Re: Toroid question...
On 28 Feb 00, at 11:46, Tesla List wrote:
> Original Poster: "M Fabs" <the_machin_shin-at-hotmail-dot-com>
> There is the shorted turn Strike Rail problem. Does a shorted turn Toroid
> steal power from the secondary in the same manner?
Only if it has a finite resistance ;)
Actually, it's coupled only loosely to all but the top turns so for
the most part doesn't have a huge impact on the resonator as a
whole although it must dissipate some energy as I have heard of
some heating occurring in the topload of a CW coil.
> Me again. Sorry, just needed a break from work...
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