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Re: [TCML] BIGPIG secondary dies...but may be resurected

> Since the current is less towards the top of the coil, the thinner wire
> "should" be able to handle it.

I've never understood this.  Why should current be less at the top of
the coil?  I understand that the voltage there is greater w.r.t ground
than it is near the bottom, but Shirley the current is the same
throughout the secondary.  After all, it's just a long piece of wire.

Yours unenlightenedly,
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