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Old Electrolytic
Hi all - I have many, probably hundreds of "NOS" electrolytic caps left over from Polytone's inventory, probably dating from the mid to late 1980's. (They made an interesting tube amp called the Fusion to compete with Mesa Boogie - didn't really pan out for them).

They're nice looking caps - Mepco/Electa 310uf/300V - a couple in series would make a nice reservoir/smoothing leg.

My question - Is there any hope for using these, or am I asking for disaster if I do?  I've read about "reforming" capacitors - does anyone have thoughts or experiences related to this?

Thank you,


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Old Electrolytic - by George A - 09-16-2020, 09:58 PM
RE: Old Electrolytic - by K O'Connor - 09-17-2020, 12:56 AM
RE: Old Electrolytic - by makinrose - 09-23-2020, 01:15 AM

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