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Tips for replacing can caps etc.?

12/21/2005 10:10 AM
kluson guyTips for replacing can caps etc.?
Any tips for replacing filter supply caps etc. in old amps? I have several amps that need a cap job and I am fairly new at this. I have plenty of soldering experience and am familiar with how to work safely on tube amps.  
The things I am interested in knowing are how to do a good job of replacing can caps with standalone caps. (Should I add a barrier strip to keep things neat?) How to secure the caps? Or should I be looking for a direct replacement can cap?  
Any suggestions appreciated.  

Greg Simon Usually it is cheaper to use discre... -- 12/21/2005 3:17 PM