[sdiy] Jupiter 8 not booting

Adam Inglis (synthDIY) synthdiy at adambaby.com
Sat Feb 6 00:50:13 CET 2021

> On 6 Feb 2021, at 7:59 am, Mike Bryant <mbryant at futurehorizons.com> wrote:
> Just make sure the ones you replace them with aren't designed to last 5 to 10 years.  Or less !!

Well, you only find that out after 5 or 10 years!

The two caps that failed were 1uF rated at 50 volts, 85 degrees C.
That board never sees much more than 5 volts, and it sits right next to the PSU (but not the heatsink).
I replaced them with voltage ratings of 16 v and higher temp rating


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