Re: Home-brew Capacitors

Correct me if I am wrong, but by my calculations, to get .02uF you would need
40 of these caps in parrallel.

>I have some 500pF 30KV "doorknob" caps. Does anyone have experience with how
>well this type holds up in TC use? I will be using a 15KV-at-120mA NST setup.
>Should I consider using them in a series/paralell configuration of 16 caps to
>get a .02uF, 60KV rating. At ~$10 a piece I would prefer to use just a
>arrangement to keep the cost down.