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Pyle 1.7 Farad Digital Power Capacitor

$51.17
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Part#: PLDCP17


  Pyle 1.7 Farad Digital Power Capacitor
 





PRODUCT DETAILS
Fits On:

All Jeeps (Universal), All Vehicles (Universal)


Description:
1.2 Farad Digital Display Power Capacitor
Capacitance ± 5%. 20-24 Volt Surge, 105oC
Strong Finishing For A Better Installation Result
1 Pair Clear Brackets Included
Chrome Plated Post Kits
Electronic Polarity Protection Circuit
Over Voltage Protection Circuit
Includes Mounting Charging Hardware
Aluminum Brushed Case
Red Digital Display and blue LED flash
PVC sleeve and blister package
DC 12- 24 volt
Dimensions: 8.66"H x 2.99"W
ABOUT PYLE
Pyle made a name for themselves in the 1960s building high-end subwoofers. Their original Pyle Driver speaker was a mainstay in households for several decades. Since then they have expanded their lineup to include a huge range of audio and electronic entertainment products from speakers to DVD players. Based in Brooklyn, NY Pyle has always been proud of its excellent customer service. They also take pride in the fact that they are able to offer high-quality products at very reasonable prices for those who are on a tight budget. Born out of good old American ingenuity, Pyle driver has grown to become a strong presence in the electronic entertainment world.
FAQs
Q: How does the voltage affect a power capacitor? How do I know which voltage is best for me?
A: Capacitors generally have two different voltage ratings: an operating voltage which indicates the amount of voltage a capacitor can take for long term use, and a surge voltage rating that tells the maximum amount of short term voltage the capacitor can withstand before failing. Car audio capacitors are generally available in 16 volt and 20 volt versions with some 24 volt versions becoming popular. In theory the more voltage the capacitor is rated for the higher the amount of energy it can store. However when hooked up to a car audio system the capacitor will only operate to the maximum voltage of the rest of the circuit. For most cars the alternator/battery circuit doesn't exceed more than +/- 14 volts so the capacitor will only operate at this voltage. Unless you have a custom setup that is able to charge a 24 volt capacitor to its maximum voltage there is no real gain to going bigger than a 16 volt capacitor.

Q: What does a Power Capacitor do? Why buy a Power Capacitor?
A: A power capacitor is a device used in your car audio setup to act as a buffer between your car battery and amplifier. Wired in line between the battery and amp it works by storing up energy from the battery so that when a drop in system voltage is detected it can temporarily release the stored energy to the amplifier. This helps to stabilize voltage across the system and will extend the life of your car audio components, especially amplifiers. It is important to match your capacitors power capabilities to that of your amplifier.

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