Re: RIFA Question


saipan59 (Pete)
 

On Fri, Mar 4, 2022 at 12:26 PM, David Templeton wrote:


I get the impression that this is an older tantalum problem, I’ve been using
modern smd ones for the past 30 in designs and the never fail.
As an EE at HP (and prior, Compaq and DEC) we were not allowed to use either tantalum or electrolytic caps in our division. We were Storage, not Power & Packaging - I assume that P&P used them in power supplies out of necessity(?).

Pete

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