high voltage power supply

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Alex Peterson
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high voltage power supply

Post by Alex Peterson » Tue Sep 30, 2014 1:46 am

Will this transformer be good for a fusor?

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Spellman-MP-Ser ... 4d25035c3a

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Re: high voltage power supply

Post by Richard Hull » Tue Sep 30, 2014 6:11 am

With no data and no testing, I would not give $5.00 for it. Another pig in a poke.

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Re: high voltage power supply

Post by John Taylor » Tue Sep 30, 2014 2:18 pm

That power supply, while being the correct polarity and sufficient voltage, can only put out 0.33mA. While this will be enough voltage for fusion to occur, the number of fusions is dependent on current and you would be hard pressed to be able to measure the feeble amount of fusion from it.

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