Introduction: Van De Graaff Generator

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This took me about a half of a year to build so it is very special to me. The Van de Graaff Generator is to the right and the grounded part is to the left.

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spirituart (author)2015-01-09

Best band ever!

newnarutofan (author)2013-03-27

does anyone know how to make a discharge wand. I am confused

disappearingshadow (author)2012-03-31

How did you make the grounder?

nilved (author)2012-03-28

can I use tin as the bowl

nilved (author)2012-03-28

Im using a rubber belt as the belt must the brushes touch

nilved (author)2012-03-28

do the bowls have to be aluminium ?

nilved (author)2012-03-28

I am making a van de Graaff for my school project and I am using a site that you will find at http://mark.rehorst.com/Van_de_Graaff/index.html plz can you tell me if you have to use your hand to make a spark or can you use the pole type thing used in this instructable to make the spark? if so how and where do I connect it ? please answer quick ,its urgent thx

njkl44 (author)2011-03-27

How did this take that long to build? and where is the intructable?????????

Thanks for reading, half a year. Also, I got made this from the instructable How to Make a Table-Top Van de Graaff Generator by DevCoder.

Soksume (author)2011-03-28

the van de graff would be on the right no?

Ya, very sorry, changed right away.

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