Re: Acrylic coil form for secondary

Tesla List wrote:
> Original Poster: Aric_C_Rothman-at-email.whirlpool-dot-com
>      I have on order a 6 dia x36 long piece of 1/8" wall extruded acrylic
>      tubing on order.  What kind of surface treatment is recommended prior
>      to winding?  Is acrylic hydroscopic (like PVC), necessitating sealing
>      prior to winding?
>      TIA,
>      Aric


No surface treatment is necessary for acrylic. Also, you can use
aluminum magnet wire, but try to get heavy-build (2 layers) insulation
to improve breakdown voltage. 

-- Bert --