Re: Danger, and I don't understand why.

At 12:04 PM 08/12/1999 -0600, Tesla List wrote:
>Original Poster: ARSONIST01-at-aol-dot-com 
>> I
>>  turned off the power switch, unplugged the supply cord,  walked over
>>  to the gap, and pushed the wires apart with a plastic rod.  To my
>>  surprise a 4mm white spark snapped across the gap.
	Charge stored in in winding capacitance in the secondary, maybe?