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Re: toroid question

Original poster: "Dr. Resonance" <resonance@xxxxxxxxxx>

That's toroid.

Contact me off list and I can send you photos of a large toroid
construction.  Same principle can be applied to small one --- using
styrofoam and small wire mesh pieces.

Dr. Resonance

> Original poster: John Krinks <jk175400@xxxxxxxx> > > Hello all, > > I'm new to this list and I am a senior in civil engineering (formerly > electrical engineering) at Ohio University. I have a bit of free time this > quarter during the weekdays and decided to build my first tesla coil. I seem > to be having a little trouble deciding on how to construct a turnoid. I > realize that the better the turnoid, the longer the streamers - so I want to > make this good, without spending too much cash. I was thinking of forming some > chicken wire into a donut shape and then wraping that in aluminum foil. I > would greatly appreciate any alternate suggestions or comments on that plan. > > John Krinks > > >