Re: Morton Salt

Tesla List wrote:
> Original Poster: erik.beckhaus-at-t-online.de (Mein Name)
> Hello Coilbuilders,
> This is a cry for Help ! Can Anybody give me the formula of Mortons Salt ?
> I am new to this group and still constructing my Tesla-Coil. I decided to
> everything myself because it is cheaper.
> I also decided to build the capacitors myself. I chose a
saltwater-design. The
> salt which is used is supposed to be "Mortons-Salt".
> I have no idea at all what Mortons Salt is. As I live in Germany I must know
> the German name for it, but I could find no explanation at all in any of my
> dictionaries.
> If somone can give me the formula, or the name according to the UIPAC
> standards, I will know what it is, and I will be able to detemine the German
> name for it. Thanks in advance,
> Regards, Erik.

	Sodium chloride!  ANY salt will do, there's no difference except for
tiny amounts of additives which won't have any effect on what you're