Step 7 – 100uF electrolytic capacitors. Oops, i broke it [SOLVED]

I was just doing my first game consol with my child, and it is really fun and very well explain on your site.

But I made a mistake : I broke one of the 3 “100uF electrolytic capacitors” during step 7

I’m trying to find another one on the internet, but there is so many version of this capacitor that i don’t know which one i have to choose.
Can you help me please.


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Dear Mishka,
thank you for supporting MAKERbuino.

This is the type of the capacitor that you are looking for:

The fastest and the simplest solution would be that you visit the nearest electronics store and buy the before-mentioned capacitor as it’s really cheap and widely available (costs under 1€).

If that doesn’t work for you, we can send you a replacement capacitor for free (send us your address via private messages or to

Thank you for your patience and understanding.
Good luck with your build!

I’ve spoken with Michael privately and have resolved the issue with him.

Hence, I’ll mark the topic as [SOLVED].