purpose Plastic Rectifier".

1N4007 Datasheet PDF - Vishay Siliconix

Part Number 1N4007
Description 100V, 1A, General Purpose Plastic Rectifier
Manufacturers Vishay Siliconix 
Logo Vishay Siliconix Logo 

When it comes to rectification diodes, the 1N4007 and 1N4148 are two commonly used models. While they may seem similar, there are significant differences in their properties that can impact their suitability for different applications. Here's a summary of the differences, pros, and cons of each diode:

The 1N4007 is a rectification diode that is designed for high-voltage applications, typically up to 1000V. It has a maximum current rating of 1A and a forward voltage drop of around 0.7V. The 1N4007 is a relatively slow diode, meaning that it takes a longer time to switch on and off.
Pros: High voltage rating High current capability Lower cost compared to other high-voltage rectifier diodes
Cons: Slow switching speed Higher forward voltage drop compared to other rectifier diodes Larger size compared to other rectifier diodes

vs 1N4148:

The 1N4148 is a signal diode that is designed for lower voltage applications, typically up to 100V. It has a maximum current rating of 200mA and a forward voltage drop of around 0.6V. The 1N4148 is a fast diode, meaning that it switches on and off quickly. Pros: Fast switching speed Low forward voltage drop Small size Cons:

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1N4001 thru 1N4007
Vishay General Semiconductor
General Purpose Plastic Rectifier
DO-204AL (DO-41)
1.0 A
50 V to 1000 V
IFSM (8.3 ms sine-wave)
30 A
IFSM (square wave tp = 1 ms)
45 A
VF 1.1 V
IR 5.0 μA
TJ max.
150 °C
• Low forward voltage drop
• Low leakage current
• High forward surge capability
• Solder dip 275 °C max. 10 s, per JESD 22-B106
• Compliant to RoHS Directive 2002/95/EC and in
accordance to WEEE 2002/96/EC
For use in general purpose rectification of power supplies,
inverters, converters and freewheeling diodes application.
• These devices are not AEC-Q101 qualified.
Case: DO-204AL, molded epoxy body
Molding compound meets UL 94 V-0 flammability rating
Base P/N-E3 - RoHS compliant, commercial grade
Terminals: Matte tin plated leads, solderable per
J-STD-002 and JESD 22-B102
E3 suffix meets JESD 201 class 1A whisker test
Polarity: Color band denotes cathode end
MAXIMUM RATINGS (TA = 25 °C unless otherwise noted)
SYMBOL 1N4001 1N4002 1N4003 1N4004 1N4005 1N4006 1N4007 UNIT
Maximum repetitive peak reverse voltage
Maximum RMS voltage
Maximum DC blocking voltage
Maximum average forward rectified current
0.375" (9.5 mm) lead length at TA = 75 °C
Peak forward surge current 8.3 ms single half
sine-wave superimposed on rated load
VRRM 50 100 200 400 600 800 1000 V
70 140 280 420 560 700 V
VDC 50 100 200 400 600 800 1000 V
1.0 A
30 A
Non-repetitive peak forward
surge current square waveform
TA = 25 °C (fig. 3)
tp = 1 ms
tp = 2 ms
tp = 5 ms
Maximum full load reverse current, full cycle
average 0.375" (9.5 mm) lead length TL = 75 °C
Rating for fusing (t < 8.3 ms)
I2t (1)
35 A
30 μA
3.7 A2s
Operating junction and
storage temperature range
- 50 to + 150
(1) For device using on bridge rectifier appliaction
Document Number: 88503 For technical questions within your region, please contact one of the following:
Revision: 23-Feb-11,,

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Revision: 13-Jun-16
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