Photomultiplier scintillation experiment

I have successfully detected something, this might sound a little uncertain, but there definitely is detected some kind of radiation or particle energy that causes varyous levels of light generated in the BC408 scintillation plastic that is attached to the …

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New Youtube channel and Google+ page!

Kaizer Power Electronics now has its own separate Youtube channel and Google+ page, so that you can follow, subscribe and comment on just those topics related to Tesla coils, high voltage and electronics that you so desire 🙂 Please subscribe …

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Kaizer DRSSTC III update #5 – First full power light!

The first full power light sparks have been flown and the results was more than satisfying! See the videos and pictures in the full article! Learn how to build your own Tesla coil and how to make it play music …

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Reverse engineered AGFA photomultiplier tube module

I have finished the first steps that included mapping the circuit boards, getting the unit to run and test it with a few simple test and finding out which input and outputs the module have. Schematics and further experiments with …

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Teardown – Eaton Powerware 30 kVA UPS

I had the chance to take this Eaton Powerware 30 kVA / 27 kW (9355-30-N-7-2x9Ah) uninterrupted power supply apart to look for parts worth salvaging for future reuse in other projects. Looking up the type on the Eaton website we …

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Teardown – Schneider Electric frequency inverter ALTIVAR71

I picked up two of there 5.5kW frequency inverters from a scrap yard. Both assumed to be thrown out due to malfunction. I took them home to dismantle them for parts to use in other projects. First we have the …

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New online calculator for IGBT gate drive

I added a new online calculator that will help you do the calculations for IGBT gate drive. It is useful for continues wave operation and has a optional input and output for use with Tesla coils like DRSSTCs. Check it …

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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 …

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