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DRSSTC design guide

Introduction to the guide This is a guide that aims to explain a few in depth details and best practices that one should have in mind when designing and building a Dual Resonant Solid State Tesla Coil (DRSSTC). It is … Continue reading

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Kaizer DRSSTC III

Introduction Having already built a medium and a small DRSSTC, I feel that I have the experience and want the challenge of building a large DRSSTC system.   Safety WARNING!: Working with electricity is dangerous, all information found on my … Continue reading

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Kaizer DRSSTC II – upgraded and kicking!

After driving the small TO-247 IGBTs so hard that they eventually failed, I have now upgraded the half bridge with a couple of IXGN60N60C2D1 isotop IGBT bricks. It is tuned much better now and is giving a fair amount of … Continue reading

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Kaizer DRSSTC II

Introduction I wanted to build a small DRSSTC in a few days without having prepared anything, most parts are reused or scrapped from things I have found and saved.   Safety WARNING!: Working with electricity is dangerous, all information found … Continue reading

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Kaizer DRSSTC I

Introduction Building a Dual Resonant Solid State Tesla Coil have been the ultimate goal since I started experimenting with high voltage apparatuses 3 years ago. A DRSSTC is the modern day topology of driving a Tesla coils taking advantage of … Continue reading

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