Paper Capacitors

Paper capacitors are a type of capacitor with a layered construction of aluminium sheets separated by waxed or oiled paper sheets. The paper between the aluminium acts as the dielectric (insulating) material. Some paper capacitors feature a cardboard cover while others are encapsulated in hard plastic.
What do capacitors do?
Capacitors are a type of passive component that stores an electrical charge. The more charge a capacitor can store, the larger its capacitance is. Capacitance is measured in denominations of farads – such as microfarads or picofarads.
What are the advantages and disadvantages of paper capacitors?
• Paper capacitors have a high working voltage and a high capacitance range. They are suited to high voltage and high current applications.
• The paper dielectric provides excellent stability and reliability of the component.
• Paper capacitors tend to have high leakage rates, making them unsuitable for applications such as AC coupling
• Paper capacitors typically have tolerances between ±10% and ±20%, making them unsuitable for precision timing circuits.

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RS Stock No. 870-8715
Mfr. Part No.PMR205AB6100M100R30
BrandKEMET
HK$13.483
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100 nF 125 V ac PMR205 15.2mm -20% +20% ±20% X2 - Through Hole 18.5mm 10.5mm 5.2mm 18.5 x 5.2 x 10.5mm
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Mfr. Part No.PME261JC6100KR30
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HK$17.386
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100 nF 1 kV dc, 500 V ac PME261 20.3mm -10% +10% ±10% X2 - Through Hole 24mm 16.5mm 11.3mm 24 x 11.3 x 16.5mm
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Mfr. Part No.PME261JC6100KR30
BrandKEMET
HK$27.66
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100 nF 1 kV dc, 500 V ac PME261 20.3mm -10% +10% ±10% X2 - Through Hole 24mm 16.5mm 11.3mm 24 x 11.3 x 16.5mm
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Mfr. Part No.PZB300MC11R30
BrandKEMET
HK$34.91
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2.2 nF, 100 nF 275 V ac PZB300 20mm -20% +20% ±20% Y2 - Through Hole 24mm 16mm 12.5mm 24 x 12.5 x 16mm
RS Stock No. 173-4177
Mfr. Part No.PZB300MC11R30
BrandKEMET
HK$23.02
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2.2 nF, 100 nF 275 V ac PZB300 20mm -20% +20% ±20% Y2 - Through Hole 24mm 16mm 12.5mm 24 x 12.5 x 16mm
RS Stock No. 210-487
Mfr. Part No.PME271M547MR30
BrandKEMET
HK$13.582
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47 nF 275 V ac PME271M 15.2mm -20% +20% ±20% X2 - Through Hole 18.5mm 12.5mm 6mm 18.5 x 6 x 12.5mm
RS Stock No. 170-0018
Mfr. Part No.PME271M547MR30
BrandKEMET
HK$5.84
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47 nF 275 V ac PME271M 15.2mm -20% +20% ±20% X2 - Through Hole 18.5mm 12.5mm 6mm 18.5 x 6 x 12.5mm
RS Stock No. 173-5018
Mfr. Part No.PZB300MC13R30
BrandKEMET
HK$23.45
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4.7 nF, 100 nF 275 V ac PZB300 20mm -20% +20% ±20% Y2 - Through Hole 24mm 16mm 12.5mm 24 x 12.5 x 16mm
RS Stock No. 210-544
Mfr. Part No.PME271M647KR30
BrandKEMET
HK$34.722
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470 nF 275 V ac PME271M 25.4mm -10% +10% ±10% X2 - Through Hole 30.5mm 22mm 15.3mm 30.5 x 15.3 x 22mm
RS Stock No. 239-668
Mfr. Part No.PZB300MC13R30
BrandKEMET
HK$34.68
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4.7 nF, 100 nF 275 V ac PZB300 20mm -20% +20% ±20% Y2 - Through Hole 24mm 16mm 12.5mm 24 x 12.5 x 16mm
RS Stock No. 173-1860
Mfr. Part No.PME271M647KR30
BrandKEMET
HK$19.935
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470 nF 275 V ac PME271M 25.4mm -10% +10% ±10% X2 - Through Hole 30.5mm 22mm 15.3mm 30.5 x 15.3 x 22mm
RS Stock No. 173-4151
Mfr. Part No.PME271M615KR30
BrandKEMET
HK$9.41
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150 nF 275 V ac PME271M 20.3mm -10% +10% ±10% X2 - Through Hole 24mm 15mm 9mm 24 x 9 x 15mm
RS Stock No. 210-493
Mfr. Part No.PME271M568MR30
BrandKEMET
HK$14.626
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68 nF 275 V ac PME271M 15.2mm -20% +20% ±20% X2 - Through Hole 18.5mm 13.5mm 7.8mm 18.5 x 7.8 x 13.5mm
RS Stock No. 875-2447
Mfr. Part No.P278SJ473M480A
BrandKEMET
HK$15.15
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47 nF 480 V ac P278 22.5mm -20% +20% ±20% X1 SJ Through Hole 27mm 8mm 17mm 27 x 17 x 8mm
RS Stock No. 206-7718
Mfr. Part No.PME271E547MR30
BrandKEMET
HK$15.336
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47 nF 300 V ac PME271E 15.2mm -20% +20% ±20% X1 - Through Hole 18.5mm 14.3mm 8.5mm 18.5 x 8.5 x 14.3mm
RS Stock No. 210-516
Mfr. Part No.PME271M615KR30
BrandKEMET
HK$17.892
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150 nF 275 V ac PME271M 20.3mm -10% +10% ±10% X2 - Through Hole 24mm 15mm 9mm 24 x 9 x 15mm
RS Stock No. 172-6654
Mfr. Part No.PME271M568MR30
BrandKEMET
HK$7.74
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68 nF 275 V ac PME271M 15.2mm -20% +20% ±20% X2 - Through Hole 18.5mm 13.5mm 7.8mm 18.5 x 7.8 x 13.5mm
RS Stock No. 173-4955
Mfr. Part No.PME271E547MR30
BrandKEMET
HK$7.92
Each (In a Bag of 300)
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47 nF 300 V ac PME271E 15.2mm -20% +20% ±20% X1 - Through Hole 18.5mm 14.3mm 8.5mm 18.5 x 8.5 x 14.3mm
RS Stock No. 170-0074
Mfr. Part No.PME271M510MR30
BrandKEMET
HK$5.25
Each (In a Bag of 500)
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10 nF 275 V ac PME271M 15.2mm -20% +20% ±20% X2 - Through Hole 18.5mm 10.5mm 5.2mm 18.5 x 5.2 x 10.5mm
RS Stock No. 173-1819
Mfr. Part No.P278SJ473M480A
BrandKEMET
HK$9.26
Each (In a Bag of 200)
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47 nF 480 V ac P278 22.5mm -20% +20% ±20% X1 SJ - 27mm 8mm 17mm 27 x 17 x 8mm
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