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Capacitors

Capacitors are passive devices that are used in almost all electrical circuits for rectification, coupling and tuning. Also known as condensers, a capacitor is simply two electrical conductors separated by an insulating layer called a dielectric. The conductors are usually thin layers of aluminum foil, while the dielectric can be made up of many materials including paper, mylar, polypropylene, ceramic, mica, and even air. Electrolytic capacitors have a dielectric of aluminum oxide which is formed through the application of voltage after the capacitor is assembled.

Characteristics of different capacitors are determined by not only the material used for the conductors and dielectric, but also by the thickness and physical spacing of the components.

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C-EC40-20-20Capacitor - CE Mfg., 500V, 40/20/20 μF

CE Manufacturing USA Made Multi Section Can Capacitor. Reproduced To Exact Mallory Specs Using Original Mallory Machinery.



  • 40/20/20uF 500VDC Electrolytic.
  • FP / Twist Lock Style. Solder Tabs.
  • -10%, +50% Tolerance, 55°C Temperature Rating.
  • 1 3/8"D X 2 1/2"H.

$38.80
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C-EC40-20X3-500Capacitor - JJ Electronics, 500V, 40/20/20/20µF, Electrolytic
JJ Electronic multi-section electrolytic can capacitor, 40/20/20/20 µF -10%+30% @ 500 V. 1-1/2" diameter x 2" height (40 x 50 mm). Clamp mount, solder lug terminals. Excellent for music industry applications
$15.70
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