Tag Archives: DRSSTC

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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MMC / resonant tank capacitor design for Tesla coils and inverters

Published on: 07. February 2019 This is chapter 7 of the DRSSTC design guide: MMC / resonant tank capacitor design for Tesla coils and inverters. MMC is short for multi mini capacitor and is used to describe a resonant tank … 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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Grounding, circuit protection and EMI

This is chapter 11 of the DRSSTC design guide: Grounding This chapter will first cover the different hazards related to EMI, then go over some studies to understand the difference between grounding systems and at last present possible solutions to noise … Continue reading

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Featured Tesla coils

Micro DRSSTC coils Mads Barnkob – IXGN60N60C2D1 Mini DRSSTC coils Medium DRSSTC coils Hydron – CM300DY-24H/SKM200GB125D/MBM200A6 Large DRSSTC coils Fabricio Franzoli – CM300DY-24NF Phillip Slawinski/Cameron Prince – CM600HA-24H Very large DRSSTC coils Micro DRSSTC coils Mads Barnkob – Kaizer DRSSTC … 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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Kaizer DRSSTC IV

WARNING!: Working with electricity is dangerous, all information found on my site is for educational purpose and I accept no responsibility for others actions using the information found on this site. Read this document about safety! http://www.pupman.com/safety.htm Introduction DO NOT REPLICATE … Continue reading

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