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Re: Primary size
Original poster: "colin.heath4 by way of Terry Fritz <twftesla-at-qwest-dot-net>" <colin.heath4-at-ntlworld-dot-com>
it is better to have a low frequency overall for spark performance
although what should also be a governing factor should be the bang size your
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Sent: Saturday, June 08, 2002 7:56 PM
Subject: Primary size
> Original poster: "PotLuck by way of Terry Fritz <twftesla-at-qwest-dot-net>"
> Hi list,
> Primary tank resonance is a function of the coil and cap in that as the
> coil becomes larger, more inductance, the cap must decrease in value to
> at the same resonant frequency. So it seems that a larger primary coil may
> advantageous in regard to the cap size needed. But there has to be limits
> optimums. I would assume there has to be an optimum in the relationship of
> secondary height and primary diameter. So my question is what are these
> and optimums?
> Rick W.
> Salt Lake City