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Old 9th January 2013, 04:33 PM   #11
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I use 20kv 200 deg c rated stuff off e bay, seems ok.

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Old 9th January 2013, 08:28 PM   #12
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From: Kimber customer support

The voltage rating for the TCSS is 10k. The actual model number of the wire is 10kTCSS.

>To: Kimber customer support
> Please provide the voltage rating for the TCSS/19 wire. I would like
> to use it in an audio amplifier with a B+ supply of 1250VDC. I can use it
> with a teflon sleeve if required.
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Old 9th January 2013, 11:23 PM   #13
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I'd not use rubber or PVC, since it degrades over time.

Test lead wire will crack and develop pin hole defects too... the asian stuff is especially not so good.

I prefer suitable insulated wire with a suitable (usually, but not always) PTFE spaghetti sleeve over that. More reliable, imo.

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Old 9th January 2013, 11:31 PM   #14
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Once the circuit is built and in place why would the plate cap wire ever move enough to be of concern?

Just slide a length of 600V or greater heat shrink tubing over it, shrink it, and call it a day.
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