gaps on caps

From: 	Kevin Wahila[SMTP:wawa-at-spectra-dot-net]
Sent: 	Sunday, December 28, 1997 5:10 PM
To: 	tesla-at-pupman-dot-com
Subject: 	gaps on caps

I have a safety gap across my capacitors.  What I want to know is, what
is my Tesla Coil telling me when this safety gap fires?  It's not like
it fires nonstop, but it does so it every so often and sometimes more
than others.