Definitions
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
 n. The unit of capacitance in the meterkilogramsecond system equal to the capacitance of a capacitor having an equal and opposite charge of 1 coulomb on each plate and a potential difference of 1 volt between the plates. See Table at measurement.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/ShareAlike License
 n. In the International System of Units, the derived unit of electrical capacitance; the capacitance of a capacitor in which one coulomb of charge causes a potential difference of one volt across the capacitor. Symbol: F
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
 n. The standard unit of electrical capacity; the capacity of a condenser whose charge, having an electromotive force of one volt, is equal to the amount of electricity which, with the same electromotive force, passes through one ohm in one second; the capacity, which, charged with one coulomb, gives an electromotive force of one volt.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
 n. The electromagnetic unit of capacity of electricity.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
 n. the capacitance of a capacitor that has an equal and opposite charge of 1 coulomb on each plate and a voltage difference of 1 volt between the plates
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Much is riding on the outcome: the joule, watt, volt, farad, weber and ohm are only some of the units derived in part from the kilo.
The Fate of the Kilo Weighs Heavily on the Minds of Metrologists

Since the unit 1 F (farad) is very great, the capacity of the capacitors manufactured only reaches fractions of 1 F.

The unit of electrostatic capacity is the _farad_.
Cyclopedia of Telephony & Telegraphy Vol. 1 A General Reference Work on Telephony, etc. etc.

The unit of capacity of an insulated conductor is the _farad_, and a given insulated conductor is said to have unit capacity, that is, the capacity of one farad, when it will receive a charge of one coulomb of electricity at a potential of one volt.
Cyclopedia of Telephony & Telegraphy Vol. 1 A General Reference Work on Telephony, etc. etc.

CAPACITY  K.  The farad is that capacity of a body, say a Leyden jar or condenser, which a coulomb of electricity will charge to the potential of a volt.

The Company has prepared and tested several prototypes, mostly under a grant from the State of Wisconsin, with the goal of filling this need  some prototypes are as low as a couple of farads while others are in the hundreds of farad ranges.

Additionally, the Company is assembling larger units in the several thousands of farad ranges.

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Mid Range (2) Polk DB 6x9's  Mid Range Big Three in 0 Gauge  Stinger/Tsumani (1) MCR 200 amp H/O Alternator (2) Power Acoustik PCX 5 farad Capacitors Are you a big huge fan of ear blowing, eye popping, car alarm triggering, windsheild breaking bass?
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You can pick up a 2 farad, 20 volt capacitor for about $30, they sell them for car audio power boosts.
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