Base Construction

Subject:     Base Construction
      Date:  Fri, 13 Jun 1997 08:26:45 -0500
      From:  Mark Brumbaugh <mvb02-at-ix-dot-netcom-dot-com>
        To:  Tesla List <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com>
References:  1

I am currently building a 6" Coil and have finished winding the
I would now like to build the base and am looking for some tips.

Questions I have include:

Construction Material
General Size and Design
How to secure the primary and secondary coils?
What components can be secured to/in the base?