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Stay-Alive & Capacitors



Zimo STACO1 stay-alive kit
Zimo STACO1 stay-alive PCB charging circuit with 3 mini GoldCaps. Can be used with any decoder that provides Common Positive and Ground connections. Once charged (takes a few seconds), can give a number of seconds backup power! Reduced stay-alive time can still be achieved by using just 2 of the GoldCaps where space is very tight. £20 Add to basket



YouChoos LifeLink Stay-Alive connection PCB (miniature SPEIKOMP circuit) for connecting any 16V capacitor to any decoder with +VE and GND connections.
Similar to SACC16.
PCB dimensions 11x7x2.5mm
£7-£27
LifeLink CircuitJust the LifeLink PCB - add your own 16V capacitors to complete the stay-alive
£7
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LifeLink + 1x Tantalum 470uF FlatLifeLink PCB with 1x 470uF flat/wide Tantalum
£10
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LifeLink + 1x Tantalum 470uF NarrowLifeLink PCB with 1x 470uF tall/narrow Tantalum
£10
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LifeLink + 5x Tantalum 220uF NarrowLifeLink PCB with 5x 220uF narrow Tantalums
£10
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LifeLink + YC SuperCap6800LifeLink PCB with YC SuperCap6800uF
£20
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LifeLink + YC SuperCap17000LifeLink PCB with YC SuperCap17000uF
£27
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YouChoos Super Capacitors SuperCap Energy Storage Unit
20x15.5x5.8mm (6800uF and 17000uF)
Suitable as stay-alive for Zimo decoders with 16V energy storage connections
(MX645, MX631 etc.)
Or via SACC16 kit for other decoders with +VE and GND connections.
Amazing capacity for the size!
More Information £14-£55
6800uF 15V20x15.5x5.8mm
£14
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17000uF 15V20x15.5x5.8mm
£22
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120mF 16V52x29x11mm
£55
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Zimo Energy Storage SACC16 Zimo Energy Storage
Replacement for SPEIKOMP kit,
preassembled with smaller components on PCB
For decoders WITHOUT direct integrated
storage circuitry connections.
e.g. MX621, MX622, MX623, MX630, MX646, MX648 etc.
Supplied with 1x 220uF/16V Tantalum and 1x 470uF/16V Electrolytic cap
Space on board for up to 5 Tantalums, or remove PCB section for wired connection of an external cap, such as a SuperCap
More Information £12 Add to basket

Zimo 4x 220uF Tantalum pack A 4 pack of 220uF/16V Tantalum capacitors, suitable for completing an SACC16 stay-alive board up to maximum number of on-board Tantalums (x5 where 1 is included with the SACC16 already) More Information £7 Add to basket

6800uF 15V
Zimo SC68 SuperCap
SuperCap Energy Storage Unit
20x15.5x5.8
Suitable as stay-alive for Zimo decoders with 16V energy storage connections
(MX645, MX631 etc.)
Amazing capacity for the size!
Approx 1.5 sec backup power in OO with MX648 for example!
More Information £15 Add to basket

Electrolytic Capacitors Suitable as stay-alive for Zimo decoders with energy storage connections
(MX645, MX631 etc.)
Supplied individually in various sizes.
£1-£3
330uF 25VL=13mm D=8mm
£1
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1000uF 25VL=20mm D=10mm
£2
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2200uF 25VL=25mm D=13mm
£2.50
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3300uF 25VL=25mm D=16mm
£3
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16V Tantalum Capacitors Suitable as stay-alive for Zimo decoders with energy storage connections or via SACC16 kit for other decoders with +VE and GND connections.
May be supplied as yellow or black versions.
£1-£5
220uF 16V Narrow/Tall7x4x3mm
£1
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220uF 16V Flat/Wide7x6x2mm
£2
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330uF 16V Narrow/Tall7x4x4mm
£4
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330uF 16V Flat/Wide7x6x2mm
£4
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470uF 16V Narrow/Tall7x4x4mm
£5
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470uF 16V Flat/Wide7x6x2mm
£5
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