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Old 26th February 2008, 03:03 AM   #1
Ben Reginato is offline Ben Reginato  United States
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What are the best moderately priced bypass caps? Russian Teflon,Vishay MKT 1822 any others? also what values should I use? my 100uf cap stack is as follows 47uf, 47uf,6uf. Should bypass with .47,.22 0r.01uf

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Old 2nd March 2008, 02:58 PM   #2
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There are no set rules for what type or amount of by-pass works best. I start at about 1% of the cap being by-passed of the best type cap I have available and apply whatever logic makes sense after that. I would suspect that the difference between a Digakey/Panasonic PP and an X-Russian military teflon as a crossover component by-pass is marginal at best.
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