Artifact Details

Title

2N343 transistor

Catalog Number

102718905

Type

Physical object

Date

Circa early 1960s

Manufacturer

Transitron Electronic Corporation

Identifying Numbers

Model number 2N343
Other number 6123 On the side of the object.

Dimensions

overall: 1 7/8 in x 3/8 in x 3/8 in

Description

Included is a description card from the Transistor Museum that says, "
Device ID: Transitron 2N343 transistor
Type: Silicon NPN grown junction
Case Color/Style: Black metal welded seal
Vintage/Date Code: Early 1960s
Use: One watt medium power/gen purposes
Notes: Expensive early silicon power type, used by the U.S. military in large quantities."

Category

Component/Semiconductor/transistor

Collection Title

The Jack Ward Transistor Museum Collection

Credit

Gift of Jack Ward

Lot Number

X7358.2015