Sprague Orange Drop Capacitors 0.022uF & 0.047uF
TAD Sprague/Orange Drops 225P series Polyester film/foil capacitors, 100V are custom made versions especially for Guitar Wiring. 225P Orange Drops are recommended as upgrade, repair and restoration for typical US style guitars. The smaller size compared to other versions make them the perfect fit even smaller tone control cavities.
We use Sprague Orange Drops capacitors as standard on our Wiring Harnesses, simply because they are one of the best. We also use Orange Drops capacitors in our workshop for our clients guitar upgrades and for our Axeify guitar upgrading services, read more here > By investing in Sprague Orange Drops capacitors you will get many more hours of use due to the durability of the product.
Typically used values in all well known designs and brands (but not limited to these):
0,022uF: Gibson Les Paul, SG, Explorer and ES-335 models (Humbucker Pickups)
0,047uF: Fender Stratocaster or Telecaster models (Single Coil Pickups)
TAD offers these caps (Type 225P) in notably low tolerances (5%), temperature range (-55°C to +85°C) and with extra long wires suitable for point-to-point wiring. The distinctive tone of the TAD 225P Orange Drops is full and smooth yet clear and velvety. Guitars tone circuits also benefit from these capacitors.
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