what is a film capacitatior used for ?

its a yellow little box the size of a ice breakers mint (the square ones) it has the writing on it GMF MPX/DIAN

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Jayefuu8 years ago
That's a non-electrolytic capacitor. It doesn't matter which way round you put them in the circuit. They are generally 1 micro farad or smaller.
albylovesscience (author)  Jayefuu8 years ago
what are they used for
They are fairly high operating voltage, and pretty low tan delta. They are a quality capacitor often used in mains filter circuits