tubular capacitor

tubular capacitor

[′tü·byə·lər kə′pas·əd·ər]
(electricity)
A paper or electrolytic capacitor having the form of a cylinder, with leads usually projecting axially from the ends; the capacitor plates are long strips of metal foil separated by insulating strips, rolled into a compact tubular shape.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Two types of capacitors used in filtered connectors are planar arrays and tubular capacitors. Both these capacitors work as efficient filters at high frequencies (>1 GHz) and are reliable when integrated in a connector.