Model T Ignition Coil Powered Tesla Coil
Built for John Grizzy - "OSHA-Prof
Original setup found unsatisfactory (primary too close!)
New setup with ribbon primary
Model T Coil is removable, contacts being made with flat formed copper
springs. Point plane spark gap (Tungsten),
.002 mfd doorknob cap rated at 40kV.
64 TPI coil, threaded form. Primary interleaved with a textile
Lighting a Tesla bulb
Lots of effluve
When the gap opened and interrupter adjusted Phantom streams 2"
long issue from each pole.
Short but hot discharges from almost closed gap
Linda A stopped by from LA - she has the amazing original Ajax Coil of
Frederick Finch Strong
(C) Jeff Behary, 2011