Re: Home Made Variac
actaully those motor brushes are completely wrong for a variac,
but as long as you keep the run time short you won't burn them out.
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Sent: Saturday, February 05, 2000 10:12 PM
Subject: Re: Home Made Variac
> Original Poster: BillEaver-at-aol-dot-com
> To all coilers,etc.
> An easy fix that I have found to fix carbon brush or shoe for variac,
> etc, is an old dry cell battery carbon rod. A file will cut this stuff
> easy. Also
> the right kind of graphite works also. Check with an ohmmeter for low
> Denis Despins