Instructables: exploring - technology - plasma - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:22:04 PDT BLOX v1.01 Plasma in a test tube http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-plasma/
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By: Peris The Majestic

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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 01:56:22 PDT
vintage style nixie wall clock http://www.instructables.com/id/vintage-style-nixie-wall-clock/
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 13:36:13 PST
Microwave Science Experiments - Will it blow up? What can we stick in? Microwave Night at MITERS http://www.instructables.com/id/Microwave-Science---Will-it-blow-up--What-can-we-/
Microwave Science Experiments - Will it blow up? What can we stick in? Microwave Night at MITERS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/O43O/FCEILQV9/FA0O43OFCEILQV9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/O43O/FCEILQV9/FA0O43OFCEILQV9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/O43O/FCEILQV9/FA0O43OFCEILQV9.SMALL.jpg stasterisk MITERS is a creative heaven for MIT inventor types and practical physicists. We have build parties every Friday at 7 in N52-115, and anyone is welcome to come check it out and build something. This build party, we got an old junky microwave from a thrift store, and put any interesting thing into i...
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Tue, 12 Feb 2008 10:47:44 PST
How To Build A Simple But Powerful Flyback Driver http://www.instructables.com/id/ZVS-Driver/
How To Build A Simple But Powerful Flyback Driver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/Y5ZJ/G9NGUFUA/F1QY5ZJG9NGUFUA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/Y5ZJ/G9NGUFUA/F1QY5ZJG9NGUFUA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/Y5ZJ/G9NGUFUA/F1QY5ZJG9NGUFUA.SMALL.jpg Plasmana Tired of little purple sparks? Want bigger hotter sparks? Then try:  The ZVS Flyback Driver It is probably the most powerful and efficient flyback transformer driver that was fairly recently invented by Vladmiro Mazilli. It uses resonant zero voltage switching (also know as ZVS) to drive the flyba...
By: Plasmana

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Wed, 2 Jun 2010 02:58:10 PDT
How to make a Homemade Railgun http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Homemade-Railgun/
How to make a Homemade Railgun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/5Y4X/HJKBZ5BI/FX75Y4XHJKBZ5BI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/5Y4X/HJKBZ5BI/FX75Y4XHJKBZ5BI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/5Y4X/HJKBZ5BI/FX75Y4XHJKBZ5BI.SMALL.jpg marcrigter These are brief instructions on how to make a homemade railgun. In order to make this project, it is necessary to work with high voltages, so don't even think about making a project like this unless you are familiar with electricity, especially capacitors.(ie. Don't blame me if you hurt yourself) I...
By: marcrigter

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Tue, 30 Jul 2013 01:29:52 PDT
Simple TC Powered Plasma Globe http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-TC-Powered-Plasma-Globe/
Simple TC Powered Plasma Globe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/TIJI/HJKC0KJZ/F33TIJIHJKC0KJZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/TIJI/HJKC0KJZ/F33TIJIHJKC0KJZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/TIJI/HJKC0KJZ/F33TIJIHJKC0KJZ.SMALL.jpg brazilero2008      A plasma globe is a must-have item for any aspiring weekend physicist. A variety of interesting demos are possible using the swarming streams of ionized particles produced by conducting a high voltage spark through a partial vacuum. There are many informative web sites about plasma physics (see...
By: brazilero2008

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Thu, 25 Jul 2013 20:18:16 PDT
1kJ Homemade Railgun http://www.instructables.com/id/1kJ-Railgun/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/X5Y0/HJKBZ580/F22X5Y0HJKBZ580.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/X5Y0/HJKBZ580/F22X5Y0HJKBZ580.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/X5Y0/HJKBZ580/F22X5Y0HJKBZ580.SMALL.jpg marcrigter I have made a picture and caption instructable of how to make this: http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Homemade-Railgun/ This is a 1kJ railgun that I made for my high school science fair project, using a 15600uF capacitor bank. I wanted to determine what proportion of the energy in the cap...
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Wed, 17 Jul 2013 00:04:37 PDT
Build a World's Smallest Electronic Shocker! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-the-Worlds-Smallest-Electronic-Shock/
Build a World's Smallest Electronic Shocker! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/AEBY/FIZPILCT/FESAEBYFIZPILCT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/AEBY/FIZPILCT/FESAEBYFIZPILCT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/AEBY/FIZPILCT/FESAEBYFIZPILCT.SMALL.jpg Plasmana This amazing little shocker is very tiny and can be hidden almost anywhere and give someone a surprise shock! It can operated by almost any 1.5v batteries! So, on this instructable, I will show you how to make shockers that is smaller than a penny!However, the biggest disadvantage of this shocker is...
By: Plasmana

