Re: Variac fix
Since the burned out section is at the end of the transformer,
you might be able to "bypass" the burned out section and
use the variac over a smaller percentage of it's normal
travel. It may still be usable as a variable series inductor.
> deal w/ the actual variac yet) When i finally got to teh wire coil, i
> noticed that in the inside, part of the wire was black, and that it was
> broken. Further moving of the wire caused it to fall right off. Now i have
> wire sticking out of this variac
> because this wire was burned out? How can i fix this?