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Old 06-26-2009, 03:00 AM   #5
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Default Re: decrypting cap datecodes

My guess for chemicon from looking at them on mobos [that I know how old they are] is that chemicon use a 2 digit code and the first digit is the year.
For example:
A 2001 vintage board has Chemicons marked 1 (2)
A 2004 vintage board has Chemicons marked 4 (7)
A 2007 vintage board has Chemicons marked 7 (7)
- I haven't found any where the first digit doesnt make sense for the year.

At first I thought the character in the ( ) was for the month but I've seen a 'k' used there so I'm not sure about that. If it is for the month then I have no idea what the code is.
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