salt water caps

From:  Jeff Corr [SMTP:corr-at-enid-dot-com]
Sent:  Saturday, January 24, 1998 11:25 PM
To:  Tesla List
Subject:  Re: salt water caps

Any glass jar/bottle will work.  Wine coolers and beer bottles
are suggested because they are smaller and can easily be adjusted
for alternate capacitance.  

At 10:55 PM 1/24/98 -0600, you wrote:
>From:  Ben McMillen [SMTP:sammac-at-cobweb-dot-net]
>Sent:  Saturday, January 24, 1998 7:31 PM
>To:  tesla-at-pupman-dot-com
>Subject:  salt water caps
>I have some questions about saltwater caps. I've read that they can be made
>out of wine cooler bottles. Would it be possible to substitute the wine
>cooler bottles with larger 1 gallon wine bottles(with metal screw-on caps)?
>If so, are there any percautions that should be taken and/or design changes?
>How many would I need for one coil? Finally, would the larger size have any
>affect on the discharge performance of the cap? Thanks for any help.
>Ben McMillen

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