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Re: [TCML] x-ray transformer
Not really good for TC building. Voltage is too high and current is too
You need 7-15 kV AC at 60 to 500 mA for good coil performance. Most small
coils are built with neon sign transformer, and most large coils are
built using highline pole transformers.
On Thu, Feb 26, 2009 at 6:08 PM, John Darwin Powers <jdp3@xxxxxxxxxxx>wrote:
> I have come across a transformer removed from a x-ray defraction system.
> It was made by Rich Seifert & Co. of Germany, now part of GE sensor
> systems. The specifications are 60kV, 80mA, 3.5kW, at 20kHz. It is in mit
> condition and is water cooled. Is this a "good thing" for Tesla coil
> building? Have the IGBT driver for it, and am figuring out how it works.
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