Re: TV Flyback transformers

>Hi all,
>I have just found a TV in a skip so I immediately ripped out the flyback
>transformer, since these seem to be employed quite frequently in solid
>state coil units.
>Trouble is, the thing seems to have about 10 inputs! Is there an easy way
>to figure out which wire does what? (This might be obvious, but I haven't
>had chance to look at the thing yet).
>Phil Mason

Phil, don't worry too much about the existing primary windings.  In almost
all re-use applications that I've seen of flyback transformers, you will end
up winding 2 to 5 turns of heavy gauge wire around the core as your primary.