Re: wire size
A good size would be an 18 AWG with 600 volt PVC insulation. 3 kV
insulation is better but harder to obtain.
> From: Tesla List <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com>
> To: tesla-at-pupman-dot-com
> Subject: wire size
> Date: Wednesday, December 09, 1998 7:30 PM
> Original Poster: Michael Tucknott <Michael.Tucknott-at-virgin-dot-net>
> Hi all
> Just a quick qustion.
> I and my mate Brian are collecting bit for our new coil we now have a
> 15kVA pole pig
> from Steve Rodway and we are building the new poly plate cap.
> The coil form is 9" by 50" thin wall plastic pipe(gray plastic).
> What is going to be the best choise of wire to give us somewhere between
> 800 and 1000
> turns with a winding lenght of about 40"-45".
> Cheers Mike(UK pig owner)Tucknott
> "He tames the thundering bolt of jove and annihilates time and space"
> Nikola Tesla 1906