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.

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-ETX-500-FT Capacitor - F&T, 500V, Type A, Axial Lead
Operating temperature range -40°C to 85°C. Axial lead electrolytic. Made in Germany. Founded in 1948 by Heinz Fischer and Alfred Tausche, F&T Capacitors has over 60 years of experience in producing some of the finest capacitors available today. F&T Caps are known for their great tone and reliability.
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C-SA Capacitor - Sprague Atom, Aluminum Electrolytic
Aluminum Capacitors +85 °C, axial Lead. The best electrolytic money can buy.
Starting at $2.23
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C-ET22-500-IL Capacitor - Illinois, 500V, 22µF, Axial Lead Electrolytic
Illinois Capacitor Inc. high quality low leakage axial lead electrolytic capacitor
  • 22uF/500V
  • Rated for 85° C operation
  • Tolerance: -20%, +50%
  • Measures 0.64" dia. x 1.53" length
$3.52
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C-ET16-475-FT Capacitor - F&T, 475V, 16µF, Axial Lead
Founded in 1948 by Heinz Fischer and Alfred Tausche, F&T Capacitors has over 60 years of experience in producing some of the finest capacitors available today. F&T Caps are known for their great tone and reliability.
  • 16uF/475V
  • Axial lead electrolytic
  • Made in Germany
  • 0.63" dia. x 1.50" long
  • Operating temperature range -40°C to 85°C
$5.24
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C-ET100-100-FT Capacitor - F&T, 100V, 100µF, Axial Lead
0.41" dia. x 1.21" long. Operating temperature range -40°C to 105°C.
Axial lead electrolytic. Made in Germany.
Founded in 1948 by Heinz Fischer and Alfred Tausche, F&T Capacitors has over 60 years of experience in producing some of the finest capacitors available today. F&T Caps are known for their great tone and reliability.
$2.18
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C-ET-160 Capacitor - 160V, Axial Lead Electrolytic
High quality low leakage tubular electrolytic capacitor. Rated for 85° C operation. Tolerance -20%, +50%.
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C-EC50-50-500 Capacitor - JJ Electronics, 500V, 50/50µF, Electrolytic
Same diameter as LCR. Great for use in Marshall amplifiers. 1-3/8" diameter x 2" tall. S-H122 is a good mounting clamp for this can
$7.97
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C-ET25-25 Capacitor - 25V, 25µF, Axial Lead Electrolytic
High quality low leakage tubular electrolytic capacitor. Rated for 85° C operation.
Tolerance -20%, +50%.
Measures .52" in length x .25" in diameter
$0.22
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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.
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C-EC20X4-475 Capacitor - CE Mfg., 475V, 20/20/20/20µF, Electrolytic
CE Manufacturing USA Made Multi Section Can Capacitor. Reproduced To Exact Mallory Specs Using Original Mallory Machinery.
  • 20/20/20/20uF 475VDC Electrolytic.
  • FP / Twist Lock Style. Solder Lugs.
  • -10%, +50% Tolerance, 65°C Temperature Rating.
  • 1 3/8"D X 2"H.

All CE manufactured can capacitors have a two year warranty against manufactured defects.
$32.66
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C-ECX-XFT Capacitor - F&T, Multi-Section, Electrolytic
Made in Germany. 1-⅜" x 2". Clamp required. Similar to LCR.
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C-EC40X3-525 Capacitor - CE Mfg., 525 V, 40/40/40 μF
CE Manufacturing USA Made Multi Section Can Capacitor. Reproduced To Exact Mallory Specs Using Original Mallory Machinery.
  • 40/40/40uF 525VDC.
  • FP / Twist Lock Style. Solder Tabs.
  • -10%, +50% Tolerance, 55°C Temperature Rating.
  • 1 3/8"D X 3"H.

All CE manufactured can capacitors have a two year warranty against manufactured defects.
$36.40
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C-ET80-450-FT Capacitor - F&T, 450V, 80µF, Axial Lead Electrolytic
F&T axial lead electrolytic capacitor
  • 80 uF/ 450V
  • .98" diameter x 1.94" length
  • Operating temperature range -40°C to 85°C
  • Made in Germany

Founded in 1948 by Heinz Fischer and Alfred Tausche, F&T Capacitors has over 60 years of experience in producing some of the finest capacitors available today. F&T Caps are known for their great tone and reliability
$6.19
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C-EC40-20X3-500 Capacitor - 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
$13.97
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C-ET-50 Capacitor - 50V, Axial Lead Electrolytic
High quality low leakage tubular electrolytic capacitor. Rated for 85° C operation. Tolerance -20%, +50%. 
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C-ET47-500-IL Capacitor - Illinois, 500V, 47µF, Axial Lead Electrolytic
Rated for 85 degree operation. Tolerance -20%, +50%. 88" dia. x 2.01" long.
$5.12
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C-ER33-47-160 Capacitor - CE Mfg., 160V, ~\frac{33}{47}~ µF, Electrolytic
CE Manufacturing multi-section electrolytic "Firecracker" style capacitor (modern polarized electrolytic caps in a tube for a vintage look). 33/47 µF ±20% @ 160 VDC. ⅞" diameter x 2-¾" length. Includes zip-tie and mount square. Great for antique radio restoration. Three wires (Blue, Red, Black):
  • Blue to Black = 33 µF
  • Red to Black = 47 µF
$7.97
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C-EC4020X2-525 Capacitor - CE Mfg., 525V, 40/40/20/20 μF
CE Manufacturing USA made multi section can capacitor. Made to Mallory specs using original Mallory machinery.
$36.40
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C-EC40-20-20 Capacitor - 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.
$34.53
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C-ET220-300-FT Capacitor - F&T, 300V, 220µF, Electrolytic
Electrolytic F&T axial lead electrolytic capacitor
  • 220 uF/ 300V
  • .98" diameter x 1.96" length
  • Operating temperature range -40°C to 85°C
  • Made in Germany

Founded in 1948 by Heinz Fischer and Alfred Tausche, F&T Capacitors has over 60 years of experience in producing some of the finest capacitors available today. F&T Caps are known for their great tone and reliability
$6.41
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C-ET47-50 Capacitor - 50V, 47µF, Axial Lead Electrolytic
High quality low leakage tubular electrolytic capacitor. Rated for 85° C operation.
Tolerance -20%, +50%.
Size .32" dia. x .63" length.
$0.22
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C-ET33-160-FT Capacitor - F&T, 160V, 33µF, Axial Lead Electrolytic
.47" diameter x 1.15" height. Operating temperature range -40°C to 85°C.
Axial lead electrolytic. Made in Germany.
Founded in 1948 by Heinz Fischer and Alfred Tausche, F&T Capacitors has over 60 years of experience in producing some of the finest capacitors available today. F&T Caps are known for their great tone and reliability.
$1.74
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C-ET80-450-IL Capacitor - Illinois, 450V, 80µF, Axial Lead Electrolytic
Rated for 85 degree operation. Tolerance ±20%. Measures.72" diameter X 1.98" height
$5.16
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C-ET10-500-IL Capacitor - Illinois, 500V, 10µF, Axial Lead Electrolytic
Illinois Capacitor Inc. high quality low leakage axial lead electrolytic capacitor
  • 10uF/500V
  • Rated for 85° C operation
  • Tolerance: -20%, +50%
  • Measures .64" diameter X 1.25" length
$3.68
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Originally: $4.14
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