Re: cleanup

            Re: cleanup
            Sat, 12 Apr 1997 01:42:06 -0700
            Bert Hickman <bert.hickman-at-aquila-dot-com>
            Stoneridge Engineering
            Tesla List <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com>

Tesla List wrote:
> Date: Fri, 11 Apr 1997 21:05:28 -0600
> From: RODERICK MAXWELL <major-at-vicksburg.pupman-dot-com>
> To: tesla-at-pupman-dot-com
> Subject: cleanup
>    I have just about finished the first 3 transformers that I grabed
> from the
>  first neon shop, and have started on the next batch. If you remember I
>  posted a message that three of the transformers were not marked and I
> could
>  not find out what brand they were. Well if you look at the plate at a
>  certain angle you can barely make out the name. They are TRANSCO
>  transformers 12Kv -at- 60ma. I have one of them cleaned up so far and it
> seems
>  to read okay. Each secondary reads around 2.1k. Does this seem like the
>  proper resistance? Also I plan to put all of the transformers in oil.
> The
>  use of the rope caulk may work but I saw the corona at the outputs of
> the
>  15Kv transformer, and if you have corona there, then you probably have
> it
>  in the windings of the secondaries.
>                                           Frankensteins Helper
>                                                      Max


I read 2.7k on my 12 KV/60 MA Jeffersons, so it sounds good! Sounds like
you have some winners!

-- Bert --