Re: ? polyester drafting film as dielectric

Bob...what caps do you have.  I am looking to build a small coil  NST is 
9kv -at-30 ma. Norm

At 10:40 AM 10/23/99 -0600, you wrote:
>Original Poster: bob golding <yubba-at-clara-dot-net>
>Hi Steve,
>         A good test of plastics for caps is to put it in a microwave 
> oven. If it
>gets warm it is no good as a cap dielectric. Never tried this myself,I got
>it from the archives.But it seems to make sense. I might sell some of my
>surplus caps at the testlathon, as I am sold on the mmc design. cheaper
>quicker and easy to replace. can I say more? Let me know off list if you
>are interested.
>bob golding