The Fairchild/ON Semiconductor CQX17 is an infrared (IR) emitter with a forward voltage of 1.7V and a viewing angle of 80°. This product is packaged in the TO-46-2 Metal Can and has a continuous forward current of 100mA. The CQX17 is suitable for use in various applications such as remote control systems, light barriers, and optical switches. This product is now obsolete(EOL) but still has a medium popularity and balance supply and demand status. This product does not have any information on radiant intensity (Ie) min @ If and temperature range - operating.