La cage Dalek

Publié le par UFO

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Peter s'est créé une cage de Faraday individuelle, qu'il a nommé la cage Dalek. Elle lui permet de s'approcher, vraiment de très près, de milliers de volts. Son explication pour faire la même chez vous :

It is constructed from fencing wire and a hanging basket planter. It is earthed and should be safe as long as you don’t stick your fingers out. I am standing on the earthed section. Somehow the 3 foot sparks in the left photo look better than the 6 foot sparks on the right. The sparkles are from some steel wool on the cage. It is not really as impressive as you might think as the sparks are largely end on. I have high efficiency earmuffs on and my glasses have a UV filter. The brim of the hat lets me know when my head is getting too close to the cage and also keeps the iron sparkles out of my eyes. There is a slight tickle of high voltage if you touch the cage lightly due to the voltage drop over the full height of the cage which is part resistive at the high currents and part inductive. There is only minimal sensation when using the glove which has two separate earths to the cage. I also lean on the cage as well with the glove.

Peter n'en est pas à son coup d'essai, il aime vraiment beaucoup jouer avec l'électricité :


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Son site : Tesla Downunder

Source : Neatorama

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Pouce 20/06/2007 19:45

hoho le truc de dingue