O'Reilly logo

Electronic Gadgets for the Evil Genius, 2E : 35 New Do-It-Yourself Projects by Robert Iannini

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

CHAPTER 11
Six-Foot Jacob’s Ladder
image
 
Overview
A spectacular display of traveling plasmaarc discharges for museums, attention-getting advertising, special events, and so on.
Hazards
Uses dangerous high voltages necessary for powering required electronic circuitry. High-voltage handling skills are positively required for building this project! Eye protection should be worn when making and testing this device.
Difficulty
Requires advanced skills in wiring and soldering, along with experience in fabricating sheet metal and plastics and woodworking. Electronic knowledge in the fields of high-voltage (HV) devices should be familiar to the builder. Construction ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required