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treble bleed capacitor

Discussion in 'Luthier's Guitar & Bass Technical Discussion' started by maravich, Aug 8, 2005.

  1. maravich

    maravich Member

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    i can't find any film caps here. can i use mylar caps instead? thanks!
     
  2. unclej54

    unclej54 Guest

    yes you can..you can use most caps with the exception of electrolytics as long as the specs are right.
     
  3. PB Wilson

    PB Wilson Member

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    And you can spend a lot of money sourcing rare/mojo-filled caps, but the ones you have should work perfectly.
     
  4. Scrutinizer

    Scrutinizer Member

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    mylar is a trade name for a type of polyester film

    so...

    mylar cap = polyester film cap = "film" cap
     
  5. maravich

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