How do you define an electrolytic capacitor?

Answer An electrolytic capacitor stores electrical energy or electric charge, and filters out direct current like other capacitors; however, there are important differences between this type and other cap... Read More »

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How to Discharge an Electrolytic Capacitor?

Discharging an electrolytic capacitor, a capacitor that has a positive and negative terminal, can be a challenge and dangerous. Although there are simple ways to discharge an electrolytic capacitor... 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 »

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 »

What is an electrolytic tank?

Scientists use electrolytic tanks to find out the electric potential of substances. An electrolytic tank consists of an electron tube system put under low-conductivity liquid to which various volts... Read More »