Subject: Re: ,)
From: jim.fosse-at-bdt-dot-com (jim fosse)
Date: Tue, 27 Feb 96 00:08 PST
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>Guys, I've been running my 2 rolled caps at 12kv for close to a year
>without a burnout. The first one I ran alone for about 9 months.
>That cap sat in oil for about 2 months or more before I ever used it.
>The second one sat for at least a month, but was hooked up in series
>with the first when it was first fired. Do you think that the oil
>saturating the roll is preventing a burnout?
>Of course I am using the 2 rolled caps for a stand for the primary now
>that I have my 2 commercial caps. :)
>Mark R. Napier
&*&*((^ I'm jellous. Can I have one:) or two or ...
What dialectric did you use? 1 0.060 polyethylene like I did as an expediant
method, or 3 0.030" layer like Richard Quick recomends?