Re: Wire gauge calc?

<<<<Although wire guage is a very import topic for Tesla coils, how one
calculates it out to 50 zillion digits is not.  Lets try not to beat the
wire guage thing to death - Terry >>>>

Were did this definition of the exact diameter come from? It must also
include a temperature at which it is true. It is interesting that many
charts have different values for a given gauge.
-----Original Message-----
From: Tesla List <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com>
To: tesla-at-pupman-dot-com <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com>
Date: Thursday, January 07, 1999 3:42 AM
Subject: Re: Wire gauge calc?

>Original Poster: "Antonio Carlos M. de Queiroz" <acmq-at-compuland-dot-com.br>
>Tesla List wrote:
>> I used to have a calculation to convert AWG<->Inches, but
>> I lost it, anyone know what it is?
>There was a long discussion about this some time ago...
>The exact formula is:
>diameter=exp(a*AWGgauge+b) mils
>Antonio Carlos M. de Queiroz