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Re: oil dielectric
Original poster: "Brian by way of Terry Fritz <twftesla-at-qwest-dot-net>" <ka1bbg-at-webryders-dot-net>
Hi, i tried a primary made of copper coated steel wire,1/4 inch diam. it was
difficult to load and tune. i changed the primary to 1/16by1/8 inch copper
wire and all is well..did not have any luck. cul brian f.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Tesla list" <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com>
Sent: Tuesday, May 21, 2002 10:04 AM
Subject: Re: oil dielectric
> Original poster: "by way of Terry Fritz <twftesla-at-qwest-dot-net>"
> > Hi Paul,
> > Tesla used iron cored secondaries, but I have not. I don't know what
> > effect would be by using stainless steel or any other type of material.
> > Dave
> Evening Dave,
> Never knew about the iron core secondaries, but was just the other day
> wondering if an iron core primary and iron core secondary (separated by
> conductive material) would act differently than any other coil. I would
> an increase in field strength, but really do not know enough about the
> hazard a guess.