[AMRadio] Cap Substitution


JT Croteau jt.n1ese at gmail.com
Thu Feb 14 21:13:39 EST 2008


On Thu, Feb 14, 2008 at 7:13 PM, Jim Wilhite <w5jo at brightok.net> wrote:
> I read you are rectifying AC to power a DC relay.  If that is the case,
> I would go to a higher value cap for the filter.  Say about 100 uf or
>  more.

Ok, and what would be the theory behind this.. I'm somewhat ignorant
on some of this stuff.  The original schematic of the schematic I am
repairing calls for 50 uF but I don't have that value in my junk box
but I do have 47.

Thanks

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JT Croteau, N1ESE - Manchester, NH (FN42gx)
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