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Old 09-01-2014, 12:10 AM   #27
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Default Re: Any more info on counterfeit Nichicons?

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Originally Posted by mrmazda View Post
...The stenciling on these HNs doesn't look very good to me...The 820s were just bought, as were the 680s
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Originally Posted by mrmazda View Post
...I'd never seen such fuzzy stenciling anywhere except on web site examples of counterfeits.
Well those stencils doesn't look that bad to me, if datecodes in HZ are from 2 years ago like the HN it may be just the result of handling in the warehouse.
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Originally Posted by theOracle View Post
...Nichicon has not made these three old series you mentioned in a long time, no authorized distributor is gonna be selling old capacitors, the only H-series capacitors that are current production are HD, HE, HV, and HW...
I don't know about HN or HZ but HM was still in production at least in Q1 of present year.
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