Making a Spark-Gap Transmitter

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ElectroBOOM Prieš metus
Hello BOOMers, there are debates on that my circuit which has capacitor parallel to high voltage source is worse than the other type I also showed at 0:02 which has spark gap parallel to the high voltage source, because DiodesGoneWild mentions it here: While the purpose of this video was not to make a proper commercial transmitter, because FOR GOD'S SAKE, WHO BOTHERS MAKING A COMMERCIAL SPARK-GAP TRANSMITTER NOWADAYS... both circuits lack many components that could make them better, both would work fine with proper components and both have pros and cons. Like in my circuit high voltage resonance frequency is right across the transformer and although mostly filtered, could stress the transformer to some extent, while if the spark gap is across transformer, it could short the high voltage for extended period of time overheating the transformer. In either case having a larger series inductor to the output of the transformer could protect it better. But WHO CARES?! Both circuits work for demonstration purposes, and need improvement for commercial use. So don't go selling this junk to make money!!
Jj Mn
Jj Mn Prieš 28 dienų
Aidan Pon
Aidan Pon Prieš mėn
mattt198654321 Prieš 2 mėnesius
I could hear him saying this in my head
heard this guy mention Tesla 3 times ... every time it was backhanded, lukewarm or with a disrespectful tone. I wonder what his problem could be with arguably the greatest mind of all time. Weird. Great channel tho of course.. thnx
lev sey
lev sey Prieš 7 dienų
in which lodge you are ?
electrical death ship
electrical death ship Prieš 8 dienų
You should make a radio for a video
KB1UIF Prieš 8 dienų
Hi MR Boom, I noticed you sent SOS in CW or Morse Code. Although I appreciate watching your videos and your humor I don't think its a good idea to encourage the miss use of Radio or Wireless communication. FYI, even though your RF signal is weak, it can still travel a long way and be picked up by a listener or HAM radio operator. This SOS could be taken seriously and might even be classed as an illegal use of radio in some countries. I'm sure I'm being over critical, I don't think anyone would likely follow up on it.
MANUEL SCALCON Prieš 9 dienų
if u want to make a perfect antenna u need to cut a wire longer than an half wave of ur frequency, for exaple a perfect antenna for 1.6 MHz it's long 187,5 meters, the formula for calculate the wave lenght is c/f where c is the speed of light ad f the frequency of the imput. If u want write to me searh my callsing on 73 de IU3MID
Nait Duran
Nait Duran Prieš 10 dienų
Why this men is not already in comma hahahaha???
Montager OP
Montager OP Prieš 11 dienų
What's the transfomer called you used
Ethribin Prieš 13 dienų
"While Tesla wasted time trying to transmit power wirelessly, other people figured out that they can use the same methods to transmit information." Absolut gold! Also.... do sick of all those 'tesla invented free energy' spastics. No he did not. He invented radio transmittion, but was to caught up in his dream, of wireless power, to realise it!
Dummy Email
Dummy Email Prieš 14 dienų
14:52 "... --- ..." actually spells SOS in Morse code. This man is amazing.
The joe and o show
The joe and o show Prieš 14 dienų
How can he be smart but dumb
Jesus Prieš 19 dienų
My Uncle is a midget and his name is Henry, does that make him a micro Henry?
tapos das
tapos das Prieš 20 dienų
Man you stink
Dejan Cukic
Dejan Cukic Prieš 21 dieną
Say nikola tesla not nikoula tesula
Rowbear Pucklebuck
Rowbear Pucklebuck Prieš 24 dienas
Built one 60 years ago. I remember my folks having a coffee klatch and some of the neighbors mentioned their tv’s acting strange every evening for the past week. I was very very quiet, but i swear i saw my mom giving me the eye. Threw out the thing and the 1926 Popular Mechanics magazine that showed me how. Obviously it didn’t kill me, but i made up for it several times in my life...
GVG Sarma.
GVG Sarma. Prieš 25 dienų
Hey boom, you look so muscular
Gerardo Ramon
Gerardo Ramon Prieš 27 dienų
Could you see the complete schematic of the transmitter? Thank you very much and congratulations!!
Freexpedition Prieš 29 dienų
This Episode was awesome
tasmedic Prieš mėn
livingdeadbtu Prieš mėn
Your circuit reminds me of the inside of an engine spark distributor....
MXICMX Prieš mėn
Atticus Scanio
Atticus Scanio Prieš mėn
blow up an ultracapacitor with a dc power supply and set it to 0.𝟹0 𝚅𝚘𝚕𝚝𝚜
Yeah, hook it to Antenna and Ground. All over the Rf spectrum. Use it then go to Jail when The FCC catches you.
