Four Layer Coil
Subject: RE: Latest magnifier results - wire shape
Date: Sun, 15 Jun 1997 07:33:38 +0500
From: "Alfred A. Skrocki" <alfred.skrocki-at-cybernetworking-dot-com>
To: Tesla List <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com>
On Fri, 13 Jun 1997 22:40:13 +0000 Bert Pool
> I covered this in earlier posts, but here it is again.
> We wound our first layer exactly as always. The second layer over
> over the first - same direction. You'll find that it is very
> important that there be NO gaps in the underlying layer or you will
> have problems with the next layer. We did a total of four layers.
> Next, we soldered all four wires together. In effect, the four coils
> are in parallel.
It would see to me that placing the layers in parallel you would be
decreasing the inductance, ie.
Total I = 1 / (1/Ifirstlayer) + (1/Isecondlayer)...+(1/Inthlayer)
Are you saying that even though it reduces the inductance it is still
a gain over using the equivelent larger gauge wire?
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