[AMRadio] Capacitors

Geoff/W5OMR ars.w5omr at gmail.com
Fri Dec 29 23:38:37 EST 2006

Rick Brashear wrote:
> What type of capacitors I should use to replace the paper Astron and 
> West-Cap capacitors in the rf strip on the sp-600?  I have a good 
> stock of new Sprague Orange Drops or I can use ceramic disk.  I don't 
> want to have to do this again.  Of course, at my age, it's doubtful 
> that will happen!

I'd offer, Rick, that whatever you have in stock, is going to be a 
better replacement than what's in the ancient SP-600.

That said, whatever is easier to replace 'em with, as long as the 
capacitance and voltage match.


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