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-MCS-100 Capacitor - MusiCap, 100V, Film & Foil Polypropylene
Critical loudspeaker crossovers deserve to have a transparent product specific to the application. Speaker MusiCaps, with their thicker leads, are a revelation in well-designed crossover networks. While a fully MusiCap-ed crossover is supreme, just installing MusiCaps in the tweeter circuit will reveal much additional detail and nuance. Many prominent high-end loudspeaker manufacturers have been using MusiCaps in their top models for years.
$28.95
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Originally: $34.95
C-FVD05-150 Capacitor - Fender, .05 µF at 150V, Vintage '50s, Mylar & Tin
Fender offers a wide selection of Pure Vintage electronics to players looking to restore or upgrade their guitar or amplifier with classic Fender in mind. From potentiometers to select capacitors, tube sockets and more, these electronics are created to closely replicate original-era Fender parts and have been used on a number of Fender reissue instruments and amplifiers, including the American Vintage series of guitars and basses.
$25.95
C-JP-BBX-400 Capacitor - Jupiter, Bumblebee, Paper in Oil, 400V, Axial Lead
Jupiter Condenser 400V Bumblebee capacitors made with aluminum foil paper-in-oil. As one of the earliest construction types, featuring a pure paper/oil construction complete with a true hermetic seal. The tone you crave and love, in the most accurate reproduction. Made in the USA of US-made materials. Construction is accurate to the original materials used in the Bumblebee Capacitors, featuring a true hermetic seal, Aluminum Foil, Paper-in-Mineral Oil with tinned copper leads. Hand painted to reproduce the look and feel of the original Bumblebees.
  • Voltage: 400VDC
  • Dielectric: Paper in Mineral Oil
  • Tolerance: +/- 10% Operating
  • Temperature: 85°C
  • Leads: 20awg Tinned OFC Copper
  • RoHS Compliant
  • Made in USA
$24.00
C-FWDX-150 Capacitor - Fender, 150V, Wax Paper
Fender offers a wide selection of Pure Vintage electronics to players looking to restore or upgrade their guitar or amplifier with classic Fender in mind. From potentiometers to select capacitors, tube sockets and more, these electronics are created to closely replicate original-era Fender parts and have been used on a number of Fender reissue instruments and amplifiers, including our American Vintage series of guitars and basses.
Starting at $12.95
C-ZYD68-200 Capacitor - SoZo, 200V, .68 µF, NexGen Yellow Mustard Vintage
SoZo's Yellow Mustard line of polyester film tube amp capacitors have been thoroughly tested by LA’s best tube amp builders. They are handmade to exact vintage specs, and beat everything available, even in high gain situations.
After years of painstaking research and development, in 2003 SoZo Amplification began manufacturing the SoZo Mustard Cap™ capacitors, which quickly caught on among discriminating musicians and amp designers. Now, hundreds of thousands of capacitors later, SoZo has engineered capacitor product lines optimized for different products, including amps by Marshall™, Fender®, Vox®, HiWatt, and others, as well as professional sound gear from Neve, API, Neumann, Universal Audio, Urei, and virtually any quality gear from the 1950s on.
These caps are successful recreations of the originals and are superbly built and excellent-sounding caps. When one considers the audio signal passes through as many as ten capacitors before exiting the amplifier, you can see how these components play an extremely large role in the tone of the amplifier.
$11.40
C-JP-RAX Capacitor - Jupiter, Red Astron Capacitors, Tin Foil, Axial Lead
Modeled after the legendary capacitors, the Jupiter Red Astron capacitors have a similar style to the vintage capacitors to give a very authentic tone and look, yet with high reliability and longevity. This phenolic case potted tin foil and mylar capacitor yields a uniquely vintage tone perfect for guitar amplifiers and vintage audio amplifiers alike.
  • Construction: Polyester/Tin Foil
  • Case: Potted Phenolic Paper
  • Tolerance: +/-10%
  • Operating temperature: -55C – 85C, derate 50% at 125C.
  • Leads: 20AWG Tinned Copper
  • Application: Guitar Amplifier, Guitar Tone Control, Vintage Audio Amplifier
  • Made in the USA of US-made materials.
Starting at $11.25
C-EM33-33-450 Capacitor - F&T, 450V, 33/33µF, Electrolytic
Made in Germany. 1" diameter x 2" length. 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.
