Re: Wine bottle Tesla coils

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There are a number of jigs and tools out there to cut bottles, most mid
1970's vintage.  I have several, and would be happy to cut bottle(s) for
you.  Basically the jigs involve a glass cutter wheel and a fixed fence to
hold the base against.  If you'd like more info, please let me know, I'd be
happy to help out.  I'm sure you'll be able to help me out of a jam



Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be understood.  ----Marie

> From: Tesla List <tesla-at-poodle.pupman-dot-com>
> To: Tesla-list-subscribers-at-poodle.pupman-dot-com
> Subject: Wine bottle Tesla coils
> Date: Thursday, December 05, 1996 10:01 PM
> >From Esondrmn-at-aol-dot-com Thu Dec  5 22:59:35 1996
> Date: Thu, 5 Dec 1996 14:34:58 -0500
> From: Esondrmn-at-aol-dot-com
> To: tesla-at-pupman-dot-com
> Subject: Wine bottle Tesla coils
> If I do make a small coil using a wine bottle, I need to cut about 1.5"
> the neck of the bottle so the small toroid won't be too high.  Does
> know how to cut bottles?  I remember reading that you can take a string
> soaked in lighter fluid, tie it around the bottle, light it and let it
> for 10 seconds or so and then dunk in it a bucket of water.  Has anyone
> this - or got any better ideas?
> Ed Sonderman