Re: New ground rods
Subject: Re: New ground rods
From: richard.quick-at-slug-dot-org (Richard Quick)
Date: Tue, 19 Sep 1995 18:19:00 GMT
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Quoting Esondrmn-at-aol-dot-com (Ed Sonderman):
> Yes, I did see Mark Barton's post on inductive ballast. It's
> good to see we were on the right track. Maybe this winter I
> will have time to try making something like this.
Yeah, I am going to have to build one too eventually.
> The best idea I have heard so far for the iron is welding rods.
> They would be precut to length and easy to use. They usually
> are relatively soft, are they the soft iron that we want or are
> they just mild steel?
I am not clear on this one yet. Are we talking arc welding rods?
The arc welding rods I am familiar with are about 18 inches long
and are coated with flux. I think they are mild steel.
... If all else fails... Throw another megavolt across it!
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