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Re: [TCML] Toroid height, What's best
I use 1/2 minor toroid dia value x 1.5 This is the open distance from
base of toroid to last turn on the coil.
With your 5" minor dia, then 1.5 times x 2.5 = 3.75 inches base toroid to
last turn on the coil.
On Mon, Feb 22, 2010 at 5:41 PM, Shaun Epp <scepp@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hello Group,
> Well I just bought a new toroid, It came by mail today. I was wondering if
> I need to change its height relative to the top winding of my secondary, I
> assume that this changes the self capacitance of the secondary and flashover
> voltage, but I'm not sure. Could some experts enlighten me. Right now the
> bottom of the 16" x 5" toroid is 1 inch above the top windings of my 4.25"
> dia secondary, and the secondary has 22.25 inches of windings.
> It's too cold outside for me to run tests right now, I'll have to wait 1.5
> months for that to change. But spring is coming :-))
> Shaun Epp
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