Dayton Audio PMPC-3.0 3.0uF 250V Precision Audio Capacitor

Brand:|Model: PMPC-3.0
These capacitors offer excellent build quality, long-term reliability, and astonishing sonic clarity, all at a 1% tolerance for improved stereo matching between speakers.
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Part # 027-220
  • Tightest capacitor tolerance available: +/-1%!
  • Specially designed for crossovers and electronics
  • Extra-thick tinned copper leads
  • 250 VDC, high current capacity
  • Dimensions: 16.5 mm x 31 mm

Product Details

Dayton Audio PMPC-3.0 3.0uF 250V Precision Audio Capacitor

Dayton Audio is once again leading the charge at bringing high quality, high value products to the speaker building community. Their new line of 1% tolerance capacitors gives you the ability to construct high-precision crossovers, which can eliminate "stereo wandering" and solidify the imaging and soundstage of your speaker systems. Commercial manufacturers know of this problem and buy thousands of capacitors so they can hand-match them for their products-- now you can effectively do the same, because every capacitor is matched! These capacitors share the same excellent build quality, long-term reliability, and sonic clarity of the standard Dayton Loudspeaker metallized polypropylene capacitors. Well-known in the industry as the brand of choice for use in loudspeaker crossovers, they offer the performance of boutique capacitors at a fraction of the price. Let the excellent reputation of Dayton Audio and their Precision Capacitors help you build the best speakers that you possibly can.

Specifications: • Rated: 250 VDC • Tolerance: 1% • Value: 3.0 uF • Dimensions: 16.5 mm Dia. x 31 mm L.

Product Specifications
  • Capacitance3.0 µF
  • Voltage Rating250V
  • Tolerance1%
Dayton Audio PMPC-3.0 3.0uF 250V Precision Audio Capacitor
  • BrandDayton Audio
  • ModelPMPC-3.0
  • Part Number027-220
  • UPC844632055614
  • Product CategoryMetalized Polypropylene Crossover Capacitors
  • Unit of MeasureEA
  • Product Rating
    (5 Reviews)
  • Weight0.02 lbs.
  • California Prop 65

    Warning: California residents only. Please note per Proposition 65 that this product may contain chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm.

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Dayton Audio PMPC-3.0 3.0uF 250V Precision Audio Capacitor
Dayton Audio PMPC-3.0 3.0uF 250V Precision Audio Capacitor is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 5.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Added Lost ZingI selected the Dayton Precision Audio capacitor to replace the 3.0 uF electrolytic in my vintage Frazier Monte Carlo speakers. These are close tolerance caps, making them ideal for speaker crossover applications. These audio grade capacitors restored the silky smooth high's these speakers are capable of.
Date published: 2014-06-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Dayton Speaker CapsI have used these before. I just bought the 3.0 as an exact replacement for one in some Klipsch kg4's that I just bought. Keeping them sounding excellent!
Date published: 2013-05-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good BuyI used these in a KG4 Klipsch crossover upgrade and it clean up the performance across the board.
Date published: 2009-11-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome price for a high performance cap!Used this on a pair of HiVi TN28 tweeters that are mounted on top of my speaker enclosures (for supertweeter duty). Sound light, with just the right amount of breathiness to the overall mix. Great buy.....
Date published: 2009-07-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Bargain caps with boutique performnce, as toutedExcellent value for money - transparent and VERY closely matched. I used a pair of these ganged up to make 6uF in series with a Morel MDT29 (obviously bypassed with a coil) as a high-pass and they're really very nice indeed. I assume the rest of the range is of similar quality, well worth spending a few bucks to upgrade all of your crossovers apart from the very highest-end ones. A difference you can actually hear...
Date published: 2008-10-14
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Dayton Audio PMPC-3.0 3.0uF 250V Precision Audio Capacitor

I need a capacitor that will give me 7 Khz High Pass Crossover and UP... Does this one will do it ? If YES, which inductor value I need for a 8 ohms driver 40w ? Can I just modify your current Part # 266-474 with this cap instead ? Thanks !

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Date published: 2014-11-19
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