I replaced several of the Aluminum electrolytics on the PLL boards in my
Paragon with tantalums. I found that the Aluminum electrolytics were
On 1/17/2012 3:34 PM, Stuart Rohre wrote:
> Both types are electrolytics in the sense that they utilize an
> electrolyte to increase the effective capacitance plate area.
> Yes, you can freely substitute the tantalum with the benefits of closer
> tolerance to the marked value of capacity, lower leakage current, and
> likely longer life.
> The military grade metal cased tantalums are long life. The epoxy
> dipped ones may not last as long but will last about the same as
> aluminum electrolytics.
> -Stuart Rohre
> TenTec mailing list
> No virus found in this message.
> Checked by AVG - www.avg.com
> Version: 2012.0.1901 / Virus Database: 2109/4749 - Release Date: 01/17/12
TenTec mailing list