MFG Part Number 16506-304
Multistage MS Series Thermoelectric Cooler
The MS2-102-22-22-17-17-00-W8 multistage thermoelectric cooler is able to reach colder temperatures than single stage thermoelectric coolers. It has a maximum Qc of 27.9 Watts when ΔT = 0 and a maximum ΔT of 94 °C at Qc = 0.
  • High temperature differential
  • Precise temperature control
  • Reliable solid-state operation
  • Environmentally-friendly
  • DC operation
  • RoHS-compliant

You can interact with the Performance Curves below to estimate the cooling performance by entering the thermal and electrical operating conditions for your application.
Click the [Save Changes] button to create a Customized PDF Datasheet.
Please Note: Actual application performance will vary from calculated values based on actual thermal design characteristics.

Electrical and Thermal Performance

Use the sliders, input fields and [UPDATE] button below to enter your application's electrical and thermal conditions. Use the Graph Y and X Axis buttons to display a variety of performance curves and use the Voltage/Current slider to choose the electrical operating point to display performance.
Click [Save Changes] button to save your results as a Customized PDF Datasheet.

Selected Operating Point
Cooling Power (Qc) = Watts
Current = Amps
Voltage = Volts
Power Supply = Watts
Power Dissipated (Qh) = Watts
Thot = °C
Optimum COP
Cooling Power (Qc) = 6.13 Watts
Current = 4.43 Amps
Voltage = 3.83 Volts
Power Supply = 16.95 Watts
COP = 0.36
Power Dissipated (Qh) = 23.08 Watts
Maximum Qc
Cooling Power (Qc) = 14.38 Watts
Current = 11.15 Amps
Voltage = 8.19 Volts
Power Supply = 91.27 Watts
COP = 0.16
Power Dissipated (Qh) = 105.65 Watts

Select Graph
Y - Axis

Select Graph
X - Axis

Imin: 2.3 A
Imax: 11.1 A

Vmin: 2.4 V
Vmax: 8.2 V
Click UPDATE to view changes in thermal operating conditions
Control Temp  
Ambient Temp  
Δ T  
Hot Side Thermal Resistance  
Cold Side Thermal Resistance  

Hot Side Temperature
27.0 °C
Qcmax (ΔT = 0)
27.9 Watts
ΔTmax (Qc = 0)
94.0 °C
Imax (I @ ΔTmax)
10.6 Amps
Vmax (V @ ΔTmax)
8.0 Volts
Module Resistance
0.75 Ohms
Max Operating Temperature
80 °C
61.0 gram(s)

* Specifications reflect thermoelectric coefficients updated March 2020

Finishing Options
Flatness / Parallelism
Hot Face
Cold Face
Lead Length
30.203 ±0.203 mm
1.189 ± 0.008 in
0.025 mm / 0.203 mm
0.001 in / 0.008 in
199.9 mm
7.87 in
Sealing Options
Temp Range
No sealing specified
  1.  Max operating temperature: 80°C
  2.  Do not exceed Imax or Vmax when operating module
  3.  Reference assembly guidelines for recommended installation
  4.  Solder tinning also available on metallized ceramics

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Date: 01/20/2022