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Re: capacitor calculations
Original poster: "Terry Fritz" <twftesla-at-qwest-dot-net>
The voltages add. So if you put three 150nF 2000V caps in series you get
1/3 the capacitance and three times the voltage or 50nF 6000V. See the
At 04:40 PM 1/8/2002 -0800, you wrote:
>Hello, Quick question
>I am at a point where I need to start thinking about
>building a capacitor. I have decided to go with the
>MMC. Now I understand the adding and dividing of
>capacitance depending on how they are wired together,
>but how do the voltages work to get the desired high
>voltage value? Does voltage also change depending on
>wiring characteristics or is it something else?
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