Re: Alternative supply for tesla coils

>From: Tesla List <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com>
>To: tesla-at-pupman-dot-com
>Subject: Re: Alternative supply for tesla coils
>Date: Sat, 27 Mar 1999 14:31:11 -0700
>Original Poster: Ed Phillips <evp-at-pacbell-dot-net> 
>Tesla List wrote:
>> Original Poster: NickandSim-at-aol-dot-com
>> Hi All,
>>          you can put MOTs in series.
>> Nick Field
>        Of course you can, particularly if they belong to you.  
Question is how
>long the insulation will last, not how much voltage will it take on a
>"hi pot" test.  The ones I have looked at lately are pretty cheap
>looking devices, and it's hard to believe they were designed with any
>safety margin for the insulation.
Isn't the insulation on MOTs the same insulation on the secondaries of 
NST's?  I it'll last on 15 KV, why not 8?
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