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Re: Calibrating E-field probes by simulation?

Original poster: "Malcolm Watts" <m.j.watts@xxxxxxxxxxxx>

On 6 Apr 2005, at 17:56, Tesla list wrote:

> Original poster: Ed Phillips <evp@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> I think it is generally
> accepted that breakout will lower the terminal voltage somewhat -
> energy starts to get dissipated.
> Malcolm
> "
>  And probably , at the same time (at least if there are any streamers
>  in
> the direction of the pickup) increase the apparent voltage and make
> the readings erratic. At least that's my guess
> Ed

Absolutely agree. I didn't mention that I was assuming that sparks
would be heading the other way did I :)