Easiest Way to Make Cockcroft-Walton Generator

Introduction: Easiest Way to Make Cockcroft-Walton Generator

About: I'm a Japanese high school student.

I will tell you how to make Cockcroft-Walton generator. But don't try for people or animals.
It's very dangerous craft.

Step 1: Circuit

You have to prepare these parts.
General-purpose diodes 1N4007 x10
1000pF Ceramic capacitors x10
Resistors 15kΩ x1 100Ω x1
Transistor 2SD2470
Transformer TS7A

Step 2: Let's Begin!

Prepare cheep film camera to pick up some parts.

Step 3:

Take the camera apart and pick this circuit board.
Don't touch red circle! Capacitor contains high voltage!

Step 4:

Then, pick up these two parts. Transformer and transistor. You can also use to make generator.

Step 5:

And connect these parts. That's it. And if you notice my English mistakes, please contact with me.
Thank you.

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    2 years ago

    Can you talk about why this generator is special? I've never heard of this concept.


    Reply 2 years ago

    Cockcroft and Walton created this generator , and got a Nobel prize in 1951. And This generator is also applied today's stun gun.