Graeme Lastname
Graeme Lastname Prieš mėn
That is one low Q capacitor. Could I suggest that broadcasting SOS on the broadcast band may well be enough to have you shot into space or some such. ;)
Alexander Hofer
Alexander Hofer Prieš mėn
rootbrian Prieš mėn
Touching a capacitor: OUCH!!!!!!! Transmitting sparks, however cannot get the receiver to get shocked. lol
shiningstaer Prieš mėn
The one thing he got wrong, he drew the earth curved. The earth being flat is the original wolf in sheep’s clothing. A complete lie designed to control us and maintain our fall from Him disguised as science(the sheep)
Andrej Hofer
Andrej Hofer Prieš mėn
Eng.mohamed saad
Eng.mohamed saad Prieš mėn
For the photo displayed of Nikola Tesla .......the inventor of this aparatus not Tesla .....but Marconi........
WhatCID Prieš mėn
Hello, first of all, thank you for your videos which often make me smile. I believe I have a subject in the continuity of the video under which I post: Easy to implement for a video, even if the risk of getting electrified is low, I think this would be a good subject for you. there is also this small series of videos which are nice:
ItselfBookshelf Twitch VODS
ItselfBookshelf Twitch VODS Prieš mėn
rakeshraaj ravinthiran
rakeshraaj ravinthiran Prieš mėn
11:16 lol
John Lee
John Lee Prieš mėn
There is no diode in the ac secondary of the input so how will the capacitor charge ? Or to put it more specifically how will it hold the charge.
Shahid Prieš mėn
I hope it was real 1:03 to 1:08 : ))))))
高圧トランス実験魔 Prieš 2 mėnesius
mahrad asri
mahrad asri Prieš 2 mėnesius
هر دفعه می گی "آها" دقیقا زبل خان میاد تو ذهنم....خود زبل خانی :)))))
Tobias Mills
Tobias Mills Prieš 2 mėnesius
But who would ever need to transmit data around the world wirelessly?
tritra trullala
tritra trullala Prieš 2 mėnesius
blacksmithden Prieš 2 mėnesius
Sends a false distress message on an illegal spark gap transmitter. Not so brilliant.
Estabanwatersaz Prieš 2 mėnesius
Love ❤️ this wild and crazy guy! Unique approach to teaching.
JoeNathan1938 Prieš 2 mėnesius
@0:30 ok I don't understand how or why this is but some how this image of the smile an eye balls is burned into my phone screen. It's very faint and almost unnoticeable unless you're me and using my phone e everyday. Like I said idk how or what happened while I watching the video maybe my phone died or something. Idk but never the less. It's there lol
Insight Flight
Insight Flight Prieš 2 mėnesius
10:40 that sped up part of the video cracked me up lol
Ali Norozi
Ali Norozi Prieš 2 mėnesius
Are you irani
Tman2097 Prieš 2 mėnesius
11:16 he sounded like Marv from Home Alone
Lil Lizard dude
Lil Lizard dude Prieš 2 mėnesius
I love watching these videos as if I know what he’s talking about
Adithyaraj K
Adithyaraj K Prieš 2 mėnesius
3:26 Gru
Martin Henk Coetzee
Martin Henk Coetzee Prieš 2 mėnesius
I accidently shocked myself when I was 8. I was traumatized and scared shitless of elektriese for a few years.
Cowbite Prieš 2 mėnesius
11:14 - Comedy GOLD :)
kevoramma Prieš 2 mėnesius
Wubba lubba dub dub!
Joel john
Joel john Prieš 2 mėnesius
I wish this man never dies I don’t wanna fall back into depression :(
Nathan Ezekiel Legaspi
Nathan Ezekiel Legaspi Prieš 2 mėnesius
I love it 👍👍👍👍👍👍👍😀😀😀
Savaş Enes ERATEŞLİ Prieš 2 mėnesius
This is your best video thanks mr.electric.
Shashwat Mahto
Shashwat Mahto Prieš 2 mėnesius
Fresh salt water lol
Amer istanbouli
Amer istanbouli Prieš 2 mėnesius
dB this shit i couldn't understand until now thanks man
Romain RGAcraft
Romain RGAcraft Prieš 2 mėnesius
1:01 Is the relay He can’t work like that much time
Adarsh Pandey
Adarsh Pandey Prieš 2 mėnesius
This guy us much better than my loda lassun physics teacher, he has taught me much more than that teacher could teach in an entire year. Thank you.
speedbuggy16v Prieš 2 mėnesius
Love your videos, your willingness to cause yourself pain for our enjoyment is only overshadowed by the information you give us. How long did it take a local ham to come and want to kick the crap out of you for this experiment?
Mukesh Sahani
Mukesh Sahani Prieš 2 mėnesius
Acr Master 😀
Ishav Sethi
Ishav Sethi Prieš 2 mėnesius
9:23 it should be same instead of infinte.
