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by Jack Rosky
Thu Aug 11, 2016 11:29 am
Forum: Images du Jour
Topic: First Neutrons in Fusor II
Replies: 9
Views: 14554

Re: First Neutrons in Fusor II

Hello All! First I'd like to say thank you for all the nice words and congratulations. I would just like to point out that this is not Scott and I's first fusion. It is simply our first fusion in our new system. Our first fusion was done around this time last year. Here is the neutron club claim fro...
by Jack Rosky
Wed Aug 10, 2016 10:10 pm
Forum: Images du Jour
Topic: First Neutrons in Fusor II
Replies: 9
Views: 14554

First Neutrons in Fusor II

Written Overview: Neutron Detection- Our neutron detection consisted of a bubble dosimeter rated at 29 bubbles/mrem. Our He-3 counter will be running shortly after we get it calibrated against a proper source. Vacuum system- Our vacuum system consists of the same 1 CFM mechanical pump (Pfiefer-Balz...
by Jack Rosky
Mon May 16, 2016 5:22 pm
Forum: Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from New Jersey
Replies: 1
Views: 665

Re: Hello from New Jersey

Hello Thomas, Welcome! You will find the FAQs to be extremely help and strongly strongly suggest reading them all. I am also in NJ and began building a fusor in 8th grade and have finished with my friend Scott Moroch in our sophomore year of highschool. Feel free to ask me any questions by PM'ing me...
by Jack Rosky
Tue Apr 26, 2016 5:55 pm
Forum: Images du Jour
Topic: Fusion Claim- Kuba and Noah
Replies: 17
Views: 11294

Re: Fusion Claim- Kuba and Noah

Congratulations from a fellow highschool fusioneer! Great work! Looking forward to see what you do further!
-Jack
by Jack Rosky
Tue Sep 15, 2015 9:23 pm
Forum: Images du Jour
Topic: Further fusion efforts for Jack and Scott
Replies: 1
Views: 1784

Further fusion efforts for Jack and Scott

Hello All! I'd just like to introduce this post as where Scott and I will show our continued efforts to more fusion and towards a better system. Today we had another successful day at NJIT and got some more fusion as well as a better moderator (HDPE blocks thanks to Tim Koeth). We took a video that ...
by Jack Rosky
Tue Sep 01, 2015 3:13 am
Forum: Images du Jour
Topic: First Fusion Claim for Jack and Scott's Fusor
Replies: 6
Views: 4264

First Fusion Claim for Jack and Scott's Fusor

Written Overview: Neutron Detection- For our neutron detection we currently use a LND-2520 Helium 3 Proportional Counter with a NVTH value of 21 cps/nv. This probe is driven by a Johnson model 10 rate meter. This rate meter is very similar to a ludlum model 3 as it has an adjustable voltage within ...
by Jack Rosky
Thu Jul 30, 2015 10:58 pm
Forum: Images du Jour
Topic: Star Mode and More!
Replies: 3
Views: 4543

Star Mode and More!

Hello All!, The past couple of weeks Scott and I have been very busy at NJIT working towards fusion. Within these weeks we have made great progress and have decided to make an update. First, We have finalized our designs for our future chamber and experiments and got the CAD done for them. Our new c...
by Jack Rosky
Tue May 26, 2015 4:17 pm
Forum: Advanced Technical Discussion Area
Topic: Differential Chamber Wall Materials
Replies: 17
Views: 12749

Re: Differential Chamber Wall Materials

Thank you everyone for your responses and we will keep this page updated as our project progresses. Much research is planned to be done over the summer at our local university.
Jack Rosky
by Jack Rosky
Tue May 26, 2015 2:40 am
Forum: Advanced Technical Discussion Area
Topic: Differential Chamber Wall Materials
Replies: 17
Views: 12749

Re: Differential Chamber Wall Materials

Hello All, Thank you all for your extremely insightful and thought provoking responses to Scott and I's project ideas. I just wanted to jump on in here and bring up the "hot spots" some have noticed with their Fusors. I wanted to see if any of you had any insight to why this may be and if any of you...
by Jack Rosky
Fri May 08, 2015 2:23 pm
Forum: Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello
Replies: 1
Views: 713

Re: Hello

Hello Spencer! First off, I'd like to say welcome to the community. I hope you'll find that we're a pretty friendly bunch around here. As for useful reading information, the best thing to do (and what everyone will tell each other over and over again on this site) is read the FAQ's. They are located...

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