From: 	baumann-at-proton.llumc.edu[SMTP:baumann-at-proton.llumc.edu]
Reply To: 	baumann-at-proton.llumc.edu
Sent: 	Friday, January 09, 1998 1:23 AM
To: 	tesla-at-pupman-dot-com
Subject: 	Re: CHOKES!

On  8 Jan, Tesla List wrote:
> From: 	Zuma[SMTP:mwise-at-ns.sosis-dot-com]
> Reply To: 	mwise-at-ns.sosis-dot-com
> Sent: 	Thursday, January 08, 1998 5:19 PM
> To: 	tesla-at-pupman-dot-com
> Subject: 	CHOKES!
> I have finally gotten my 10 lb. spool of 22awg magnet wire in. I
> and planning on winding either a new 6.25 inch coil or an 8.5 inch
> coil. Any suggestiond as to which one I should wind. Also I should have 
> plenty of wire to also wind some air core chokes. But is 22awg wire
> adequate to do this with? I also need to know the lowest recommended
> inductance for the chokes?
> ChrisJ
I would say you have enough wire.. I only needed 3lbs for my 6.25x25
You might want to consider finding a lb or 2 of 28AWG for your chokes.
They only need to pass on the order of 100mA 
As for size.. that is an argument point :)
Mine are 3.2 uh (6" long on 2" form, 28awg wire)

Michael Baumann  Optivus Technology Inc.|Loma Linda University Medical Center
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