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by Samuel Low
Mon Oct 17, 2016 4:54 am
Forum: Neutrons, Radiation, and Detection (& FAQs)
Topic: Neutron Transmutation Doping
Replies: 15
Views: 6108

Neutron Transmutation Doping

So, I'm intending to finish the construction of a working fusor and a polywell with a funded student initiative I've had in school. I'm interested to place samples of raw pure silicon near the source of neutron radiation (of course assuming that is first achieved, which is the hard part!) and study ...
by Samuel Low
Mon Mar 14, 2016 2:54 pm
Forum: Images du Jour
Topic: Sam's First Fusor Run
Replies: 3
Views: 1632

Re: Sam's First Fusor Run

Hello Richard, yes, you are right about that. It is not a very good vacuum chamber to be honest, it was very patch-work held together with nothing more but epoxy, vacuum grease and silicone sealant. I was pretty happy the plasma held for awhile, but I think there was a leak after that, the air becam...
by Samuel Low
Wed Mar 02, 2016 6:35 pm
Forum: Images du Jour
Topic: Sam's First Fusor Run
Replies: 3
Views: 1632

Sam's First Fusor Run

Hello all from Singapore, While the school semester progresses, I've edged off time to build a demo fusor and here are the results! 20160302094456.jpg While it is all very qualitative and I don't really have much data on it. I don't even know what the exact pressure on the gauge is because it maxes ...