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by Dennis P Brown
Sat Feb 16, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: Fusor and/or General Fusion Theory (& FAQs)
Topic: Fusors and Maxwell's Equations
Replies: 6
Views: 1330

Re: Fusors and Maxwell's Equations

... call a demo fusor project by that name. As soon as anyone in admin or safety googles that word, then nuclear fusion, neutrons and possibly x-rays ... an electro-magnetic plasma demonstration device. Next, don't use a voltage that will produce measurable x-rays; a NST is the best and safest ...
by Dennis P Brown
Fri Feb 08, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: Images du Jour
Topic: Tyler's Demo Fusor
Replies: 4
Views: 632

Re: Tyler's Demo Fusor

... (say, 30 microns) so your plasma stays light. Good you are wearing safety glasses but that doesn't protect your face. A thin walled glass like ... and you have a future real fusor chamber. One can get inexpensive high voltage diodes on ebay via Chinese manufactures. Some are extremely good ...
by Tyler Meagher
Fri Feb 08, 2019 2:53 am
Forum: Images du Jour
Topic: Tyler's Demo Fusor
Replies: 4
Views: 632

Re: Tyler's Demo Fusor

Rich and Dennis, thank you for your comments. I do wear safety glasses when working in the shop and lab. I have a procedure I follow ... and I don’t understand rectified output yet. I am not using high voltage diodes like the demo fusor FAQ diagram <http://www.fusor.net/board/viewtopic.php?f=29&t=4405#p27243>. ...
by Dennis P Brown
Mon Jan 21, 2019 9:26 pm
Forum: Fusor Construction & Operation (& FAQs)
Topic: Construction of Neutron Grade Fusor
Replies: 45
Views: 3157

Re: Construction of Neutron Grade Fusor

... excellent progress - like getting the plasma under better control. Your voltage (28 kV) is a bit low if your supply is producing under 8 ma; yes, ... distance (and please, no holding the neutron detector) will provide safety (and again, do not sit so the lower body gets x-rays!) A simple metal ...
by Enzo Carter
Wed Jan 16, 2019 3:25 am
Forum: Fusor Construction & Operation (& FAQs)
Topic: Construction of Neutron Grade Fusor
Replies: 45
Views: 3157

Construction of Neutron Grade Fusor

... cathode-side-close-IMG_6544.jpg cathode-sphere-IMG_4797.jpg High Voltage feedthrough 25kV rated 50kV tested 3.6mm shaft HV-Feedthrough-IMG_5237.jpg ... a few weeks now and am getting close to something to show to the forum. safety is key so i have not been able to work unsupervised which limits ...
by Johannes Toppe
Tue Jan 15, 2019 1:30 am
Forum: New User Chat Area
Topic: Demo Fusor Suggestions
Replies: 7
Views: 661

Re: Demo Fusor Suggestions

... turning one into an inductive ballast would end up not providing enough voltage for the system (around 2kV). I attached a rough sketch of how we ... overclock to get us ready on time. We will certainly not overlook safety. Thanks Johannes
by Cai Arcos
Sun Jan 06, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: New User Chat Area
Topic: Demo Fusor Suggestions
Replies: 7
Views: 661

Re: Demo Fusor Suggestions

... are a better solution that MOTs for two reasons. The first one being safety. While a shock from a Neon Sign Transformer can cause great harm, ... to the FAQs I have read on these forums, it is a good idea to have a voltage range of around 0-10kV. On the hand, if you are in the same situation ...
by Enzo Carter
Sun Jan 06, 2019 2:34 pm
Forum: Fusor Construction & Operation (& FAQs)
Topic: Creation, usage, and destruction of a cathode
Replies: 12
Views: 1322

Re: Creation, usage, and destruction of a cathode

... that collides with a material 'brimsstraholing' and the power supply (voltage and current) is giving the electrons so i think it will be the same ... but for now i will use lead for X-rays and acrylic for high voltage safety. making the acrylic shield today. as for material safety we take it ...
by Dennis P Brown
Tue Jan 01, 2019 8:06 pm
Forum: New User Chat Area
Topic: Someone give me some exact specs
Replies: 19
Views: 1316

Re: Someone give me some exact specs

... fusor. Or, just buy new, off the self stuff (some do) for big bucks. Safety - if you are comparing nuclear power systems like power plants (fission ... Real fusors are highly dangerous but only to someone using them. The voltages are lethal and depending on design, the x-rays from the high voltage ...
by Max_micklitsch
Fri Dec 14, 2018 3:20 am
Forum: New User Chat Area
Topic: Total newbie
Replies: 1
Views: 300

Total newbie

... questions 😂 what are the parts needed for a basic fusor setup? What safety precautions should i take? where would i get these things? Ebay? Im a total newbie, all ive done with high voltage and such is play with MOTs.