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Re: SSTC theory
Original poster: Ed Phillips <evp-at-pacbell-dot-net>
Tesla list wrote:
> Original poster: "Steve Conner" <steve.conner-at-optosci-dot-com>
> >So, in this network the primary and secondary circuits are -not-
> >tuned to the same frequency!
> >The driving frequency is the resonant frequency of the secondary
> >circuit alone. The primary circuit is tuned to a slightly lower
> >frequency. Strange, but true.
> Interesting. This matches with experimental results. The ISSTC people found
> that the primary has to be tuned ~15% lower. I thought it was streamer
> loading but..
> Steve C.
True for any tuned coupling network of this configuration, such as
coupling of a tuned transmitter output to a tuned load. Of course,
there's streamer loading too.