Re: 5 ft arcs on 2 inch coil!!

From: 	richard hull[SMTP:rhull-at-richmond.infi-dot-net]
Sent: 	Sunday, July 27, 1997 7:46 PM
To: 	Tesla List
Subject: 	Re: 5 ft arcs on 2 inch coil!!

At 05:45 AM 7/25/97 -0500, you wrote:
>From: 	chestnic[SMTP:chestnic-at-cvn-dot-net]
>Sent: 	Thursday, July 24, 1997 10:26 AM
>To: 	Tesla List
>Subject: 	5 ft arcs on 2 inch coil!!
>This morning I read an article in an old new scientist about sombody
>geting 5 FOOT 
>ARCS FROM A 2 INCH COIL!!! 2 INCHES!!!! he had 10 layers of a special 50
>gauge wire and an input voltage of 7.5kv at 150ma.
>It is abysmally easily to state stuff like this, and even easier to write
about it.  It makes great copy in periodicals.  It is another matter to
obtain proof of the deed and almost impossible to arrange for a demo.  I
wonder why?