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first light pics
Original poster: "Thad Howard by way of Terry Fritz <twftesla-at-qwest-dot-net>" <thoward-at-nhm-dot-org>
I finished my first coil and what a thrill it was to fire it up. I was
totally surprised when it worked. these pics are from an hours worth of
Power supply V and I: sorry I don't know, but I am reconfiguring this
and will determine the parameters. It is composed of 4 ge
9T68Y5021G10's in series-parallel.
Capacitor: .054 mfd. Geek Group caps, 11 in series, 4 parallel sets.
Spark gap: 120 bpm triggered spark gap
Arcs from each "ear" were about 2.5 feet long.