Re: Skin Effect 2

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Sent: 	Thursday, July 31, 1997 3:12 AM
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Subject: 	Re: Skin Effect 2

> I know skin effect exists but I can not prove it is useful in TC building.
>snip> Have I missed something?  What good is skin effect?  
> snip>Next compare skin effect to magnetic field flux density.  Which
> one increases spark output the most?  Its not skin effect.
 > Gary Weaver 


Skin effect is not helpful to the performance of a TC.  It limits the 
current that can pass through a certain sized conductor, increases
losses, and forces us to use larger conductors than we would need
if skin effect didn't exist. 

John Freau