Re: Tesla - DC

Very interesting note Graham....

> Just to add a note here regarding the recent discussions on the
> charging of the toroids. I repeated several of the experiments
> suggested and found it really easy to charge a capacitor or even
> just another toroid by suspending just out of arcing distance of
> the Tesla.
> I also noticed on the scope that when I ran the Tesla near the
> probe - connected to toroid (not too near) the discharges were all
> in the negative direction. Definitely very interesting and needs a
> lot more investigation.

I wonder if the rectification effect is simply then, the preference 
for electron emission from the terminal. Must try this myself.