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Obbligato Copper Caps

PostPosted: Wed May 27, 2009 9:37 pm
by njpolker
I have installed the Obbligato copper caps in my x-overs. To get the value I needed I had to run two caps piggyback. So with the two caps in direct contact with each other I decided to use heat shrink to insulate each capacitor. Any thoughts? Before I did this I heard static coming from my speakers.
Thanks

Re: Obbligato Copper Caps

PostPosted: Sat Jun 06, 2009 12:20 am
by brian
there is no internal electrical connection to the copper body so should be no problem. Just make sure no bare wires touch the copper tube..

Re: Obbligato Copper Caps

PostPosted: Mon Jun 08, 2009 9:07 pm
by njpolker
Thanks for the information.
I wonder why when I had them touching, not the wires, I was hearing noise that sounded like static. Then when I moved them away from each other the static stopped.