Re:Now,How does a coil really work

Hi Bart and all

Thanks for the  good answer to my qustion about break rate.

>BTW, it's quite easy to improperly set up a rotary gap system such that
>the mechanical break rate (the rate at which you have successive
>electrode presentations)

So how do you do this with a non synchronous rotory gap setup.

And if the gap does not fire as the flying electrods are lined up with
the stationary will this extra cap charging time/current put extra
stress on the cap???

Cheers Mike Tucknott
"He tames the thundering bolt of jove and annihilates time and space"
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