Re: Capacitor Explosion
> If anyone chooses to continue using CP Caps, be advised, they are very
> dangerous even at relatively low power levels and may cause great harm
> if not protected. Build a containment enclosure around them and have
> all shut down measures and proceedures operational. Don't stand in
> front of an end terminal as the metal bolt and terminal lug are blown
> free and propelled with considerable force.
> My advise is don't take any chance using them.
> Nursing my wounds,
> Maybe we should revisit my cold laminated foil idea. Is there an
engineer out there willing to help me develop some design specs?.
To recap (pun intended): Laminate heavy duty foil with 5mil poly on both
sides in large airbubbleless lamination press. Roll to spec.