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Re: Variable Capacitance and Inductance
Original poster: "Ed Phillips by way of Terry Fritz <twftesla-at-qwest-dot-net>" <evp-at-pacbell-dot-net>
> I think elevation above see level would effect capacitance, since we are
> not in a vacuum :)
> I wonder if higher barometric pressure leads to higher capacitance?
Yes it would, but the effect would be small since the dielectric
constant of air is close to 1 and it would take a lot of pressure for
much of a change. On the other hand, the breakdown voltage would go up.