From: Alfred C. Erpel[SMTP:aerpel-at-op-dot-net]
Sent: Sunday, January 04, 1998 6:27 PM
To: Tesla List
Subject: Re: Variac
>From: Edward V. Phillips[SMTP:ed-at-alumni.caltech.edu]
>Solid-state dimmer switches are in NO WAY a suitable substitute
>for a variac in capacitor-charging service! Intended for more or less
Thanks for the warning. I found their web site.
Could you take a look and see if anything about what they say leads you
to think differently, and if not, could you explain the reasoning behind not
using these devices in a TC tank circuit?