Re: UPDATE Variable Transformers
to: Gary W.
The toll free number for C&H is 800-325-9465. They tend to be a bit on the
expensive side. R&D's number in Cleveland is 216-441-5577 and their prices
are reasonable for surplus equipment.
From: Tesla List <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com>
To: tesla-at-pupman-dot-com <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com>
Date: Sunday, July 11, 1999 12:55 AM
Subject: UPDATE Variable Transformers
>Original Poster: gweaver <gweaver-at-earthlink-dot-net>
>All the variable transformers are sold.
>I took the guy a sale catalog to show him his prices were too high. He
>he made a deal with a place in Ohio and they bought them all. He refused
>tell me how much he got for them and the company name. I expect it was
>Does anyone know how I can get a catalog from C&H and R&D Electronics? Do
>they have a web page?
>>1. One variac rated 0-115 VAC input, 0-135 VAC output 45 amps = $300.00
>>2. Two variacs in parallel rated 0-120 VAC input, 0-145 VAC output, 100
>>amps. He has two of these units. $600.00 each.
>>3. Three variacs in parallel rated 0-240 VAC input, 0-280 VAC output, 28
>>amps each. He has 4 of these units. Not for sale yet.
>>4. Six variacs in parallel rated 0-240 VAC input, 0-280 VAC output, 28
>>each. He has 1 of these units. Not for sale yet.
>>I have not been able to get part numbers. The guy says if I want part
>>numbers I should come to his place and get them off the units myself.
>>The guy thinks he has a gold mine here. He offered all the variable
>>transformers to several mail order surplus salvage companies for $5000.00
>>last week. They all turned him down on the offer, now he is willing to
>>them to someone else.
>>I beleive the 2 gang unit rated 0-120 vac 100 amps could be connected in
>>series to get 0-240 vac 100 amps.
>>I am not sure if this is a good deal. R&D Electronics has a variable
>>tranformer on page 19 for $195.00 Its a 2 gang rated 0-240/280 vac 22
>>If anyone is interested in any of this stuff let me know. You can deal
>>direct with the guy that has this stuff call 1-615-893-0542. Ask for