Re: Miniature Tesla Coil???
Subject: Re: Miniature Tesla Coil???
From: Gavin Groce <1hosc-at-edge-dot-net>
Date: Mon, 11 Mar 1996 18:12:05 -0600 (CST)
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>>Subject: Re: Miniature Tesla Coil???
>>My son and I are in the process of building a Mini-Tesla. We're using the
>>transformer from a bug zapper for the Hi V side. One problem We've
>>encountered is no specs on the coil. The box is labled as 7W, but this could
>>be 3.5KV and 20 ma or 2KV at 30ma. <snip>
> I once disassembled a bug zapper and found the output of the
>to be a little over 300V. From there, it went into a doubler circuit to the
>I think your wattage rating is in transformer current more than voltage.
>transformer had a neon lamp in series with the primary for current limiting
>perhaps for power factor correction as well. Of course, this is from a single
>experience. Your circumstances might be different.
>The answer is 42.
I need some help in finding those plans to build a small coile can you help?
Gavin Groce \\\!///
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