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Mini Tesla coil


Type: Spark gap tesla coil
Capacitor: 10 3kv .1uF film pulse capacitors in series
Spark gap: Static, built of copper pipe in PVC, Richard Quick style spark gap
Primary coil: Flat (pancake) coil of 1/4" copper tubing
Secondary coil: Around 800 turns of 30 gauge magnetic wire wrapped around 2" PVC pipe. Varnished. Coil form itself is about 10" in height
Power supply: 15kv 60ma transformer with protection circuit