Re: Gap Losses
Richard (WW) wrote....
> Has anyone ever experimentally measured gap losses? Where and in what
> form is this energy lost from the primary circuit? Is this energy
> merely heat, light and other forms of EM energy? Can it be measured
> and analysed or is it merely assumed to be the difference between
> energy input into the tank circuit minus energy coupled to the
> secondary coil?
My hand's up. All my research over the last year has been directed at
one thing - what are the limitations on systems and why? Listen to
the gap, look at it. Percussion accompanied by a brilliant light!