schematic_diagrams ABC's of SAFETY (Interference Suppression) Capacitors for Tube Radios

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The Importance of Line Filter Capacitors in Tube Radios:

 

What Happens when your Line Filters Fail?

 

To the Rescue - The Advent of Safety Capacitors:

Types of Safety Capacitors:

 

Classes of Safety Capacitors:

Construction of Safety Capacitors:

Q & A:

The two most common questions I receive regarding safety caps are noted below:

 

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