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ABB TRIO 20 kW Solar Inverter – Unboxing and Teardown

Three-phase string inverter, 20000Wac, 2 MPPT, 4 DC inputs for each MPPT, RS485 communication interface, IP65 (NEMA4x) environmental protection degree, integrated DC and AC disconnect switch, DC and AC surge arrester (type 2), string fuses (4+4 on each MPPT) and … 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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Rectifier selection for Tesla coils and inverters

This is chapter 1: Rectifiers of the DRSSTC design guide To ensure a stable running DRSSTC that can put out consistent long sparks, it is important to have a constant DC supply voltage that does not vary, or sag (as … Continue reading

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