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Re: Tesla coil help

Original poster: "Jim Lux" <jimlux@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>

> Are your caps rated for very high current?  If so, you can probably put
> them in a 2 x 2 configuration for 20kV at 10nF (0.010mfd).  But be careful
> there since Tesla coils can fry caps that are not just right.

That will be 0.005 uF..   a pair in parallel will be 0.010, but you've got
two pairs in series, so back to 0.005