Archive for 18 Nov 2011

Capacitance meter (Part 1)

Part 1, 2, 3, 4 Identifiying a capacitor is no big deal as long as the labelling is readable: Depending upon the package type, we will use some conversion formula, like: However, identiying a surface mount capacitor may be tricky! In this case a capitance meter is necessary. There are some available on the market, but why buy one […]