Changing NST Input Freq??

From:  Stefan Bishay [SMTP:stefan00-at-gte-dot-net]
Sent:  Wednesday, June 03, 1998 1:26 AM
To:  Tesla List
Subject:  Re: Changing NST Input Freq??

At 23:24 6/2/98 -0500, you wrote:
>From:  djQuecke [SMTP:djQuecke-at-worldnet.att-dot-net]
>Sent:  Tuesday, June 02, 1998 6:40 AM
>To:  Tesla List
>Subject:  Changing NST Input Freq??
>I dismantled some old telephone gear recently and have a rather large
>frequency divider.  Input 60hz, Output 30hz.  It was hooked up with a good
>sized transformer and I think it may handle the current draw of an NST.
>So what would the effect be on the NST's output??  I seem to recall a
>discussion that lower the freq may raise the Out current and lower the Out
>voltage, is this correct?
Don't think that would be a good idea. You would need 2x the primary
capacitance -at-30cps vs. 60cps.

Stefan Bishay
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