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Re: Biggg coil's opening night
> I need a bigger top capacitance to hold back the multiple streamers for
> one or two longer breakouts.
Or a smooth one...
> I do have varible inductance, but there seems to be no "sweet spot" to
> get the voltage up & current down. This morning I've cranked up the
> ballast and got the voltage way down, but current stays high. I have
> notice the capacitor charging current with no spark gap operation high.
> This is the first time I have used this high of capacitance.(0.173uF)
> This may just be a normal condition for this value?
That value of a cap should draw around 80A (ballpark). What are you
pulling now? Can you recap your power control equipment for me?