Re: 9" coil (fwd)
From: George W. Ensley[SMTP:erc-at-coastalnet-dot-com]
Sent: Thursday, August 28, 1997 1:21 PM
To: Tesla List
Subject: Re: 9" coil (fwd)
At 09:11 PM 8/27/97 -0500, you wrote:
>From: Greg Leyh[SMTP:lod-at-pacbell-dot-net]
>Sent: Wednesday, August 27, 1997 12:31 PM
>To: Tesla List
>Subject: Re: 9" coil (fwd)
>George W. Ensley wrote:
>> These are photos of my 9" coil run saturday night. Notice a racing arc
>> in 1 photo and hot spots from a shorted turn in the other. Unfortunately
>> i didn't see the hot spots until Sunday when it was too late.
>That's a _very_ healthy looking coil George, especially from the aspect
>of arc length to sec length. Have you tried raising the whole thing off
>the ground a ways, to get even longer arcs?
I wasn't aware that would help but ill sure give it a try.