Re: DC Coil

Original Poster: "Coiler" <mycroft-at-access1-dot-net> 

> Greg, or anyone else out there that has done DC..
> I am mulling over the possiblility of building a DC coil, but I most
> certainly
> do not have 3ph power. I'd like to discuss this issue offline, I'll bring
> results back to the list when (and if) I get the beast built.
> I am curious if I were to build a full bridge rectifier, what I should
> expect my filtering cap needs would be, as well as how I would protect
> the filter cap and diode array from kickbacks.

Why do you wish to use DC for the prime power, by the way?