HV transformers

This forum is for specialized infomation important to the construction and safe operation of the high voltage electrical supplies and related circuitry needed for fusor operation.
User avatar
Richard Hull
Moderator
Posts: 12441
Joined: Fri Jun 15, 2001 1:44 pm
Real name: Richard Hull

Re: HV transformers

Post by Richard Hull » Tue Sep 11, 2007 2:33 pm

Correct, it is full wave and not a bridge, but safe.

Using a bridge and ungrounding the case would give you full voltage, ~18kv, but leave the case at a lethal potential relative to ground.

It is corrected.

Richard Hull
Progress may have been a good thing once, but it just went on too long. - Yogi Berra
Fusion is the energy of the future....and it always will be
Retired now...Doing only what I want and not what I should...every day is a saturday.

Post Reply