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Re: MMC for 4 pack MOT supply
Original poster: "tesla by way of Terry Fritz <twftesla-at-qwest-dot-net>" <tesla-at-paradise-dot-net.nz>
Hi Ted L in NZ
The CD spec for the geek cap is 13.5A RMS and 432A Pk.
So you can do the sums for the MMC
I have used the 942C 0.33uF/1600V 3 strings of 11 with good success with a 4
This cap has Irms of 13.3A and 633A pk FYI
Ted Linney in NZ
----- Original Message -----
From: "Tesla list" <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com>
Sent: Saturday, July 06, 2002 6:49 AM
Subject: MMC for 4 pack MOT supply
> Original poster: "Andy Cobaugh by way of Terry Fritz <twftesla-at-qwest-dot-net>"
> I would like some advice on my idea about a capacitor for a 4 pack MOT
> I would like to make 4 strings of 6 Geek group caps for a voltage rating
> 12KV and 100nF. My question is will the capacitors take the current and
> power from the MOTs or do I have to build a capacitor for this one. If I
> this it would be easy to go to 2 strings of 12 for my 15/60 NST supply.
> will the 6000VA or so this psu will be supplying be overpowering my 4" x
> secondary? Can high voltage side capacitve ballasting reduce the power
> somewhat? (I did this with 2 series MOTs and could plug them directly into
> 15A outlet, 1 MO cap on each "leg"). Any and all help is greatly
> Andy C.
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