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Where to get capacitors?

Can anyone suggest a good source for audio-grade capacitors? I want to get a couple of 2200 uf caps to use as DC filters at the line level.
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Thanks and another question

Thanks for the replies. All the ones I saw had 20% tolerance. Is this high a tolerance acceptable for filtering line-level audio? Do I need to get a carefully matched pair for left / right?

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How much difference is there in price for a closer tolerance? How critical is the application?

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Price and importance


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How much difference is there in price for a closer tolerance? How critical is the application?


Price - dunno. Application is to filter DC out of my portable player's "line out" for my headphone amp, so I'll be listening to them pretty directly.

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Then I wouldn't put too much of a premium on tolerances. Either spend a bit more to buy closer tolerances or buy a lot of cheap pieces and sort them yourself.

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