Re: Rolled PE Caps
where do you get heavy duty aluminum foil from? did you make your foil come
out the edges or on the ends? how do you make a connection when the foil
comes out on the ends?
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Sent: Saturday, April 10, 1999 1:13 AM
Subject: Re: Rolled PE Caps
> Original Poster: Robert Volk <smrtmny2-at-earthlink-dot-net>
> Heavy duty aluminum foil is much better than flashing. It's cheaper,
> easier to use, and the caps are smaller, easier to deal with. I made 3
> .033 uF caps using heavy duty foil (wired in series). They are great -
> never any problems with them, I only wish I had built them first instead
> of wasting time on glass caps.
> Bob Volk
> > What would be the difference if you used aluminum foil rather than
> > flashing as the plates in a rolled poly cap? It would just be so much
> > to roll. Would it perform as well though?
> > Kevin Wahila