Re: Latest magnifier results
Subject: Re: Latest magnifier results
Date: Tue, 10 Jun 1997 17:46:16 +1200
From: "Malcolm Watts" <MALCOLM-at-directorate.wnp.ac.nz>
Organization: Wellington Polytechnic, NZ
Congratulations on getting to the 10 foot mark. Hope I do
too one day.
> From: "Bert Pool" <bertpool-at-flash-dot-net>
> To: Tesla List <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com>, jgore-at-onramp-dot-net
> CC: bemery-at-why-dot-net
> Wild Bill Emery and I built a new primary for our magnifier Saturday.
> We increased its diameter by a total of four inches which reduced
> coupling to an acceptable degree (nope, we have not yet measured the
> actual value). This night's run we tested the new FOUR layer
> secondary and a new TWO layer resonator coil. Did it work?
> We are proud new entrants into the grand order of 10+ foot spark
> makers. We couldn't be more excited. Well, ok, if we'd gotten 15
> foot sparks, then we'd have been more excited.