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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Description Price Capacitance Voltage Series Lead Pitch Tolerance Minus Tolerance Plus Tolerance Suppression Class Package/Case Mounting Type Length Height Depth Dimensions
RS Stock No. 414-8601
Mfr. Part No.PME261KB6100KR30
BrandKEMET
kr 16,53
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100 nF 220 V ac, 400 V dc PME261 15.2mm -10% +10% ±10% - - Through Hole 18.5mm 13mm 7.3mm 18.5 x 7.3 x 13mm
RS Stock No. 172-6652
Mfr. Part No.PME261KB6100KR30
BrandKEMET
kr 8,755
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100 nF 220 V ac, 400 V dc PME261 15.2mm -10% +10% ±10% - - - 18.5mm 13mm 7.3mm 18.5 x 7.3 x 13mm
RS Stock No. 311-1074
Mfr. Part No.PME271YD6100MR30
BrandKEMET
kr 30,648
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100 nF 250 V ac PME271Y 22.5mm -20% +20% ±20% Y2 - Through Hole 27mm 22mm 12mm 27 x 12 x 22mm
RS Stock No. 173-4172
Mfr. Part No.PME271YD6100MR30
BrandKEMET
kr 19,198
Each (In a Bag of 100)
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100 nF 250 V ac PME271Y 22.5mm -20% +20% ±20% Y2 - - 27mm 22mm 12mm 27 x 12 x 22mm
RS Stock No. 210-572
Mfr. Part No.PME271Y422MR30
BrandKEMET
kr 9,79
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2.2 nF 250 V ac PME271Y 10.2mm -20% +20% ±20% Y2 - Through Hole 13.5mm 7.5mm 3.9mm 13.5 x 3.9 x 7.5mm
RS Stock No. 170-0021
Mfr. Part No.PME271Y422MR30
BrandKEMET
kr 4,302
Each (In a Bag of 1000)
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2.2 nF 250 V ac PME271Y 10.2mm -20% +20% ±20% Y2 - Through Hole 13.5mm 7.5mm 3.9mm 13.5 x 3.9 x 7.5mm
RS Stock No. 173-4151
Mfr. Part No.PME271M615KR30
BrandKEMET
kr 10,073
Each (In a Bag of 200)
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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. 210-516
Mfr. Part No.PME271M615KR30
BrandKEMET
kr 18,624
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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. 240-5328
Mfr. Part No.PME278RB5100MR30
BrandKEMET
kr 14,118
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10 nF 440 V ac PME278 15.2mm -20% +20% ±20% X1 - Through Hole 18.5mm 10.5mm 5.2mm 18.5 x 5.2 x 10.5mm
RS Stock No. 172-6649
Mfr. Part No.PME278RB5100MR30
BrandKEMET
kr 6,384
Each (In a Bag of 500)
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10 nF 440 V ac PME278 15.2mm -20% +20% ±20% X1 - - 18.5mm 10.5mm 5.2mm 18.5 x 5.2 x 10.5mm
RS Stock No. 170-0019
Mfr. Part No.PME271M610MR30
BrandKEMET
kr 8,269
Each (In a Bag of 250)
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100 nF 275 V ac PME271M 20.3mm -20% +20% ±20% X2 - Through Hole 24mm 14mm 7.6mm 24 x 7.6 x 14mm
RS Stock No. 210-500
Mfr. Part No.PME271M610MR30
BrandKEMET
kr 13,30
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100 nF 275 V ac PME271M 20.3mm -20% +20% ±20% X2 - Through Hole 24mm 14mm 7.6mm 24 x 7.6 x 14mm
RS Stock No. 210-544
Mfr. Part No.PME271M647KR30
BrandKEMET
kr 36,092
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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. 173-5018
Mfr. Part No.PZB300MC13R30
BrandKEMET
kr 25,096
Each (In a Bag of 150)
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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. 172-6745
Mfr. Part No.PME264NE6100MR30
BrandKEMET
kr 28,682
Each (In a Bag of 75)
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100 nF 1.5 kV dc, 660 V ac PME261 25.4mm -20% +20% ±20% X2 - Through Hole 30.5mm 22mm 15.3mm 30.5 x 15.3 x 22mm
RS Stock No. 172-6654
Mfr. Part No.PME271M568MR30
BrandKEMET
kr 8,281
Each (In a Bag of 400)
Units
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. 173-1860
Mfr. Part No.PME271M647KR30
BrandKEMET
kr 26,369
Each (In a Bag of 75)
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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. 172-6701
Mfr. Part No.PME271E610MR30
BrandKEMET
kr 16,423
Each (In a Bag of 150)
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100 nF 300 V ac PME271E 20.3mm -20% +20% ±20% X1 - Through Hole 24mm 16.5mm 11.3mm 24 x 11.3 x 16.5mm
RS Stock No. 871-6309
Mfr. Part No.SCRN234R-F
kr 375,07
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2 µF 1 kV Pk SCR 0.81in -10% +10% ±10% - A Screw Terminal-Stud 55mm 80mm 33mm 55 x 33 x 80mm
RS Stock No. 206-7724
Mfr. Part No.PME271E610MR30
BrandKEMET
kr 26,72
Each (In a Pack of 5)
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100 nF 300 V ac PME271E 20.3mm -20% +20% ±20% X1 - Through Hole 24mm 16.5mm 11.3mm 24 x 11.3 x 16.5mm
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