Introduction: Destroy a CD Using High Voltage

Destroying a Justin Bieber CD using a high voltage power supply.


SHOE0007 made it! (author)2016-09-04

Here a few old CD Red Alert 2 that will never work again. Here is the video. Intense plasma.

elliot5445 (author)2014-05-03

great choice of singer to destroy.

Hey. ..!

Tkiller509 (author)elliot54452014-08-15


Bhupendra Love Cool made it! (author)2015-09-19

Osam :*

highvoltagedude (author)2013-02-23


DJ Radio (author)2011-09-10

If you try this on a burned disc, does this mean you can burn it again?

Alex1M6 (author)DJ Radio2011-09-10

Sorry, can you re-phrase that?

MikB (author)Alex1M62011-09-10

He means: Will "erasing" the CD-R make a CD-R writeable once more.

Answer: No.

Alex1M6 (author)MikB2011-09-10

Oh I see now,

lol I hope he was only joking.

mlaiho (author)Alex1M62011-09-25

I think the joke is that you're (literally) burning a "burned" disc. :)

Alex1M6 (author)DJ Radio2011-09-10

No, the thin layer of metallised materiel gets vaporised rendering it useless.

But it is a good thing if you want to permanently erase a data-disc.

lemonie (author)2011-09-10

OK, it's good, what is the power-supply?


Alex1M6 (author)lemonie2011-09-10


It was a flyback transformer with a HV capacitor connected in parallel across it to give the sparks more grunt.

lemonie (author)Alex1M62011-09-10

I works, cool-noises too.


fire_drakon117 (author)2011-09-08

Pretty colors. Nice job

Alex1M6 (author)fire_drakon1172011-09-08

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