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Old 14th January 2004, 09:53 PM   #1
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Default 160000 MFD Capaictor Type 500 Help!

Hi, I was clearing my garage out and found this:

Type 500
160000 MFD
Made in USA

Just wondering, is it any use to any one and how much would it be worth?

Thanks for all your help

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Old 15th January 2004, 02:26 AM   #2
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Why is it that everytime someone finds some "junk" in their garage, they think they can make money on it?

They are fairly large caps good for filtering
a low voltage power supply. Just a bit too low to use for a 15V supply, though marginal
for use if already regulated to 15V

Not having Sangamo date code system memorized
I can't tell how old it is.

Value: zilch -> $3
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Old 15th January 2004, 02:35 AM   #3
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Value: zilch -> $3
Being very generous:

Value: zilch -> $3
Value < 0.

Trash the darn thing.

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