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Old 9th April 2003, 03:48 AM   #1
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just wondering if anyone has used double layer caps for their PS's for any kind of amp.. ESR is kinda high however a bunch in parallel would lower it and also increase the voltage (most at only 5volt rated).. but look at this cap, they go up to 3500F!!

http://nesscap.com/prod/prod.htm

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Old 9th April 2003, 09:48 AM   #2
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When you put capacitors in parallel the operating voltage remains the SAME

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Old 9th April 2003, 01:55 PM   #3
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sorry i mean to say put several caps in series to increase the voltage, than a bank of those in parallel to increases the capacitance again

then again perhaps this isnt worthwhile since the highest double layer caps i can find are 5V each

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Old 9th April 2003, 02:18 PM   #4
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I haven't been impressed by them in the past for filtering purposes. There was a recent discussion about new aerogel high capacitor capacitors--search on that.
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