Plasma 2

October 29, 2018 at 12:42 am

The Fusor has produced a few more plasmas.  See below video.   Plasma_run from Tom McCarthy on Vimeo.   What you’re seeing is a plasma inside the vacuum chamber.  The wires are the tungsten grid that’s connected to the high voltage supply.  Chamber at ~10 microns and begins at ~6 […]

Plasma!

September 23, 2018 at 1:55 pm

Last weekend the Fusor produced a plasma for the first time, shown in the photograph below.  That plasma was at a voltage of about 4.5kV and 20mA current.  Pressure was roughly 10 microns. Plasma is the first sign of a Fusor really working.  It’s not fusion yet, but shows what […]