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?
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 --