From: Malcolm Watts [SMTP:MALCOLM-at-directorate.wnp.ac.nz]
Sent: Tuesday, April 07, 1998 3:39 PM
To: Tesla List
Subject: Re: secondary wire
> From: Eleanor Flood [SMTP:eflood-at-bellsouth-dot-net]
> Sent: Monday, April 06, 1998 8:29 PM
> To: tesla-at-pupman-dot-com
> Subject: secondary wire
> Maybe a stupid question, but here goes.
> We have a couple of thousand feet of #22 insulated stranded copper wire
> that we were considering using to wind a new secondary. Is this an ok
> idea, or is stranded wire detrimental to the efficiency of the coil, or
> enough so to make it undesirable to use?
> What problems might we have?
> Any info will be greatly appreciated.
> Elli and Harold
It's not perfect but will work OK. Go for it.