4700uf 25v Capacitor Decoder Stay Alive Kit | Railwayscenics



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  • Model Number:218-053
  • Stock Number:0791111033352
  • Delivery Weight:0.015 kgs
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4700uf 25v keep alive capacitor kit of components to make a basic stay alive unit for use with DCC operated locomotives. Can be used for sound, lighting and motor circuits.

This kit makes up a stay alive, or keep alive, unit that can be used on most DCC chips. This unit will give a very small extra burst of power should there be a small break in the power supply. Do not expect miraculous running with these units fitted.

You will be required to solder the components following the illustration supplied and to apply gentle heat to shrink the wrapping.

Replacement parts are all available elsewhere on this website.

Kit Contents

1 x 4700uf 25v capacitor 10mm dia x 21mm long
1 x 1A 50V Rectifier Diodes - 1N4001
1 x 100r resistor
2 x Small lengths of 3:1 black heat shrink to insulate wires
1 x Large piece of heat shrink to insulate completed item
1 x Black 7/0.2 wire 250mm long
1 x Blue 7/0.2 wire 250mm long.
1 x wiring diagram.

Safety information (Please read before adding any files to your basket)

This item includes basic assembly wiring information. You will be required to find the correct places to solder the blue and black wires on your chosen decoder if the decoder does not come with flying leads already fitted, as all decoders are different.

Railwayscenics will not be held responsible for any damage to decoders or associated parts.

These units will not remove problems when running over poorly laid track, dirty tracks or poorly maintained locos.

There is a very good website here with lots of information about stay alive and fitting, and also on the Mark Gurries site here.

Contents of Package

1 x 4700uf 25v stay alive kit

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