you are completely right, I checked them with my DMM, and indeed 820 pf,
I was confused by the k after the 1.
sorry and thanks,
--- In email@example.com, "Tony Parks" <raparks@...> wrote:
> Hi Gettit,
> I checked the bowl from which the 820 pF capacitors were taken in packingt the kits.
The printing on the capacitors says 821k. The capacitance is 820 pF and the k is not part
of the capacitance value. Capacitor values are typically read 82 with one zero for the 821
> Please let me know if your your two capacitors are identified differently.
> Thanks and 73,
> Tony KB9YIG
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: gpolder
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Sent: Thursday, August 03, 2006 11:18 AM
> Subject: [softrock40] wrong capacitors C21 and C23 in V6 kit
> I found 2 wrong capacitors in the V6 kit, in stead of 820 pf, I got 820 nf for C21 and
> Maybe this also causses the problems other builders encountered..