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Little help with ceramic cap ID?
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Old 23rd November 2008, 10:46 PM   #1
peace brainerd is offline peace brainerd
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Default Little help with ceramic cap ID?

I couldn't identify these from capacitor codes listed online.
I'm guessing that they are both .1uf but would like to be fairly certain.

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The left one is labeled..

0.1 N
100 C

The right one is labeled..

Y 5 U
. 1 Z

I realize that Y5U is simply an accuracy/temperature range
and NPC probably means nothing.

Thanks for any help!
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Old 4th December 2008, 08:36 PM   #2
Panicos K is offline Panicos K  Europe
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Not 100% sure but almost,I think NP,Y5U and others like NPO,Y5P,Z5V,Y5V......refer to the dielectric of the capacitors.Yes they both seem to be .1uf,different dielectric and voltage.
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