[AMRadio] Oil filled capacitors

Larry Szendrei ne1s at neandertech.com
Mon May 19 14:24:31 EDT 2008

> I think I'll put a dab of JB Weld around the leaky terminal just to be

I'm not sure I'd use JB weld - I've heard (but not verified) that powdered
steel is used in it for filler. That would explain it's color, if true.
Depending on how it's applied, it may compromise the voltage rating of the
insulator. I think you'd be best off using silicone.


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