[TCML] secondary coil form
drieben at att.net
Mon Feb 13 18:08:17 MST 2012
Wound dry, then multi-coats of Minwax marine spar
varnish after winding. IIRC, I used a vari-speed drill
chucked on a 1/2" dia. length of all-thread, onto which
the coil's end caps were affixed to. Adjusted drill motor
speed with a variac.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Carl Noggle" <cn at q.com>
To: "Tesla Coil Mailing List" <tesla at pupman.com>
Sent: Monday, February 13, 2012 8:21 AM
Subject: Re: [TCML] secondary coil form
> Thanks, David,
> I didn't know about duct PVC tubing. Sounds ideal. Did you wind the
> wire into epoxy or wind it on "dry", and did you varnish the coil
> If I get the kind of performance in your videos, I'll be mondo happy.
> Then I'll have to find a good name for it. After twenty years it
> deserves some respect.
> Thanks for the good information.
> PS--By the way, an ice cream freezer motor makes a really good winding
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