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Wed, 23 Jul 2008 14:27:46 PDT
Amazing plasma globe tricks that you never knew before!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Amazing-plasma-globe-tricks-that-you-never-knew-be/
Amazing plasma globe tricks that you never knew before!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/MTB8/FH6EBUAQ/FZ7MTB8FH6EBUAQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/MTB8/FH6EBUAQ/FZ7MTB8FH6EBUAQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/MTB8/FH6EBUAQ/FZ7MTB8FH6EBUAQ.SMALL.jpg Plasmana On this instructable, I will show you what thing can react to the plasma globe. I find just looking and touching a plasma globe kinda boring, I wanted to do something more fun with the plasma globe. Some times later, I saw a short video on You Tube about a florescent tube lighting up when placed n...
By: Plasmana

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Sat, 7 Jun 2008 13:16:21 PDT
The Much Larger Board of Many Ping-Pong Balls http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Much-Larger-Board-of-Many-Ping-Pong-Balls/
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Thu, 9 Aug 2012 05:58:42 PDT
Plasma Display Steampunk http://www.instructables.com/id/Plasma-Display-Steampunk/
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Tue, 17 Apr 2012 20:25:51 PDT
High Voltage Ignited Plasma Bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Voltage-ingnited-Plasma-Bulb/
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Thu, 11 Aug 2011 05:39:31 PDT
Plasma Bulb with Clock Gear http://www.instructables.com/id/Plasma-Bulb-with-Clock-Gear/
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Thu, 4 Aug 2011 14:34:36 PDT
Free Electronic Samples http://www.instructables.com/id/Free_Electronic_Samples/
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Mon, 9 Feb 2009 13:37:39 PST
Build a simple Marx Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-simple-Marx-Generator/
Build a simple Marx Generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/Q3VY/FKD1KHJY/FNLQ3VYFKD1KHJY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/Q3VY/FKD1KHJY/FNLQ3VYFKD1KHJY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/Q3VY/FKD1KHJY/FNLQ3VYFKD1KHJY.SMALL.jpg Plasmana Do you like the idea of tesla coils and other high voltage sparking stuff, but don't have the time, money or patience to build something that is elaborate? Well, here's a fun 'n' simple project that can make big, fat, noisy sparks at least 2 inches long, and can be built very quickly and cheaply. ...
By: Plasmana

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Tue, 26 Aug 2008 16:21:06 PDT
The Plasma Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-A-Plasma-Speaker/
The Plasma Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/1L83/FMMCVKR2/F4Z1L83FMMCVKR2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/1L83/FMMCVKR2/F4Z1L83FMMCVKR2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/1L83/FMMCVKR2/F4Z1L83FMMCVKR2.SMALL.jpg Plasmana Are you tired of those old black speakers that only just make sounds? Maybe sound reactive lights are just not enough to impress you? How about a Plasma Speaker? A plasma speaker is a device that generates an high voltage electrical arc that makes purple light and music! Without any speakers or any...
By: Plasmana

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Wed, 5 Nov 2008 02:31:47 PST
How To Build A Vacuum Tube Tesla Coil (VTTC) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-A-Vacuum-Tube-Tesla-Coil-VTTC/
How To Build A Vacuum Tube Tesla Coil (VTTC) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/NZ7X/FVMVC4T0/FLJNZ7XFVMVC4T0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/NZ7X/FVMVC4T0/FLJNZ7XFVMVC4T0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/NZ7X/FVMVC4T0/FLJNZ7XFVMVC4T0.SMALL.jpg Xellers Can't find a neon sign transformer? Want to build your first Tesla Coil without facing the complexities of going solid state? Here's some good news: Vacuum tube Tesla Coils, which have been making a comeback in recent years, can be just as rewarding as any other type of coil without breaking the ban...
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Tue, 12 Jan 2010 13:42:25 PST
How to build a Tesla Coil http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-Tesla-Coil/
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By: DevCoder

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Sat, 18 Apr 2009 18:44:09 PDT