TM 71-1.0-3.0 Thermoelectric Cooling Module
Specifications with Thot = 27 °С
20 x 20 x 3.2
Multi-purpose module TM 71-1.0-3.0 is a popular 20 x 20mm cooler intended for use with 5 to 8.6 volt (DC) power sources. Its compact size, good cooling capacity and relatively low heat ejection, make the module particularly popular where thermal loads are moderate and/or heatsinking space is limited.
Can be used with a very wide variety of economical extruded heat-sinks without the hot-side temperature becoming unreasonably high. It’s also frequently used in strings. For example, two connected in series can be operated from a 12V source (or 15V). Four in series are operated with a 24V source, etc. A combination of parallel strings of modules in series allows coverage of a large surface area.
TM 71-1.0-3.0 may be used for cooling, heating and thermal stabilization and is employed in a wide range of applications including electro-optic/photonic, fiber optic, aerospace/military, telecommunications. A version for thermal cycling is available.
Available with metalized and tinned surfaces.
Comprehensive Specifications (Hot-Side Temperature 27 °C)
Imax = 3.0 Amps (Imax is the maximum current at ΔTmax)
Vmax = 8.8 Volts (Vmax is maximum voltage at ΔTmax)
Qcmax = 16.6 Watts (Qcmax is maximum cooling capacity at Imax, Vmax and ΔT = 0 °C)
ΔTmax = 70 °C (ΔTmax is maximum temperature difference at Imax, Vmax and Qc = 0W)
Internal resistance = 2.20 Ω ± 10% as measured by AC 4-terminal method at 25 °C
Operating temperature range: -50 °C ~ +200 °C (Solder melting point: +235 °C)
Thickness tolerance: ± 0.025mm (Lapping to ± 0.01mm available.)
Flatness and parallel variance: ± 0.05mm
Standard lead wires: 22 AWG, Tin (Sn) plated at module interface, with a maximum temperature of +105 °C
(Other wiring options available.)
Maximum recommended compression: 1MPa
Ceramics: Alumina (AL2O3)
Metalized (and tinned) surfaces available
The lot number is printed on the center of the cold-side
Options & Designations (Suffix):
(for example: TM 71-1.0-3.0 "EL")
- Epoxy edge sealing = "E"
- RTV edge sealing = "RTV"
- Lapping to ± 0.01mm = "L"
Dimensions in mm
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Thermoelectric module performance curves are graphical representations showing the relationships between power applied and net cooling for a specific TE module.
Performance curves are valuable tools for quickly determining if a TE module is a suitable COOLER for an application; learning what power is required for an appropriate module to reach the desired temperature and heat pumping capacity; and to provide the basic information necessary for proper assembly design.
Curves with Th = 27 °C indicate what to expect operating in ambient temperatures around 20 °C (70 °F) with an operational "hot-side" temperature or Th about 7 °C above ambient.
Curves with Th = 50 °C are for outdoor, box-in-box, and other applications with ambient temperatures in the 40-50 °C range.
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