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Subject: Re: Neuts!!... 10E4/sec of 'em!
Date: Feb 27, 7:37 pm
Poster: Ely Silk

On Feb 27, 7:37 pm, Ely Silk wrote:

>However, the power voltage control is touchy as there is little gieger region or geiger plateau in the non-optimum design of the fusor. I found 20 volts one way or the other went from silence, (no counts) to avalache (oscillation/roar)
Very clever!

You might have some luck running the unit in the proportional region. If so, you could identify the isotope(s)you may have produced by looking at the wavefomr in the appropriate gamma, beta, or alpha catalog!!!

Keep those neutrons comin'.