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Kaizer DRSSTC III update #4 – First light

First light test and unfortunately under horrible conditions. We finished all the cabling and other small parts, bits and missing stuff in a days hectic work that lasted all night. So we missed the opportunity of testing in darkness. There … Continue reading

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Happy new year 2016!

I would like to thank all the readers and commenters that use the information found on this site. You are the fuel for me to add more content and hopefully I will finish some projects I have worked on in … Continue reading

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Kaizer VTTC III article added

I found some old notes and a short video of a quick lash up vacuum tube tesla coil I made in a single day. I wrote the details down and drew a schematic for those interested in using small PL … Continue reading

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Articles updated with new pictures

DRSSTC II article updated with 9 new pictures showing more details about the topload, secondary coil and construction from all sides. http://kaizerpowerelectronics.dk/tesla-coils/kaizer-drsstc-ii/ DRSSTC I article updated with 2 new pictures showing secondary termination details. http://kaizerpowerelectronics.dk/tesla-coils/kaizer-drsstc-i/ SSTC III article updated with … Continue reading

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DRSSTC III update #3

The large 7 ringed topload and 150 cm tall secondary has been finished and adds another large piece to the big build project. All the pictures can be seen at the bottom of the page: http://kaizerpowerelectronics.dk/tesla-coils/kaizer-drsstc-iii/

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DRSSTC design guide update #2

Chapter 4 of the DRSSTC design guide is now online, the subject is on DC bus capacitors with a primary focus on the regularly used aluminium electrolytic capacitors. A comparison with film capacitors is made and calculations to help you … Continue reading

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DRSSTC design guide update #1

The first 3 chapters of the DRSSTC design guide are now online. It is a long journey to read, find documentation and write this guide. It is a work in progress that properly will last for a while before I … Continue reading

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Kaizer DRSSTC 1 – high BPS video

A short video of high BPS ground strikes. The entire article about this Tesla coil: http://kaizerpowerelectronics.dk/tesla-coils/kaizer-drsstc-i/

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Kaizer DRSSTC III tested at 1500 Ampere peak

A static load test was conducted with the large CM600 DRSSTC inverter, a container with water was placed instead of the secondary coil and inverter was running at 320VDC at 1500 Ampere peak current. Read the full article at: http://kaizerpowerelectronics.dk/tesla-coils/kaizer-drsstc-iii/

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DRSSTC III update #2

Due to a busy work year and not many days at home the progress with the large DRSSTC have been very limited. I have however updated the article with the testing progress and fault finding that have been done. New … Continue reading

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