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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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Musical SSTC/DRSSTC interrupter

All credit for this article goes to Martin Ebbefeld from ctc-labs.de, after he closed down his website we made an agreement of me hosting some of his content. I translated his article as best as I could from German to … Continue reading

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Topload design and selection for Tesla coils

This is chapter 10 of the DRSSTC design guide: Topload Intro The topload of a Tesla coil serves more than one purpose. The most important and why it is there in the first place is that it acts as a capacitor … Continue reading

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Kaizer SSTC III

Introduction The idea was to build a very small and compact Tesla coil as a gift for my mother that works in various science classes for the lower grades in public school. This driver circuit is very similar to the … Continue reading

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Kaizer SSTC II

Introduction This is a modified version of the first SSTC I built, the Kaizer SSTC I. It uses the same secondary, topload and driver board. New things is a full bridge of IRFP460 MOSFETs, audio modulation, shielded drivers and a … Continue reading

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Kaizer SSTC I

Introduction This is my first solid state Tesla coil, so I went with a sturdy and proven schematic made by Steve Ward. A lot of other coilers have replicated this circuit with great success and therefore it is easy to … Continue reading

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