High voltage wire

From:  Eleanor Flood [SMTP:eflood-at-bellsouth-dot-net]
Sent:  Friday, April 03, 1998 8:54 PM
To:  Tesla List
Subject:  Re: High voltage wire

Tesla List wrote:

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> From:  Bill the arcstarter [SMTP:arcstarter-at-hotmail-dot-com]
> Sent:  Thursday, April 02, 1998 1:15 PM
> To:  tesla-at-pupman-dot-com
> Subject:  Re: High voltage wire
> It was written:
> >>Cheap source for high voltage wire?
> >>Maybe our suggestion?
> >Regular wire with some non-metalic rubber air hose around it.

Not rubber air hose.  Plastic tubing used for micro-irrigation for plants.


> Careful here!  I recently tried using some automobile vacuum hose for
> this and here's what happened:
> Not auto vacuum hose, that's different, obviously.
> You might be OK using clear vinyl tubing for a HV insulator...
> Yes, vinyl, but this is black, not clear,  and seems to work for us.

Hope this clears the problem.Elli and Harold