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by Tom McCarthy
Thu May 08, 2014 8:27 pm
Forum: Fusor and/or General Fusion Theory (& FAQs)
Topic: Fusor reactor size question
Replies: 8
Views: 1937

Re: Fusor reactor size question

... if you find one, it will most likely have an exorbitant price tag attached. On building a supply: ... would be expensive) is not very smart. The safety issues involved are beyond comprehension ... to protect you from the huge amounts of x-rays you will be producing. I find your second question ...
by Yan Rui
Wed Apr 23, 2014 4:55 pm
Forum: High Voltage - Fusor Input Power (& FAQs)
Topic: Ask a question, is a high voltage will damage the equipment
Replies: 13
Views: 5436

Re: Ask a question, is a high voltage will damage the equipm

Good to stop and learn! Safety is critical and with the high voltage systems ... same grid.) This also brings up the dangers of x-rays in a non-metal chamber and that your first priority is ...
by Dennis P Brown
Wed Apr 23, 2014 9:39 am
Forum: High Voltage - Fusor Input Power (& FAQs)
Topic: Ask a question, is a high voltage will damage the equipment
Replies: 13
Views: 5436

Re: Ask a question, is a high voltage will damage the equipm

Good to stop and learn! Safety is critical and with the high voltage systems ... same grid.) This also brings up the dangers of x-rays in a non-metal chamber and that your first priority is ...
by Dennis P Brown
Mon Apr 21, 2014 1:53 pm
Forum: Images du Jour
Topic: Electro-Static Linear Deuteron Accelerator Project Photos
Replies: 10
Views: 3291

Re: Electro-Static Linear Deuteron Accelerator Project Photo

First off, these are excellent questions that are rarely asked/answered in ... last few years both flagged design errors/problems/safety issues and offered outstanding solutions to these ... thickness was calculated to fully defeat 500 KeV X-rays - far beyond anything my weak VdG could ever achieve.) ...
by Dennis P Brown
Sat Apr 12, 2014 3:22 am
Forum: Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello everyone!
Replies: 4
Views: 1797

Re: Hello everyone!

... can take a while and that issues of radiation safety can arise with real fusors - not gamma but x-rays from electrons and high voltage issues (neutrons are not a big ...
by Carl Willis
Tue Apr 01, 2014 10:46 pm
Forum: Announcements and Administration Archive
Topic: Risk Assessment
Replies: 4
Views: 1320

Re: Risk Assessment

... Akshat, Your priorities are 1) electricity 2) x-rays 3) neutron radiation in that order. In order to make ... from the wall socket), which can be dangerous. Your safety protocol should call for never working on energized ...
by Akshat Sharma
Mon Mar 31, 2014 5:07 pm
Forum: Announcements and Administration Archive
Topic: Risk Assessment
Replies: 4
Views: 1320

Risk Assessment

... undergo a risk assessment to ensure the right safety measures are in place. I myself know that fusion is quite safe except the high voltage, minimal xray/ some gamma rays and explosive gases; but I would like advice about that ...
by Jamie Edwards
Thu Mar 06, 2014 12:48 pm
Forum: Images du Jour
Topic: Archived - NEUTRONS!!!
Replies: 16
Views: 8101

Archived - NEUTRONS!!!

... on the video) cdv700 Geiger counter to detect x-rays another GM counter electronic neutron dosimeter lithium ... blogging my story R & B Switch gear - for helping with safety and parts for the high voltage especially Robbie ...
by Jamie Edwards
Tue Feb 25, 2014 9:55 pm
Forum: Images du Jour
Topic: Archived - Fusor progress
Replies: 9
Views: 2821

Re: Fusor progress

... the vacuum. I have to complete a radiation safety training course before I am allowed to do ... tomorrow at a lower voltage so there are no X-rays going through the vacuum chamber.
by JakeJHecla
Fri Feb 14, 2014 3:48 pm
Forum: Other Forms of Fusion - Theory, Construction, Discussion, URLs
Topic: A quick reply...
Replies: 4
Views: 1587

Re: A quick reply...

Just because it's available does not imply safety or legality. Further, that ampoule is in ... words on mailing gases: http://pe.usps.com/text/pub52/pub52c3_017.htm. I suspect you'll find ... mechanism for fusion from low levels of soft x-rays. This entire business of "soft x-ray fusion" ...