[TCML] Secondary Damage (Large Coil)
steve.ward at gmail.com
Tue Apr 17 16:44:12 MDT 2012
I would not suggest this fix. Sure the electric field is all vertical
or longitudinal as you say, but that doesnt mean it wont corona!!!
Your "fix" sounds like a great way to start carbon tracking inside the
On Sat, Apr 14, 2012 at 10:04 AM, Carl Noggle <cn at q.com> wrote:
> Oe way to make a smooth coupling is to drill a small hole through the form,
> strip the wire ends, and feed them through the hole. Then twist them
> together inside the form and solder them. Then rewind the rest of the coil.
> Putting epoxy around the splice couldn't hurt.
> The sharp ends will not go into corona inside the form since the field
> inside is only longitudinal. I have (unfortunately) made many of these
> splices and they have all worked well.
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