beginner question (fwd)

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Date: Sat, 23 May 1998 09:29:07 +0000
From: emolson-at-capecod-dot-net
To: Tesla List <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com>
Subject: beginner question

Hi, I am about to build my first tesla coil. I got a bunch of wire 
from an old television CRT, I think it's about 26 AWG,  and I have 
some 3" ABS pipe that I could use for a coil form. My question is, 
how long should I make my coil, and about how many turns would I 
	Thanks in advance!