Re: Measuring Capacitance (fwd)
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Date: Mon, 27 Apr 1998 08:34:30 +1200
From: Malcolm Watts <MALCOLM-at-directorate.wnp.ac.nz>
To: Tesla List <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com>
Subject: Re: Measuring Capacitance (fwd)
> Date: Fri, 24 Apr 1998 00:23:53 +0000
> From: "Patrick J. Gustafson" <gustafpj-at-uwec.edu>
> To: Tesla List <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com>
> Subject: Measuring Capacitance
> Hello All:
> What is the preferred method of physically finding the actual
> capacitance of a capacitor? Does anybody still use impedance bridges?
I use a Sencore L-C analyser. I also sometimes resonate them with a
known inductance to determine the value.
I know oil adds some capacitance but it isn't as radical as a