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by Brian_Neumeyer
Sat Apr 30, 2016 6:29 am
Forum: Fusor Construction & Operation (& FAQs)
Topic: Tungsten grid construction
Replies: 9
Views: 6826

Re: Tungsten grid construction

Alex, when we made our 304 SS grid we made a wire jig that formed a ring that has four "connection" points on it. Of the three rings, one had 4 female, one had 2 female 2 male, and the last had 4 male, if that makes sense. I think the picture might be a better reference. With this method there was n...
by Brian_Neumeyer
Wed Apr 27, 2016 1:25 am
Forum: Images du Jour
Topic: Oakland University Fusor Group
Replies: 0
Views: 1716

Oakland University Fusor Group

Some pretty pictures of our demo fusor Matlab simulation results of three concentric rings axially perpendicular http://i.imgur.com/yrjDffNl.jpg Voltage waveform measured post transformer http://i.imgur.com/pHXPYuJl.png Lichtenberg figures on first "failed" run- no star mode pressure too high http:/...
by Brian_Neumeyer
Tue Apr 26, 2016 11:58 pm
Forum: Files
Topic: Oakland University Fusor Group Report
Replies: 1
Views: 5313

Oakland University Fusor Group Report

Here is our fusor report. Hopefully there's nothing terribly wrong in it.
by Brian_Neumeyer
Tue Feb 16, 2016 6:51 pm
Forum: Fusor Construction & Operation (& FAQs)
Topic: Oakland University Low Powered Fusor Update
Replies: 11
Views: 8946

Re: Oakland University Low Powered Fusor Update

Brian, I have added your name to the plasma club. Richard Hull Richard, While I do enjoy my name being in it, I am a part of a team. Would it be possible to have Aaron Garofalo, Matt Michalewicz, Matt Bloom, and Steve Stewart on the wall as well? If not, the Oakland University HC/SD Team would work...
by Brian_Neumeyer
Tue Feb 16, 2016 2:41 am
Forum: Fusor Construction & Operation (& FAQs)
Topic: Oakland University Low Powered Fusor Update
Replies: 11
Views: 8946

Re: Oakland University Low Powered Fusor Update

Brian/ Jim you need to adjust the picture size manually in something like Irfanview then under image/resize-resample to 1024 x 768 or lower resolution re-save to a convenient upload subdirectory ready to upload to this board I guess bit code isn't fully implemented on this board. Found a work aroun...
by Brian_Neumeyer
Mon Feb 15, 2016 5:39 pm
Forum: Fusor Construction & Operation (& FAQs)
Topic: Oakland University Low Powered Fusor Update
Replies: 11
Views: 8946

Oakland University Low Powered Fusor Update

Hello All, An update with a few questions! First Run- Sort of Successful http://i.imgur.com/rW9k9f2m.jpg Last week we turned it on for the first time. While we did get a bit of that delightful purple glow, it did not achieve "star mode" with a ball in the center. So we are at the trouble shooting pa...
by Brian_Neumeyer
Wed Oct 28, 2015 7:41 pm
Forum: Fusor Construction & Operation (& FAQs)
Topic: Electric Field 3D Modeling
Replies: 5
Views: 3832

Re: Electric Field 3D Modeling

I'm on the same team as Bloom, we're investigating using Matlab & simulink to 3D plot the electric field vectors. Does anyone have any experience or opinions on using those?
by Brian_Neumeyer
Mon Mar 30, 2015 6:51 am
Forum: High Voltage - Fusor Input Power (& FAQs)
Topic: Half a million volt fusor... Am I crazy?
Replies: 8
Views: 5628

Re: Half a million volt fusor... Am I crazy?

What order of magnitude did Wisconsin get? Additionally, where would one look at their work?