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Old 10-14-2008, 03:06 AM   #9
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Default Re: Looking for replacement for Nichicon VT caps

Nichicon is Japanese.

The BT replacement for VT is 125c and made for automotive applications.
http://products.nichicon.co.jp/en/pdf/XJA043/e-bt.pdf
I think BT is just the lead free replacement for the old VT series.

Nichicon also has a 135c automotive series 'BW ' and a 150c automotive series 'BX'.
http://products.nichicon.co.jp/en/pdf/XJA043/e-bw.pdf
http://products.nichicon.co.jp/en/pdf/XJA043/e-bx.pdf

The bungs in caps built for automotive service are probably more resistant to damage from oil and so forth.
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