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

Answer 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 »

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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 is an electrical capacitor?

A capacitor is an electronic component that stores energy in a field created by the accumulation of electrical charge. Its properties are used in circuits in a variety of ways.ConstructionCapacitor... Read More »

What Makes a TV Capacitor Go Bad?

Capacitors are common components used almost every kind of electronic device, including computers, radios and TVs. In a circuit, capacitors store electric charge, making them useful as noise filter... Read More »

What Is an AC Motor Capacitor?

Most household AC motors run on single-phase, 120-volt electric current. While they run efficiently, the motors have no starting torque. Adding a capacitor creates a temporary extra phase, allowing... Read More »