Re: Hurray, I destroyed my homemade cap!

From: 	Alfred A. Skrocki[SMTP:alfred.skrocki-at-cybernetworking-dot-com]
Sent: 	Wednesday, December 03, 1997 2:18 PM
To: 	Tesla List
Subject: 	Re: Hurray, I destroyed my homemade cap!

On Sunday, November 30, 1997 10:57 PM Scott Stephens
[SMTP:stephens-at-enteract-dot-com] wrote;

> What if you used sillicon caulk (RTV) to fill in the gap as you assemble? It
> may have a high loss tangent, but maybe it will buy a few years of use?

For one the silicon won't stick to the polyethylene and second you will 
have a fun time eliminating bubbles unless you put it under a vacuum.


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