[chbot] High voltage batteries and electrolytic capacitors
markaren1 at xtra.co.nz
Wed Sep 30 21:48:27 BST 2020
Cap rating = 140% of peak battery voltage
You may need to use 2 caps, with balancing resistors
On 1/10/2020 9:16 AM, Peter Harris wrote:
> General question: What is the rule of thumb for selecting the voltage of
> electrolytic capacitors?
> Specific question: I am working with a Nissan Leaf battery, the absolute
> maximum pack voltage is 405V. Are 450V electrolytics likely to explode
> used at 405V?
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