[slim] Help wanted to identify component on VFD board

2013-02-13 Thread chill
I'm hoping someone out there will be able to help me identify a part so that I can repair the VFD in an old SB2. One of the aluminium capacitors has snapped off the board, and being a surface mount component it's physically broken and I need to get a replacement. In the attached photo, it's

Re: [slim] Help wanted to identify component on VFD board

2013-02-13 Thread slartibartfast
If it is Panasonic look at this data sheet http://industrial.panasonic.com/www-data/pdf/ABA/ABACE3.pdf HA seems to be the series and C the voltage. In this case 16V. slartibartfast's Profile:

Re: [slim] Help wanted to identify component on VFD board

2013-02-13 Thread chill
slartibartfast wrote: If it is Panasonic look at this data sheet http://industrial.panasonic.com/www-data/pdf/ABA/ABACE3.pdf HA seems to be the series and C the voltage. In this case 16V. That's brilliant - thanks Slartibartfast. I couldn't see a manufacturer name or ID on the

Re: [slim] Help wanted to identify component on VFD board

2013-02-13 Thread chill
chill wrote: I think I'll keep looking for somewhere that might sell me fewer than 25. Farnell to the rescue: http://uk.farnell.com/jsp/search/productdetail.jsp?sku=1973309 They'll allow me to order a single capacitor, and it looks like shipping is free. At 21p each I think I'll push the