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Old 17th February 2011, 08:55 PM   #1
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Im working on a driverboard out of an amp and 1 of the caps is missing.

Its one of thoose silver surface mount caps.

It says 2.2 50V

Can i replace that with a regular cap 2.2uf ?
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Old 17th February 2011, 09:09 PM   #2
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Most likely that will work. Beware of polarity. At that value there are tantalum SM caps that have polarity. If you can post a picture or schematic we can tell for sure..
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Old 17th February 2011, 09:35 PM   #3
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Yeah they are polarized caps and have a pos and negative.
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Old 18th February 2011, 02:35 PM   #4
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So would the tantulum caps work in place of the silver body surface mount caps?
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Old 18th February 2011, 03:44 PM   #5
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Most likely it will work. Why is the part missing? Any other dammage?
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Old 18th February 2011, 04:48 PM   #6
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cause someone thought it would work better if they removed the parts

Guy who had the amp before he brought it to me.
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Old 18th February 2011, 05:18 PM   #7
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OK Well good luck, and keep us posted.
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