Jupiter Condenser have applied the same materials and processes use to make their successful HT line of capacitors to make there all new Flat Stack capacitors, the VT range is rated at 100V and has been specifically designed for loudpeaker crossover use. They feature a reinforced beeswax paper dielectric and (with further improved impregnation techniques) and cased in a non-drip/melt casing and can withstand higher operating temperatures. Available values are 1uF to 15uF. For higher voltage application see the Flat Stack HT range.
For productions, a computer controlled wax vacuum impregnation system was engineered and built by Jupiter Condenser, and section processing is based on techniques developed by Western Electric and RCA. This is capable of deep vacuum and high pressure, providing consistent impregnation with more gas and moisture removal. New proprietary measures of strengthening dielectric properties have been developed and employed which yield higher insulation resistance and allow greater operating temperatures. Wax and paper construction yields a very well mechanically damped capacitor, free from electrostatic and mechanical ringing.
Please Note: These have now been discontinued, limited stock remaining - 10% off
They have been replaced by the new VT Aluminium Foil Paper and Wax round capacitors
- Tolerance ±5% standard
- Rated voltage 100Vdc
- Pure silver leadouts 1mm diameter
- Max temperature +70°C
- Beeswax impregnated Paper dielectric
- Aluminum Foil electrode material
- Cryogenically treated