RE: first attempt (fwd)

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Date: Mon, 13 Jul 1998 07:26:02 -0400
From: "Thornton, Russ #CSR2000" <ThorntoR-at-rc.pafb.af.mil>
To: 'Tesla discussion Group' <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com>
Subject: RE: first attempt (fwd)

Good job.  Are you going to provide the list with the circuit?  I have
been trying something similar but with two switching transistors.  I
cooked them this weekend so I will be starting from scratch.

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>Subject: 	first attempt (fwd)
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>Date: Fri, 10 Jul 1998 04:42:12 -0400
>From: quantum3 <quantum3-at-geocities-dot-com>
>To: tesla-at-pupman-dot-com
>Subject: first attempt
>July 10-98 Freds Log
> Finished the variable oscillator and the power output circuitry today,
>consisting of a 555 timer and a horizontal output transistor. This
>drives the very large (old) TV flyback transformer. I am getting 3-4
>inch arcs without tripler circuit connected. Next: hookup the spark-gap
>circuit and feed this to the primary of tesla coil. Will attempt
>resonance. Wish me good luck ! Images soon.
Russ Thornton
CSR 2040, 
Building 989, Rm.  A1-N20
Phone: (407) 494-6430 
Email: thorntor-at-rc.pafb.af.mil