How Many Farads Should a Capacitor Be?

Answer Capacitors are measured in millionths of a farad (microfarads) and most often vary from

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How many watts can a 1.2-farad capacitor handle?

A 1.2 farad capacitor can handle up to 1,200 watts of amplified power. The general rule for capacitor size is 1 farad per 1,000 watts.SourceAudio Savings: 1.2 Farad CapacitorCrutchfield Tech Suppor... Read More »

When removing capacitor from circuit board the contact came off board with the capacitor can it be glued back?

Yes you can glue it back down but make sure you get a good connection to the capacitor. If necessary you can replace the trace with a piece of wire. Just make sure you know what you are doing and... Read More »

Can a starting capacitor lower a fridge starting draw from 2400 watts to 800 or less without damaging the motor and how can the size of capacitor needed be determined?

could be If you lower the start cap size it may take milliseconds longer to start so it will still use the approximate same amt of power.Size? search for "appliance repair parts" enter your model n... Read More »

What format should I digitize my many, many, many family photos (TIFF or JPEG) At what resolution?

Lots of variables here, if you are planning on enlarging photos or just want to keep them the original size, it depends on what resolution the were taken at. This takes a little experimentation on ... Read More »