Re: RE- Secondary wire & insu

Subject:  Re: RE- Secondary wire & insu
  Date:   Fri, 6 Jun 1997 13:36:41 -0700
  From:   "David Knaack" <dknaack-at-rdtech-dot-com>
    To:   "Tesla List" <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com>

>Subject:      RE- Secondary wire & insu
>       Date:  Wed, 04 Jun 1997 08:07:00 GMT
>       From:  robert.michaels-at-online.sme-dot-org (Robert Michaels)
>Organization: Society of Manufacturing Engineers
>         To:  tesla-at-pupman-dot-com
>        -- Making a space-wound coil using a closed loop (as a
>                spacer) with a weight attached is effective, but I'd
>                scarcely say it is "easily" done.  In fact it precludes
>                any machine or power-driven winding of a coil.
Actually, Storey wound some nicely spaced coils (one of which I have) on
a lathe. Apparently you can set the lathe's tool guide (no idea what its
called) to progress slightly more then the wire diameter each turn,
resulting in a very evenly wound and spaced coil.

David Knaack