Author Archives: Mads Barnkob

About Mads Barnkob

Electrician, programmer, experimenter and amateur scientist with experience in industry automation, programming and all kinds of high voltage generating electronics. Administrator of www.kaizerpowerelectronics.dk and the high voltage community forum www.highvoltageforum.net

3 new MIDI videos with Kaizer DRSSTC1

Ghostbusters theme The Buggles – Video killed the Radio Star Awolnation – Sail

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Teach your kids electronics

I could write a long motivational letter about the importance of teaching on electronics with all its basic trades of logical thinking and scientific methods, but instead I will leave you with the happy face of a 5 year old … Continue reading

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Teardown of a GE LP-33 10kVA UPS system

Discussion of the teardown: https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=594.0 A teardown of a General Electric LP-33 10 kVA UPS, a run down of the current paths in the system and I show which parts I brought home with me. Datasheet on the unit: https://apps.geindustrial.com/publibrary/checkout/GEA-D1026?TNR=Data%20Sheets%7CGEA-D1026%7CPDF&filename=LP%2033%20-%2010-120kVA%20-%20CE%20Listed%20-%20Customer%20Data%20Sheet%20-%20GEA-D1026.pdf

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Chinese 1800 Watt Induction heater, 10 minute stress test at 1500W

This test is being run at 36VDC and everything stays cool over a course of 10 minutes, I would say it can run stable at this power input. The 5 minute test at 40VDC showed resonant capacitors heating up. Test … Continue reading

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2200 Watt server power supply for induction heating

A new 2200 Watt power supply made from server power supplies, and with steady cameras 🙂 Test of it in a long induction heater run is being edited and will come online in a few days

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Chinese 1800 Watt Induction heater, 5 minute stress test

5 minute stress test at full power. 1800 Watt peak input power.

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2000 Watt laptop charger for induction heating

I built my first experimental cheap power supply for the 1800 Watt induction heater and it was a great success! 12 laptop chargers put together for 40V 51A. See the induction heater here: http://kaizerpowerelectronics.dk/induction-heating/unboxing-a-chinese-1800-watt-induction-heater/

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Unboxing a Chinese 1800 Watt Induction heater

I finally got around to get the IH out of the box and repair it, here is part 1 of a series of videos on this IH. This is a 1800 Watt Induction heater that I bought from ebay at … Continue reading

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3x MIDI videos from DRSSTC1 demonstration

All MIDI files played can be found in this thread: https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=118.0 DRSSTC1 information: http://kaizerpowerelectronics.dk/tesla-coils/kaizer-drsstc-i/ which I will soon update with the rebuilded bridge Popcorn Star Wars – Imperial Death March Dave Brubeck – Take Five

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My Tesla coil DRSSTC1 exploded 12 days before a show, panic!

Can you guess the song that was played? Silent death during a MIDI playback, once power is turned back on, the bridge short circuits and burns outs. I quickly changed it to a SKM200GB123 inverter bridge that I had around, … Continue reading

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