What transformer would work well for a kerosene heater igniter? Answered
I'm using a kerosene heater from time to time this winter and it has a built-in ignition glow coil that is powered by 2 C cell batteries. I was thinking about wiring an AC transformer to it to power the ignition coil instead of using the batteries. What range of voltages and mA might work correctly? I have a 6v 600mA transformer on hand. Might that work? I don't want to burn the coil out by driving it too hard though.