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Definition for silicon controlled rectifier


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SILICON CONTROLLED RECTIFIER
What is silicon controlled rectifier in electronics?
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silicon controlled rectifier

A thyristor with three external leads called the anode, cathode, and gate. The gate can turn the SCR on, but not off. Once the SCR is on, you have to reduce the current to less than the holding current to shut off the SCR.

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