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by Aidan Cookson
Tue Oct 29, 2013 3:46 pm
Forum: Vacuum Technology (& FAQs)
Topic: Vacuum Chamber
Replies: 10
Views: 3326

Re: Vacuum Chamber

The bottom line is, do you just want to do fusion, get into the neutron club on the easy and then cut out? If so, 2.75 inches is fine. If, however, you want to do serious fusion work and go over the 1 mega-neutron per second mark, then you might consider the smallest size as being 6-8 inches in dia...
by Aidan Cookson
Tue Oct 29, 2013 3:38 pm
Forum: Vacuum Technology (& FAQs)
Topic: Vacuum Chamber
Replies: 10
Views: 3326

Re: Vacuum Chamber

Ok thank you for the fast responses. Seeing as this is my first attempt at fusion, i will probably just find a larger chamber and maybe use this one for a future project.
by Aidan Cookson
Tue Oct 29, 2013 1:08 pm
Forum: Vacuum Technology (& FAQs)
Topic: Vacuum Chamber
Replies: 10
Views: 3326

Vacuum Chamber

I recently received a small x-shaped vacuum chamber from someone. It contained something that looks like an old ion-gun. When I browse the forums on vacuum chambers, it seems everyone uses a cylindrical or spherical chamber with a diameter of at least 6". My question is would a chamber with a diamet...