5mm Red LED

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Quoting product code: CK48C


About this product


  • 5mm red individual LED
  • Forward voltage of 10 - 14V and a forward current of 8.5mA
  • Non-flashing LED

Product overview

• 5mm red individual LED
• Forward voltage of 10 - 14V and a forward current of 8.5mA
• Non-flashing LED
• Viewing angle of 60 degrees

A 5mm diameter LED from the 12V series in a T-13/4 package. This LED is designed to connect across 12Vdc power supply rails. It has a 12V integral current limiting resistor, which means no external current limiter is required with a 12V supply. It has a diffused lens and a wide viewing angle of 60°.


Operating Specifications

Light Output:

12 mcdmcd

Viewing Angle:

60 °°

Forward Voltage:

10 - 14 VV

Reverse Voltage:


Forward Current:

8.5 mAmA

Power Dissipation:

120 mWmW

Dimensions & Weight


5 mmmm

Product Specifications




Package Contents:

1 x LED





Connection Type:

Through Hole



Standard LED

Do you do a 12V LED in white or yellow please (or any other colours, this one is red - or multicolour) ?  The lower power the better.

Asked by: Ritch
We do have a range of 12V LEDs available, the details of the non-red units can be found at the following links; Green - http://www.maplin.co.uk/p/5mm-green-led-ck49d Yellow - http://www.maplin.co.uk/p/5mm-yellow-led-cj61r Super Bright Green - http://www.maplin.co.uk/p/5mm-green-led-cj62s
Answered by: Gareth
Date published: 2016-05-25

Which leg connects to dc positive?

Asked by: electron
The longest leg is the positive side where as the negative side is shorter and has a flat edge.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2016-02-25
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