New 6 inch coil
Subject: New 6 inch coil
From: richard.quick-at-slug-dot-org (Richard Quick)
Date: Sun, 26 Nov 1995 05:04:00 GMT
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Quoting Jess Britt <jbritt-at-UNISERVE.COM>:
> I am eventually going to make my primary out of a 100 foot roll
> of copper tubing but I can't afford it right now and I was
> wondering if there was something else I might be able to use. I
> saw a picture of a bargain basement coil on the ftp site and I
> think it used an extention cord for the primary. Would I be
> able to do the same.
That was Dave Hartwick's coil. Yes, you can fire with any
reasonable conductor wound into a simple primary coil. The
extension cord will work OK for low powered fire-up until
to can get a nice primary assembled.
... If all else fails... Throw another megavolt across it!
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