PCB Mounting tricolour 5mm LED


A 5mm LED manufactured by Kingbright (part number L-59CB/1E) in a white diffused package and housed in a black plastic casing making it ideal for direct PCB mounting. The LED package contains two individual LEDs with a common cathode connection on the centre leg. Each of the LEDs can be lit indiviually by connecting either anode (outside pins) offering either a red or green light. A third colour (a mixture of the two primary colours) can be obtained by connecting both anodes to a positive supply.

* Colour 1: Red
* Colour 2: Green
* Wavelength Colour 1: 625nm
* Wavelength Colour 2: 565nm
* Luminous Intensity Colour 1: 90mcd
* Luminous Intensity Colour 2: 70mcd
* Forward Current Colour 1: 30mA
* Forward Current Colour 2: 30mA
* Forward Voltage Colour 1: 2.0V
* Forward Voltage Colour 2: 2.2V
* Reverse Voltage: 5V
* Viewing Angle: 60‚°

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