Outdoor performance problems
From: Jeff W. Parisse[SMTP:jparisse-at-teslacoil-dot-com]
Sent: Sunday, January 11, 1998 10:50 AM
To: Tesla List
Subject: Re: Outdoor performance problems
>I had my coil running really well indoors (snip) and when I put it outside
(38º F, moist) I got some puzzling problems
>Seems like temperature was affecting something.
The moisture in the air, not the temp, was causing your sparks to be
air is more conductive than dry air and therefore sparks dissipate faster in
I've seen tapes of Robert Stephens on very cold (yet dry) Canadian winters
his coils with tremendous results.
Jeff W. Parisse, Director