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Re: first light pics
Original poster: "Shaun Epp by way of Terry Fritz <twftesla-at-qwest-dot-net>" <scepp-at-mts-dot-net>
Looks petty good, What did you use as a topload?
I posted mine a couple of days ago, but no one responded :-( . To see
some other arc pictures click on these links below, they are time delayed
shots, and are spectacular!
All the Best,
----- Original Message -----
From: "Tesla list" <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com>
Sent: Friday, May 24, 2002 6:48 PM
Subject: first light pics
> Original poster: "Thad Howard by way of Terry Fritz <twftesla-at-qwest-dot-net>"
> greeting group,
> 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
> digital video.
> coil specs:
> 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.
> safe coiling,
> Thad Howard