Re: Tube Coil Wattage?
From: Alfred A. Skrocki[SMTP:alfred.skrocki-at-cybernetworking-dot-com]
Sent: Thursday, November 13, 1997 12:35 PM
To: Tesla List
Subject: Re: Tube Coil Wattage?
On Wednesday, November 12, 1997 10:34 AM Jeff W. Parisse
> 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
> and a half hairdryers".
You could always measure your voltage output with an electrostatic
voltmeter and then measure the current output with a hot-wire amp meter and
then multiply your results, it'll probably be as accurate as your going to
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