Forums | Home Repair | Home Improvement | Painting | Interior Decorating | Remodeling | Landscaping


Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Electrical

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 05-18-2008, 09:52 AM   #16
Newbie
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Posts: 17
Share |
Default

Orange stuff on capacitors?


Oh right, that helps, thanks.

and... thats the site I first read about this on years ago!...Thanks mate!....i'll re-read up on it.

Thanks a lot.

Speakersrock is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-18-2008, 10:08 AM   #17
Newbie
 
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 22
Default

Orange stuff on capacitors?


Quote:
A well-made capacitor should last for thousands of hours, but if the formulation for the electrolyte is wrong, it can break down and produce hydrogen gas. Over time, enough gas builds up that the canister ruptures, and the capacitor fails.
this is from Searchwincomputing.com The exact link for this quote is;
http://searchwincomputing.techtarget...204128,00.html
Good luck with your search.
TW Lucas is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-18-2008, 02:58 PM   #18
Newbie
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Posts: 17
Default

Orange stuff on capacitors?


oh right, okay, THnaks very much.
The badcaps.net forum say it looks like glue too, but goodness hope its not, becuase I should think that would leave me with no option to throw it away :/

Thanks again for all the help everyone, Take care.

Speakersrock is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

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
Great Stuff question amakarevic Building & Construction 14 01-02-2008 10:28 AM
foam like Great Stuff that is waterproof amakarevic Building & Construction 1 12-30-2007 08:52 PM
Help! Our contractor made our kitchen cabinet door stain TOO ORANGE! Nikki99 Painting 12 11-19-2007 11:45 PM
Same Ceiling: orange peel and knockdown sir_rob Painting 17 10-01-2007 04:28 PM
Is it normal to see green stuff on the supply pipes KUIPORNG Plumbing 2 06-30-2006 11:21 AM




Top of Page | View New Posts

Copyright © 2003-2014 Escalate Media. All Rights Reserved.