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FeaturesTypical Applications
  1. International standard cases

  2. Hermetic metal cases with ceramic insulators

  3. Capsule packages for double sided cooling

  1. High power industrial and power transmission

  2. DC and AC motor control

  3. AC controllers

  4. Soft starters for induction motors

Overview of Bi-directional Control Thyristors

Bidirectional Control Thyristors (BCTs) are semiconductor switches that allow current to flow bidirectionally, enabling control of power flow in both forward and reverse directions. These devices are ideal for applications where reversible power control is required, such as motor drives, renewable energy systems, and battery management systems. BCTs offer fast switching speeds, high efficiency, and reliable control, making them crucial components in modern power electronics systems where precise bidirectional power control is essential.

The Characteristics of Bi-directional Control Thyristors

1. Bidirectional: Unlike ordinary unidirectional thyristors, bidirectional controlled thyristors can conduct electricity in two directions: forward and reverse; this makes them more flexible and convenient in many applications.

2. Quick switching ability: The bidirectional control thyristor has a fast switching speed, which can quickly complete the state transition from conduction to cutoff or cutoff to conduction, making them widely used in high-frequency circuits.

3. Control characteristics: Bidirectional control thyristors can control their conduction and cutoff states through smaller control signals, such as voltage or currentvhis allows them to easily use other circuits or devices to achieve complex control functions.

4. High reliability: The bidirectional control thyristor adopts strict quality control measures in the design and manufacturing process, ensuring high reliability and stability; this enables them to maintain stable performance in various harsh environments.

5. Widely applicable range: Due to the above characteristics, bidirectional control thyristors are widely used in power control, motor drives, pulse power systems, radar systems, communication equipment, testing equipment, and other fields.

Application of Bi-directional Control Thyristors

1. Motor control: Bi-directional Control Thyristors can be used in motor drive and control systems to achieve forward and reverse motor control. By changing the trigger signal of BCTs, the rotation direction of the motor can be controlled, thereby achieving precise position and speed control.


(Motor control)

2. Power management: BCTs can achieve power switch control and current regulation in a power management system. By adjusting the conduction angle of BCTs, the output voltage and current of the power supply can be controlled to meet the needs of different devices.


(Power management)

3. Pulse power systems: BCTs have many applications in pulse power systems, such as pulse generators, lasers, and radar systems. BCTs can generate high-power pulse signals in these systems to meet specific application requirements.


(Pulse power systems)

4. Communication system: BCTs can be used to modulate and demodulate signals in communication systems. By adjusting the conduction and cutoff states of BCTs, analog signals can be converted into digital signals, or digital signals can be converted into analog signals to achieve signal transmission and processing.


(Communication system)

5. Test equipment: In the test equipment, BCTs can be used to simulate loads and signal sources. By adjusting the working status of BCTs, different loads and signal sources can be simulated to test the performance and stability of the equipment.


(Test equipment)

Company Profile

PDDN Photoelectron Technology Co., Ltd.( is one of the leading enterprises in power electronics technology and power products, which is fully involved in developing solar inverters, transformers, voltage regulators, distribution cabinets, thyristors, modules, diodes, heaters, and other electronic devices or semiconductors. We will be committed to providing users with high-quality, efficient products and considerate service.

It accepts payment via Credit Card, T/T, West Union, and Paypal. PDDN will ship the goods to customers overseas through FedEx, DHL, by sea, or by air. If you want high-quality electronic devices or semiconductor products, please send us inquiries; we will be here to help you.


Payment Methods

L/C, T/T, Western Union, Paypal, Credit Card etc.


By sea, by air, by express, as customers request.

Storage Conditions

1) Store in a dry environment at room temperature.

2) Avoid damp and high temperature.

3) Use immediately after opening the inner packing bag.



What is Bi directional Control Thyristors?

Re: Bi directional Control Thyristors, also known as bidirectional controllable thyristors, are a special semiconductor switching device that can control current under both forward and reverse voltages; this means they can achieve current switching functions in both forward and reverse directions.


What are the main advantages of Bi directional Control Thyristors?

Re: The main advantage of Bi directional Control Thyristors lies in their bidirectional control capability. Compared to traditional unidirectional thyristors, it can handle forward and reverse currents without additional circuits, simplifying circuit design and reducing costs.


In which applications are Bi-directional Control Thyristors used?

Re: Bi-directional Control Thyristors are widely used in systems that require forward and reverse current control, such as battery management systems for electric vehicles, solar inverters, wind power generation systems, etc. In these applications, they can ensure the stability and effective management of current.


How to choose and use Bi directional Control Thyristors?

Re: When selecting and using Bi directional Control Thyristors, consideration should be given to their rated voltage, current capacity, triggering method, and heat dissipation performance. Meanwhile, due to their bidirectional characteristics, it is necessary to ensure that this is taken into account in circuit design and application to avoid unnecessary damage or performance degradation.


How to ensure the reliability of Bi directional Control Thyristors?

Re: To ensure the reliability of Bi directional Control Thyristors, it is necessary first to ensure that they operate within the specified voltage and current range. In addition, appropriate heat dissipation measures, regular inspections, and maintenance are also essential. Meanwhile, considering its bidirectional characteristics, special attention should be paid to protective measures in circuit design and application to avoid possible damage.

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