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Jiffycoil's Tesla Coil projects
What type of capasitor should i used for my 20volt tesla .? Pleas tell me.
Hi,As long as the transformer is Non-GFI then it will be fine for a medium size Tesla coil. The transformer should say if it is GFI or not. If it has green red and yellow LEDs on them then they are GFI and will not work for Tesla coils. GFI are put on transformers to protect them in case of short circuit. The way Tesla coils work would tell a GFI protected transformer that there is a short circuit and shut the transformer down. I hope this helps.
so I have been wanting to build a tesla coil for quite a wile it seems that a finally have time to go at it. I have been reading questions from some people regarding the construction process you have said that the coil should be designed around the transformer. so my question is I have found some Transco 5000 v and 6000v will these work to build a coil.
I have been fascinated with Tesla Coils since my first day of college and now I want to make 5 small versions and program them to music. I have done much research but none as small as yours I have found. I would love a mentor in this adventure of knowledge.
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