RE: Cable question
From: D.C. Cox[SMTP:DR.RESONANCE-at-next-wave-dot-net]
Sent: Friday, January 02, 1998 6:26 PM
To: Tesla List
Subject: Re: Cable question
The neon sign cable will work fine for the xmfr to oscillator connections.
Use #6 AWG or 1/2 wide copper strap for your tank (LC) circuit connections.
Sometimes you may have to use a few short pieces of tygon tubing over the
#6 to provide better HV insulation.
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> Subject: Re: Cable question
> Date: Thursday, January 01, 1998 4:34 PM
> From: Andrew Chiin[SMTP:chinny-at-ozemail-dot-com.au]
> Sent: Thursday, January 01, 1998 4:13 PM
> To: tesla-at-pupman-dot-com
> Subject: Cable question
> Hey all.
> Just wondering what kind of cable should I use to connect a NST to the
> protection network, i.e. the chokes, bypass caps & SG? I have a few
> of neon cable. I'm guessing this is quite suitable for this purpose.
> Also what kind of cable should I use to connect the Tesla tank
> I presume there's quite a large current flowing through here and neon
> can't hack it. Or am I mistaken.
> And finally what kind of wire should I use to wind the chokes?
> Help appreciated.
> Andrew Chin