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Re: NST's w/ Dimmer
Original poster: "Jason by way of Terry Fritz <twftesla-at-qwest-dot-net>" <jasonp-at-btinternet-dot-com>
A dimmer is not a transformer of the standard kind - it may not work very
well on a neon.
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From: "Tesla list" <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com>
Sent: Wednesday, September 19, 2001 12:27 AM
Subject: Re: NST's w/ Dimmer
> Original poster: "by way of Terry Fritz <twftesla-at-qwest-dot-net>"
> Paralleled transformers are not tolerant of an excessive imbalance. They
> sort of
> push and shove on eachother. Dimmers are not calibrated, nor are they made
> degree of tolerance that would enable you to drive both dimmers from a
> You could put a voltmeter across the output of each dimmer. The best way
> to use a variac. A 15-20 Amp variac is almost essential for Tesla work.
> this helps.
> Ralph Zekelman