Tesla List wrote:
> Subscriber: ed-at-alumni.caltech.edu Sun Feb 2 17:54:51 1997
> Date: Sun, 2 Feb 1997 13:52:17 -0800 (PST)
> From: "Edward V. Phillips" <ed-at-alumni.caltech.edu>
> To: tesla-at-pupman-dot-com
> Subject: Re: repair
> Re: "Boiling in Oil!"
> Sounds like a good idea, IF you watch the oil temperature.
> You can easily get oil to the temperature of melting solder (400
> to 500 degrees), which would surely fry the solid insulation on
> the wires and between windings.
Use a candy thermometer to keep track of the temprature. You can find
one at your local grocery store.