[simpits-chat] Altimeter Question
roy at flightlab.liv.ac.uk
Tue Nov 4 16:01:03 PST 2003
On Tue, 4 Nov 2003, Brian Sikkema wrote:
> I just thought of another question about this schematic. Maybe it's another question for the old farts! ;)
> Anyway, looking at http://www.rocket-roar.com/rap/altschem.jpg, on the top, after each of the 10uF 16V caps, it says "tant." What the heck is that? I've never seen it before.
tantalum bead. Its a type of capacitor. mylar, polystyrene and even paper
are other types.
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