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January 2022 – Power Electronics Component Distributor

Published on: 27/01/2022

Delivering reliable power electronic components since 1964, GD Rectifiers is the go-to power electronics component distributor

Selection of semiconductor components, circuit protection devices, passive components, heatsinks and hardware, power assemblies and fuses collage

GD Rectifiers is one of the UK’s leading independent power electronic component distributors, specialising in semiconductor components, passive components, circuit protection devices, magnetic transducers and wound products, traction converters and subsystems. The company also manufactures their own range of power assemblies, controllers, heatsink and hardware and holds an ISO 9001:2015 accreditation.

Renowned for exceptional customer service and technical expertise, established in 1964 GD Rectifiers has a wealth of experience and understanding of the electronics industry. GD Rectifiers supports OEMs in every sector of power electronics manufacturing. We work with some of the world’s leading component brands revolutionising power electronic technology, to deliver 170,000+ components in stock, available for next day delivery.

GD Rectifiers is committed to servicing our customers with competitive pricing, short lead times and expert technical support. As a privately-owned business, we aim to provide a fast, tailored shopping experience that will encourage you to keep shopping with us.

As your preferred power electronics distributor, we guarantee:


1)   Competitive pricing

We work with customers to provide cost saving solutions where possible. Customers often approach us with target pricing and we explore all available options to try and meet these requests, or suggest a more cost effective alternative.

We also encourage customers to use GD Rectifiers as their preferred power electronics distributor and dual supplier so we can service their entire semiconductor, heatsink and power assembly product portfolio, which helps us to guarantee the best possible pricing.


2)   Inventory on our shelves

We hold at least 170,000 components in stock at any one time, offering our customers an extensive range of power electronic components. We have an impressive yet coherent product portfolio and we ensure we stock only the products we need on site. This gives us the flexibility to increase our stock holding of specific components when demand increases and it also allows more warehouse space for storing power assembly and heatsink call-off orders.


We work closely with manufacturers to deliver customers reliable components at competitive prices with the best possible lead times. We know our industry and customers extremely well, which is why we’re confident we have the products you need, when you need them.


3)   Minimal supply risks

We help customers minimise supply chain risks by offering a wide range of components available off the shelf. We are also best placed to deal with component shortages and can offer suitable component alternatives if a part is no longer in stock or modern day alternatives to obsolete parts.


4)   Unbeatable technical support

We work closely with buyers and engineers to share our knowledge and technical experience on every single project. Our highly experienced team offer a repair or replacement service or recommendation, can provide modern day alternatives to obsolete components and suggest customised solutions designed with your application in mind.


5)   Customised purchasing solutions

We tailor each quote to your business needs, we make it our job to understand your requirements including quantity, price, lead time, project lifecycle, application and any other parts or accessories that may be required. We work with you to offer the right purchasing solution for your requirements which can include: call-off orders, scheduled orders and volume orders. Each solution is tailored to our customer and their application.


6)   Extension to your business

We work as an extension to your business, providing support with inventory management, pricing, product availability and component obsolescence. We deliver key component updates and keep our customers informed every step of the way. We work with customers to brainstorm solutions to help keep your project on track, minimising the stress and inconvenience your team have to endure to make it a pleasant buying experience.


GD Rectifiers is a distributor for some of the world’s leading semiconductor, circuit protection, passive, electromagnetic and thermal management brands, including: IXYS, IXYS UK Westcode, Littelfuse, Semikron, EDI, Bussmann, Mersen, API Capacitors, Arcol, Enerdoor, Meth Kft, Meth Srl, Ocram, Sirio, Telcon and United Automation.


For further information on GD Rectifiers product range please click here, or contact our team today for a quote on: 01444 243 452 or email:


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