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Old 01-17-2020, 08:56 PM   #3
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Default Re: Panasonic FC series - leaking? quality gone?

Originally Posted by MixMasta View Post
I've seen capacitors leak white, yellow, brown and black colored electrolyte but never green.
That green stuff is corrosion from the leads, suggesting either electrolyte has done it or something else when the capacitor was cleaned.

I've seen this quite a bit on old Nichicon PR series capacitors, and those tend to leak out of their bungs quite frequently after some years. I've also seen this on some new Nichicon PM caps.

Originally Posted by redwire View Post
Gosh, is FC's quality has gone to china?
What hasn't, these days?
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