I have this bridge rectifier (Image below). https://www.deantechnology.com/products/hvhp10k

How do I wire this? I know how to wire four pin bridge rectifiers but how do I wire this two pin rectifier?

Two pin bridge rectifier - HVHP10K

  • \$\begingroup\$ It's not a bridge rectifier. \$\endgroup\$
    – Andy aka
    May 28, 2020 at 10:03

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A rectifier doesn't necessarily have to be of the bridge type. In fact, "rectifier" is basically synonymous with "diode", which is what I believe you've linked here - A diode packaged in a heatsink assembly.

From the same website, scroll down and go to "Full Wave Bridge Rectifiers". Sounds like those are what you're after.

  • \$\begingroup\$ I see now thanks. So if I wanted to use this as a bridge rectifier I would need to use 4 of these as the diodes in a normal bridge rectifier setup? \$\endgroup\$
    – ED9909
    May 28, 2020 at 13:21
  • \$\begingroup\$ Yep, that's my understanding - either 4 of those or a different part \$\endgroup\$
    – Orotavia
    May 28, 2020 at 13:29

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