$10.95
C-EM25-25-25 Capacitor - F&T, 25V, 25/25µF, Electrolytic
Made in Germany. 1" diameter x 2" length. 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.
$9.95
C-ET16-16-500FT Capacitor - F&T, 500V, 16/16µF, Axial Lead Electrolytic
Axial lead two section electrolytic 16/16µF, 500V. 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.
$8.95
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
$8.35
C-EM8-8-450 Capacitor - F&T, 450V, 8/8µF, Axial Lead Electrolytic
Made in Germany. 1" diameter x 1.5" length. Used in Vox AC30 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.
$8.25
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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.
Starting at $7.75
C-ETX-450-FT Capacitor - F&T, 450V, Axial Lead Electrolytic
F&T axial lead electrolytic capacitor. Operating temperature range -40°C to 85°C. Made in Germany
Starting at $7.65
C-ET100-350-FT Capacitor - F&T, 350V, 100µF, Axial Lead Electrolytic
F&T axial lead electrolytic capacitor
  • 100 uF/ 350V
  • .98" diameter x 1.47" 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
$7.50
C-ET220-300-IL Capacitor - Illinois, 300V, 220µF, Axial Lead Electrolytic
Rated for 85 degree operation. Tolerance ±20%. Measures 1.03" diameter X 1.97" height
$7.25
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
$5.95
C-ETX-450-IL Capacitor - Illinois, 450V, Axial Lead Electrolytic
Illinois Capacitor 450 V axial lead electrolytic. Rated for 85 degree operation.
Starting at $5.80
C-OCD047-600 Capacitor - 600V, .047µF, Oil-Soaked Polyester
Non-inductive polyester and oil caps, these film capacitors use oil-soaked polyester as di-electric material and are smooth and natural in sound.
$5.40
C-ZBD-500 Capacitor - SoZo, 500V, NexGen Blue Molded Vintage
The BlueMolded line of polyester film capacitors are retrofits for Astron or Blue Molded caps used in vintage tweed, brown, and blackface Fenders®. These capacitors amazingly capture vintage Fender® tones of the Blackface era, and the famous 1959 tweed 5F6-A Bassman era which is so musical and good, Marshall™ modeled their amps after them! After years of painstaking research and development, in 2003 SoZo Amplification began manufacturing the SoZo Mustard Cap™ capacitors, which quickly caught on among discriminating musicians and amp designers.
Starting at $5.40
C-FS-1000 Capacitor - Solen, 1000V, "Fast", Metalized Polypropylene
Made of the highest quality aluminum metalized polypropylene film available.Made in France.
Starting at $4.75
C-FT-250 Capacitor - Solen, 250V, "Fast", Metalized Polypropylene
Made of the highest quality aluminum metalized polypropylene film available. Made in France. This superior concept significantly improved the electrical and mechanical characteristics of the film capacitor. They deliver a high level of performance that has never before been achieved.
Starting at $4.75
C-FS-630 Capacitor - Solen, 630V, Metalized Polypropylene, "Fast"
Made of the highest quality aluminum metalized polypropylene film available. Made in France. This superior concept significantly improved the electrical and mechanical characteristics of the film capacitor. They deliver a high level of performance that has never before been achieved.
Starting at $4.59
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.
Starting at $4.25
C-ZYD-500 Capacitor - SoZo, 500V, NexGen Yellow Mustard Vintage
SoZo's Yellow Mustard line of polyester film tube amp capacitors have been thoroughly tested by LA’s best tube amp builders. They are handmade to exact vintage specs, and beat everything available, even in high gain situations.
After years of painstaking research and development, in 2003 SoZo Amplification began manufacturing the SoZo Mustard Cap™ capacitors, which quickly caught on among discriminating musicians and amp designers. Now, hundreds of thousands of capacitors later, SoZo has engineered capacitor product lines optimized for different products, including amps by Marshall™, Fender®, Vox®, HiWatt, and others, as well as professional sound gear from Neve, API, Neumann, Universal Audio, Urei, and virtually any quality gear from the 1950s on.
These caps are successful recreations of the originals and are superbly built and excellent-sounding caps. When one considers the audio signal passes through as many as ten capacitors before exiting the amplifier, you can see how these components play an extremely large role in the tone of the amplifier.
Starting at $4.25
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