Re: Powerstat Surge

In a message dated 96-05-24 00:10:29 EDT, you write:

>[ I wonder if it matters what order things are in.  I have the variacs
>and the arc welder between them and the pole pig. -- Chip ]


I would say yes.  The order won't matter as far as the current limiting goes.
 I do think having the welder between the line and the variac helps to soften
the high current spikes that you mentioned when power is applied.  As I said,
I have never seen this problem.

Ed Sonderman