material to coat secondary
From: Rick L. Kirby [SMTP:rkirby-at-earthlink-dot-net]
Sent: Friday, April 17, 1998 11:32 AM
To: Tesla List
Subject: Re: material to coat secondary
Tesla List wrote:
> From: Kevin Wahila [SMTP:kevinw-at-stny.lrun-dot-com]
> Sent: Thursday, April 16, 1998 9:14 AM
> To: tesla-at-pupman-dot-com
> Subject: material to coat secondary
> i went to Loews yesterday and picked up some Valspar Dura-Build Clear-Gloss
> Epoxy Finish. one coat of this is equivalent to 50 coats of varnish. they
> had a sample piece of wood coated in it. it was very thick and looked
> great. well, would this be suitable to coat my tesla secondary with?
I used 2 coats of Behr build 50 two part epoxy finish on my
lastest 6" coil and I love it. I did hear of problems with this
coating if your coil sees freezing temperatures. It could crack.
I keep my coil inside.
good luck :^)