Re: Secondary Coil
Subject: Re: Secondary Coil
Date: Tue, 3 Jun 1997 10:12:20 +1200
From: "Malcolm Watts" <MALCOLM-at-directorate.wnp.ac.nz>
Organization: Wellington Polytechnic, NZ
Hi Mad Coiler,
That sounds like a brilliant form for a secondary.
Use as is is my opinion.
> From: "Mad Coiler" <ts5815-at-devrycols.edu>
> To: tesla-at-pupman-dot-com
> Fellow Coilers,
> I am starting planning a new bigger coil. I have some 14"
> diameter plastic (a cylinderical garbage can) and was wondering
> if it could be used for the secondary. It is about 2'8" tall.
> If this is two fat and stubby I can get another so as to be almost
> 6' tall, and I can cut it to a specific heigth. What kind of power
> does it take for such a wide coil? I am planning on getting a 5kW
> transformer - will that work on this coil? I don't have much
> experience with big coils - the one I have is 3.5" diam.
> T Stewart