Adj. Pri. Cap
From: FutureT [SMTP:FutureT-at-aol-dot-com]
Sent: Thursday, January 22, 1998 8:22 AM
Subject: Re: Adj. Pri. Cap
In a message dated 98-01-22 01:48:04 EST, you write:
> I'm thinking of building an adjustable primary cap(plate type) so that I
> can use it to tune the main circuit instead of the primary coil.
> Can anyone tell me why this wouldn't be a good idea(besides the extra work
> Rene Caldera
It's a very good idea although the cap may need to be quite large.
Do you plan to use the variable cap in addition to a main fixed
cap in order to keep the size of the variable cap reasonable? I
often use this technique for critical tuning experiments and have
had excellent results.