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Easy, quick and cheap homemade high voltage capacitor

video Easy, quick and cheap homemade high voltage capacitor

Homemade high voltage capacitor made from aluminium foil and plastic container lids.
aessam12 years ago
i don't understand the part after connecting the clips
how did you make this spark ?
Alex1M6 (author)  aessam12 years ago
Here, you can use one of those hand held bug zappers to charge them up.


Alex1M6 (author)  aessam12 years ago
I just connected it in parallel with the spark gap on my home-made stun gun, but you can use other things like a flyback transformer.
I think what he means is, how did you charge the capacitor?
Alex1M6 (author)  Computothought2 years ago
Using my homemade stun gun.