Monthly Archives: August 2012

4000 joule capacitor bank fired at maximum energy

This afternoon I had my current monitor and oscilloscope hooked up to the capacitor bank to do current measurements of the short circuit energy. The results and pictures are amazing and I am thrilled by the magnitude of the pulse … Continue reading

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First shot with 4000 joule capacitor bank!

Today I put the last parts together on small project with a large impact. A 4000 joule capacitor bank able of delivering destructive short circuit currents in the thousands. The first test was only done at 1kj to ensure that … Continue reading

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