[AMRadio] Oil filled capacitors


Jim Wilhite w5jo at brightok.net
Mon May 19 15:32:52 EDT 2008


JB Weld does not contain any form of metal.  It works well as an 
adhesive.

Jim/W5JO

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Larry Szendrei"



> 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.
>
> 73/GL,
> -Larry/NE1S



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