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by SimpleFix
Thu Sep 02, 2010 3:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Voltage Rating of Capacitors in Series
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Voltage Rating of Capacitors in Series

Can you increase the voltage rating of capacitors by putting them in series? For instance if you have two 10uF 25V caps in series, could you use up to 50V? The capacitance would be halved, but that's not too big of a deal.

Thanks.