Help choosing a genral purpose mosfets to buy in bulk?

Hi, I am looing at buying  some mosfets in bulk. I need a mix of genral purpose N-channel annd P-channel mosfets. These have to be able to handle up to 40V and around 5 amp. These will be used for genral motor controlling and inductive loads. But mostley for prototyping.

I need a mosfet that is cheap, takes a bit of a bashing, robust, and easy to use.

Any suggestions on what I should get. I need both P channel and N channel mosfets for genral use.

Thanks for any help, David.

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iceng4 years ago
Your self imposed wide FET parameteric desires can be satisfied
by almost any TO-220 and bigger mosfet transistor.

I suggest the five or six distressed product resellers like :
http://www.goldmine-elec-products.com/products.asp?dept=1446
http://www.mpja.com/
which occasionally have sales of grabag specials where you can buy
large quantities of MOSFETs for pennies.

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David97 (author)  iceng4 years ago
Thanks alot Have you ever bought from this site before?
iceng David974 years ago
Yes... You can trust them.

The Florida place takes week for surface shipping to reach me in Nevada.
When I want it now, it's Air Mail cost..

What state do you live in ?

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David97 (author)  iceng4 years ago
I live in New Zealand in Christchurch
What gate voltages are you proposing ? I like the IRL 540 for general logic level inputs, but you sacrifice a bit of Rds (on)
David97 (author)  steveastrouk4 years ago
Sorry I should have said that in the question. I am looking for using it at gate voltages from around 3.3v to about 8v. I know that that is a broad spectrum but hopefully there is something out there. I was going to use it with by arduino (atmel328) at 5v most of the time. I was also looking at sending some PWM signals for speed controll.
Like I said then , the IRL series are pretty well ideal for your range
David97 (author)  steveastrouk4 years ago
Thanks I will check them out the next chance i get