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Old 06-09-2009, 04:42 PM   #1
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Capacitor ---round vs. oval


Hey all...
Well I ordered the replacement capacitors and just got them in the mail...one question...they are oval and the ones i am replacing are round.

Does it make a difference?
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No difference except the shape.

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As above.
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An oval shape dissipates internally generated heat better, assuming the same enclosed volume, because an oval has more surface area than a circle.
Maybe this shape change was for that purpose, maybe not.

Check it before installing, at least for a short.

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Yes, the oval ones taste better.

Good pics showing the specs match. You are good to go.
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oval or round as long as they are the same specs your fine.
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An oval shape dissipates internally generated heat better, assuming the same enclosed volume, because an oval has more surface area than a circle.
Maybe this shape change was for that purpose, maybe not.

Check it before installing, at least for a short.
yeah, the round ones let the electrons flow betterjust like round ducts
allows better airflow.

Actually Yoyzit, the round ones take up less space and that allows for a smaller control compartment. All about cost.
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for mounting purposes . I like round... If they flow better electrons. That's just a +
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yeah, the round ones let the electrons flow betterjust like round ducts allows better airflow.
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No! Round is better because the electron go aROUND the nucleus

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No! Round is better because the electron go aROUND the nucleus

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I think somebody is one proton short of an electrically neutral atom.
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ya wanna see my formula for Cold Fusion power?
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Yes, but those electrons travel in an oval orbit............... OVAL!!
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Yes, but those electrons travel in an oval orbit............... OVAL!!
Wrong. that is just perspective that makes it appear oval.


see? this is a how a single electron in it's orbit if viewed from above LOOKS.
The broken line represents the electron's circular (round) path as it moves along it's orbit. ROUND RULES!

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