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.
C-ECX-XFT Capacitor - F&T, Multi-Section, Electrolytic
Made in Germany. 1-⅜" x 2". Clamp required. Similar to LCR.
Starting at $9.95
C-EC100X2-500 Capacitor - JJ Electronics, 500V, 100/100µF, Electrolytic
Same diameter as LCR. Great for use in Marshall amplifiers. 1-3/8" dia. x 2 7/8" height. S-H122 is a good mounting clamp for this can
$11.50
C-ET-500-JJ Capacitor - JJ Electronics, 500V, Axial Lead Electrolytic
Electrolytic axial capacitor rated at 500 Volts. These capacitors have special features which enable them to excel in music industry applications. Low impedance, Low ESR, Wide frequency range.
  • Operating temperature: -25°C to 70°C
  • Nominal Voltage: 500Vdc
  • Rated Capacitance: 30µF - 100 µF (depending on capacitor)
  • Capacitance tolerance (at 100Hz, 20°C): -10%+30%
  • Dissipation factor (at 100Hz, 20°C): 0.18
  • Leakage current (after 5 minutes application of rated voltage): 0.004 C.U.

1.66" length x 0.99" diameter 1.70" lead length.
Starting at $6.50
C-EC100-100-500 Capacitor - CE Mfg., 500V, 100/100µF
CE Manufacturing USA Made Multi Section Can Capacitor. Reproduced To Exact Mallory Specs Using Original Mallory Machinery
  • 100/100uF - 500VDC Electrolytic
  • FP / Twist Lock Style. Solder Tabs
  • -10%, +50% Tolerance, 55°C Temperature Rating
  • 1 ⅜"D X 4"H
$40.90
C-ET-X-MOD Capacitor - Mod® Electronics, Aluminum Electrolytic, 105°C, Axial Lead
Mod® Electronics electrolytic capacitors provide builders with quality capacitors that offer long-lasting performance at the highest degree. These capacitors are designed with tube amplifiers in mind; each capacitor is rated at 105°C. This temperature rating provides a highly-stable capacitance in any device, be it vacuum tube or solid state. The Mod® electrolytic capacitor line features capacitance values that are common in many vintage amplifiers but are not readily available today. Builders and techs can confidently use these capacitors to match the original specifications of their equipment.
Starting at $0.35
C-SA Capacitor - Sprague Atom, Aluminum Electrolytic
Aluminum Capacitors +85 °C, axial lead. The best electrolytic money can buy. Features:
  • Low leakage current
  • Long shelf life
  • Ideal for application in TV sets, auto radios, radio-phone combinations, electronic testing equipment
Starting at $2.50
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