Re: Bucket Capacitor
The bucket capacitor is very inefficient as far as
size versus capacitance goes. A flat cap or rolled
poly or MMC would be a MUCH better choice for a
fixed value capacitor.
The bucket variable capacitor is a good choice
for a variable HV cap, however.
Fr. Tom McGahee
From: Tesla List <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com>
To: tesla-at-pupman-dot-com <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com>
Date: Thursday, February 03, 2000 10:00 AM
Subject: RE: Bucket Capacitor
>Original Poster: "Lau, Gary" <Gary.Lau-at-compaq-dot-com>
>* > Does anyone know the url for the site with plans for the multiple
>* bucket capacitor?
>The original idea was posted to the Pupman Tesla list by Fr. Thomas McGahee
>on July 13, 1997. Check the archives.
>Waltham, MA USA