Re: Miniature Tesla Coil

Hi Alan,
         You wrote....

MW>     I reckon you should be able to achieve a couple of feet if
MW>clearances don't become a problem which may well happen with the
MW>secondary height you are using.
> A couple of feet??
> I won't hesitate to say that that would be an impossibility with 
> respect to the specs.

I'm curious to hear such an unequivocal no on this one. I have scored
8" coronas from a small coil with an even smaller terminal using
less than 100W powered by a car ignition coil. Why do you say 2' is
impossible from 400+ watts?