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Capacitors for the ZX Spectrum
Old electrolytic capacitors can dry out and fail so it's a good idea to replace them before damage occurs. For 128 cap packs, see the Spectrum 128 section.
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Black Axial Capacitors For ZX Spectrum / Composite Video Mod Kit
Blue Axial Capacitors For ZX Spectrum / Composite Video Mod Kit
A 100uf Capacitor
A capacitor suitable for making the composite video mod on ZX Spectrums
Please see this article for details.
"Jail bars" reduction caps.
A set of 4 x 220nf capacitors to replace C5-C8 on the Spectrum 16/48 PCB (issue 2-6A) which can help reduce the "jail bar" effect in the display as described here.
ZX Microdrive capacitors
A pack of 4 capacitors suitable for recapping a ZX Microdrive. It contains: