Reed R5406 Capacitance Decade Box (Replaced Reed CBOX-406)


SKU: R5406


Reed R5406 Capacitance Decade Box

(Replaced Reed CBOX-406)

Reed R5406 Datasheet (PDF)

REED R5406

This capacitance decade box can be used to design and test circuits. The R5406 features slide switches that allow a user to easily add or subtract to quickly reach the desired capacitance range. Once tested, a capacitor size indicated by the decade box can then be put into the circuit.



  • 5% capacitance substitution from 100pF to 11,111µF
  • Excellent for circuit development
  • 3 binding posts permit isolated substitutions
  • 5 decade ranges of capacitance
  • Durable construction



Range 100 pF to 11,111 µF, 5 ranges
Resolution 100 pF per step
Operating Temperature 32 to 122°F (0 to 50°C)
Storage Temperature 14 to 122°F (-10 to 50°C)
Dimensions 4.6 x 5.8 x 2.0″ (117 x 147 x 52mm)
Weight 0.7lb (320g)


What’s included:

  • Capacitance Decade Box

Ideal Applications:

  • Product Design


Additional information

Weight 2 lbs
Dimensions 10 × 7 × 8 in

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