|[AMRadio] HV Wire|
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Sat Dec 23 22:08:56 EST 2006
I used such similar wire when I rewired the high voltage power supply in my
Collins 20V-3. Got it from a local who repairs neon signs.
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Rick Brashear" <rickbras at airmail.net>
To: "Discussion of AM Radio in the Amateur Service"
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Sent: Saturday, December 23, 2006 7:22 PM
Subject: Re: [AMRadio] HV Wire
> If you want a sure fire solution to the high voltage problem use GTO-15
> wire. It's used in neon signs among other things. I've used it many
> times in 3000 to 5000 volt at 500 to 800 ma applications and never had a
> problem. You can get it in a variety of colors and even super flexible.
> Donald Sanders wrote:
>>Your error was using the foam coax. The foam is porous and has multiple
>>leakage paths for high voltage. Only use poly insulated coax.
>> Don W4BWS
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