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Old 22nd July 2015, 02:21 PM   #1
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Default looking for 1% polystyrene for RIAA

As title says I'm looking for.
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Old 22nd July 2015, 02:23 PM   #2
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Bhiab.se have a large selektion of NOS caps
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As title says I'm looking for.
Which values?
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Look here.http://www.reichelt.de/Components/2/...eefc203524a77b +/-2%
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There are two types by LCR available from Farnell.

http://uk.farnell.com/webapp/wcs/sto...e&pf=111867332
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Old 24th July 2015, 12:23 PM   #6
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Which values?
Valve Itch MM
47nF 250V
15nF 250V

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Valve Itch MM
47nF 250V 15nF 250V
These are fairly large values, so look at PP types. These are very reasonable.
Vishay R. Film Caps

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Are rated 160vdc and I need 250vdc, also I use now mkp 1% but I want to try polystyrenes.
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Old 24th July 2015, 03:07 PM   #9
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Are rated 160vdc and I need 250vdc, also I use now mkp 1% but I want to try polystyrenes.
You'll have trouble getting PS in those values. I've always found PP to sound better,
in caps of similar quality. If the RIAA is after a coupling capacitor, you likely don't need
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If you can use polypropylene: https://www.elfa.se/elfa3~eu_en/elfa...itors%2C+Axial
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