caps test ?

From: 	Kevin[SMTP:wawa-at-spectra-dot-net]
Reply To: 	wawa-at-spectra-dot-net
Sent: 	Sunday, August 10, 1997 10:27 AM
To: 	Tesla List
Subject: 	caps

I want to test out my caps.  Is it a bad idea to run them off my trans
with only a spark gap, no primary/secondary/chokes?  Also what is a good
distance for a spark gap?

One last thing, is anyone on this list from NY, and where abouts?