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Re: [EVDL] EV controllers

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> Lee,
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> How many of those caps are in a Curtis?
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> I just replaced the capacitors in a 10-year-old Curtis 1221. They
> weren't "bad" per se; just old. I have an ESR meter. The old caps were
> Nichicon VX series, 220uF 160vdc. Their ESRs measured 0.06 to 0.13 ohms.
> Hi Lee;

Dems wouldn't be in MY Curtis controller? Rebuilding it to better than
spec?

Bob
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Re: [EVDL] EV controllers

[email protected] wrote:
> Lee, How many of those caps are in a Curtis?

32.

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Re: [EVDL] EV controllers

Bob Rice wrote:
> Dems wouldn't be in MY Curtis controller? Rebuilding it to better than
> spec?

Yep! The new caps are better than the originals. Higher voltage, lower
ESR, etc.

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