Philips Caps M code, what does it mean? - diyAudio
Go Back   Home > Forums > Design & Build > Parts

Parts Where to get, and how to make the best bits. PCB's, caps, transformers, etc.

Please consider donating to help us continue to serve you.

Ads on/off / Custom Title / More PMs / More album space / Advanced printing & mass image saving
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 30th October 2005, 08:52 PM   #1
diyAudio Member
 
dr.strangelove3's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Leeuwarden
Default Philips Caps M code, what does it mean?

I have a bunch of large 47000 uF Philips caps with a M code. Does anybody know what this M means?


I recently sold a bunch of Philips Caps with a Q code which means special Quality. But I can't find anything abouth the M code.
  Reply With Quote
Old 31st October 2005, 01:26 AM   #2
diyAudio Member
 
wrenchone's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Silicon Valley
Depending on where the M sits in the part number, it usually means +/-20% tolerance, standard for big, fat electrolytics.
  Reply With Quote
Old 1st November 2005, 08:09 PM   #3
diyAudio Member
 
dr.strangelove3's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Leeuwarden
Thanks for the explanation. So there is nothing special abouth the M....
  Reply With Quote

Reply


Hide this!Advertise here!
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Problem witht [code]blah[/code] ? elseif Forum Problems 1 17th August 2008 12:30 AM
philips 104 /B&O cdx code Jeff Bagby Digital Source 0 19th December 2004 12:39 PM
silver mica caps code tubbytwo Parts 2 1st December 2004 11:58 PM
Rifa and Philips BC caps hifi Swap Meet 1 5th August 2003 11:23 AM


New To Site? Need Help?

All times are GMT. The time now is 02:51 AM.


vBulletin Optimisation provided by vB Optimise (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright 1999-2014 diyAudio

Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2