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3 new MIDI videos with Kaizer DRSSTC1

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

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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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DRSSTC design guide updated with MMC design guide

It only took me a mere 4 years from I first started this article about the MMC until it is now done for public released 🙂 Not that it took me 4 full years to write on it, but it has … Continue reading

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How to build a Tesla coil. Design, theory and compromises!

A live broadcast that I did on Sunday, February 4, 2018 with focus on designing Tesla coils with special focus on the DRSSTC topology. Questions about the Tesla coil theory and design tools can be asked during the broadcast and … Continue reading

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How I came to build a 4 meter spark generating Tesla coil, a technical story from 2008 to 2016.

Here is the recording of the live stream I did on 2018 January 31, Wednesday at 2000 CET, I performed a live stream on youtube to talk about how I started building Tesla coils, the journey that went on for … Continue reading

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MIDI modulator for DRSSTCs

I have had the Loneoceans midi2 controller for a while, just never got around to put it together, so now I finally have it boxed up, you can see how that was done here: https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=114.0 If you want your own … Continue reading

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Kaizer DRSSTC IV – a high impedance primary circuit experiment

A new article has been added that describes the thoughts, design, construction and test of a very high impedance primary circuit QCW DRSSTC, where the voltage ramp is coming straight from half wave rectified mains supply and a mains synced … Continue reading

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A new dedicated high voltage forum!

Hello everyone! The comment sections on my website have grown long with questions, advices and solutions. So I have expanded the site with a brand new forum, on a dedicated domain. We are a group of seasoned high voltage and … Continue reading

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SSTC and DRSSTC musical modulator

Since Martin from ctc-labs.de decided to close down his website, which was all written in German, I asked him for permission to translate and publish some of his content to keep it online and public for others to use. So … Continue reading

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