Re: Tube Coil Wattage?
From: Jeff W. Parisse [SMTP:jparisse-at-ddlabs-dot-com]
Sent: Wednesday, November 12, 1997 10:34 AM
To: Tesla List
Subject: Re: Tube Coil Wattage?
O.K. I accept that. However, when people ask "Well, gee, what kinda power
ya puttin' out with that thingie". I want to be able to give an estimate
than reply with "it's a mystery even to the best Tesla coil engineers...".
I guess input power. I could equate it to hairdryers. "Well, it's about one
a half hairdryers".
Jeff W. Parisse, Art Director
Digital Design Laboratories
>No RMS meter is accurate here
>either as the waveforms are trash incarnate. Only a digital storage scope
>with math functions could figure it all out and then that would only be for
>the period under mesurement.....Bottom line.......it is far more trouble
>than it is really worth.
>Richard Hull, TCBOR