Re: good capacitors?

to: Brian

Poor dissapation factor very poor -- high heat --- not recommended for TC



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Date: Thursday, July 01, 1999 3:26 AM
Subject: good capacitors?

>Original Poster: LUGNUT00-at-aol-dot-com
> Hi all,
> I was looking around and I found out that Fair Radio Sales
>has got these caps availible...
>A high voltage experimenter's dream!  A compact 5"x10"x2.5"
>0.01 MF 100,000 VDC capacitor removed from an exotic government
>project which used 100 of these in series!  Nov '83 date codes;
>1"L #12 stud ends,  7 lbs sh.  #KM14-1000-10
>Are these any good for tesla use? I would add a few homemade caps to have a
>reso cap, but these would help out a lot!
>Also, I have a NST so called "one legger" (12/60). I get about 1/4 without
>anything attatched at most... I know it's broken, but CAN or HOW CAN I fix
>I beleive the person who broke it...<<me>> tightened the bolts to tight and
>it slid out of place in the inside. I got impressive sparks before the
>Well, I hope I get this back up and running clean.
>Very angry at myself,
> Scott