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by S Silvawalker
Fri Dec 14, 2018 4:43 pm
Forum: Fusor and/or General Fusion Theory (& FAQs)
Topic: A Thought Experiment on Ideal Conditions
Replies: 5
Views: 4575

Re: A Thought Experiment on Ideal Conditions

Thank you for the feedback and I will recalculate for the new values and construct a better model for this situation.
by S Silvawalker
Tue Dec 11, 2018 12:14 am
Forum: Fusor and/or General Fusion Theory (& FAQs)
Topic: A Thought Experiment on Ideal Conditions
Replies: 5
Views: 4575

Re: A Thought Experiment on Ideal Conditions

I regret starting with that quote, it was meant to act as a hook although I think now it may have simply acted as a distraction from what I meant to say. In broader terms, the obvious reason as to why a fusor can not come anywhere near to ignition is because of heat losses caused by deuteron collisi...
by S Silvawalker
Mon Dec 03, 2018 12:33 am
Forum: Fusor and/or General Fusion Theory (& FAQs)
Topic: A Thought Experiment on Ideal Conditions
Replies: 5
Views: 4575

A Thought Experiment on Ideal Conditions

I post this to approach the commonly asked question of, "why can a fusor not break even?" in a hopefully more professional and direct thought experiment. I do not claim to have any theoretical system to attain the conditions described, all I wish to do is get a more intuitive understanding of the ph...
by S Silvawalker
Sat Nov 10, 2018 6:23 pm
Forum: Fusor Construction & Operation (& FAQs)
Topic: My (extremely) rough attempts
Replies: 0
Views: 1069

My (extremely) rough attempts

Hello, Here are my experiments so far, My apologies for the mess that tends to be my work. I am a senior high school student with a background in the construction of jet engines(all three types) and model rockets. It was my interest in high voltages and currents which led me to start looking into di...