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Re: Coil Winder

7/17/2004 10:17 PM
Joe Gwinn
Re: Coil Winder
A toroid winder isn't suitable for winding pickups.  
 
A toroid is a donut of magnetic metal or ferrite, with the wire wound such that it passes through the donut hole multiple times. The advantage of a toroid inductor or transformer is that it is magnetically self-shielding, so no field escapes, and external fields cannot interfere.

 
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