Re: rolled capacitor plate tabs

In a message dated 1/19/99 7:45:34 PM Mountain Standard Time, tesla-at-pupman-dot-com

>  all the rolled capacitor plates i have seen have only one tab or connection
>  point on one end of each plate.
>  it would seem that having both ends of each plate connected to the
>  capacitor terminal would reduce the inductance
>  of the capacitor ( i.e. the charge could enter and exit from both ends of
>  the plate) , and the resistance of the capacitor
>  would be lower since there would be twice the amount of tabs or connection
>  leads to each plate. is this idea not used because the flux in the plates
>  would be travelling in opposite directions or something?     thanks for
>  your opinions- doug
I have seen rolled caps that had connection tabs at approximately the center
of the plates.