SuperAlpha Show
SuperAlpha Show Prieš 2 mėnesius
EMP system is ready :D
prototype9000 Prieš 2 mėnesius
Tesla had a much better system than that
Rogério Pazetto
Rogério Pazetto Prieš 2 mėnesius
Even the advertisements of your sponsors are funny on your videos! Congratulations man, i really admire you (greetings from Brazil).
Bakugo UnU
Bakugo UnU Prieš 3 mėnesius
3:24 *Bhaahahahahhaa WTF IT FELL XD*
Heyoka Empath
Heyoka Empath Prieš 3 mėnesius
"Tesla"... the beginning of Handy and Smartphone.
Robin A. Jensen
Robin A. Jensen Prieš 3 mėnesius
The Dane Valdemar Poulsen did make an arc transmitter in the year 1902 together with the ingenier Peder Oluf Pedersen. So no it's not the first ever eventet... Sorry Mehdi.
The Great Zoom
The Great Zoom Prieš 2 mėnesius
Wireless communication developed all over the world around the same time, so there really isn't just one person or group that can be credited for the technology. Rowland developed his spark-gap transmitter in 1889, but Poulsen and Pedersen were among the first to design a transmitter that output a continuous waveform rather than pulses.
coders indonesia
coders indonesia Prieš 3 mėnesius
Really love to watch your content. Never bored to hear your explaination. And btw, your morse hahaha lol
Jeffrey314159 Prieš 3 mėnesius
5:57 Why not 25 microHenries of L, at 1000pF of C
Brett Spillman
Brett Spillman Prieš 3 mėnesius
As an amateur radio operator, I appreciate this video.
Tim Mack
Tim Mack Prieš 3 mėnesius
Express VPN sucks. Panda VPN is way better
Hugo Martinez
Hugo Martinez Prieš 17 dienų
Why did i laugh at this
yesterday tech95
yesterday tech95 Prieš 3 mėnesius
More shocky shocky boom boom!
Nathaniel Pontinovitz
Nathaniel Pontinovitz Prieš 3 mėnesius
Your telling me how to do it?
FreeKing Awwsome
FreeKing Awwsome Prieš 3 mėnesius
@ElectroBOOM Nice video. You do know then that Resident Frequencies and Bineraul Beats and Rife and Karmic Frequencies all intertwine with each other to form what I call Hertz Resident Sounds they can heal they can give you a better mindset and they can change your presumptuous on reality.
Invisible12345ful Prieš 3 mėnesius
I like the idea. It isn''t an air gap, it's a high voltage switch. "Ahh, the high voltage switch smells so good today. Should take a walk!"
Hasif Naufal Ramadhan
Hasif Naufal Ramadhan Prieš 3 mėnesius
1:06 11:16
Vasu Choubey
Vasu Choubey Prieš 3 mėnesius
You have great knowledge sir🙏🏻
Bakugo UnU
Bakugo UnU Prieš 3 mėnesius
1:06, *11:16** AHOO SHIT-!* 7:17 *the hell haha. 0 after all this-* 9:32, 10:40 *Scope sound* 14:55 *help meh-*
Jack Kim
Jack Kim Prieš 3 mėnesius
Funny and and that is a learning fact :3
utuchuck Prieš 3 mėnesius
Fun video! You can also do morse code with a series of small hand grenades interspersed with larger ones. Would likely create less interference. Your AARL Coil calculator is in inches of diameter, not exactly the same as the 60 MM you measured
cfb33774 Prieš 3 mėnesius
When I was a child I had a Red Radicon remote control Bus that transmitted a signal to control the Bus with a Spark-Gap Transmitter. Sometimes when the bus was close to the refrigerator, the arc of the compressor Contactor engaging would make the bus start or stop or turn. Here is a demo of one of these buses:
Marin Mosqueda
Marin Mosqueda Prieš 3 mėnesius
Your segways to your sponsors are funnier. LTT should learn from you
MECHA TECH Prieš 3 mėnesius
11:12 For some reason, I guess, he wasn't expecting that shock.
Hasif Naufal Ramadhan
Hasif Naufal Ramadhan Prieš 4 mėnesius
Bakugo UnU
Bakugo UnU Prieš 4 mėnesius
Hamed Adefuwa
Hamed Adefuwa Prieš 4 mėnesius
The fact that I could understand everything in this video makes me so happy beyond belief. I’m just starting my communications module next week and this video has sparked my interest. Thank you 🙏!!
evanleebodies Prieš 4 mėnesius
The impudence of those croc clips cracks me up
TH3darkgem Prieš 4 mėnesius
ElectroBoom: tests his tazer Ambulance noises in the distance
Nathan S
Nathan S Prieš 4 mėnesius
I think i watch these to see the electrocution lol
Noj T
Noj T Prieš 4 mėnesius
This one was really real 😂😂😂😂 @11:19
nerdlabs Prieš 4 mėnesius
this is actually illegal
Mehmet Gokturk
Mehmet Gokturk Prieš 4 mėnesius
You are a good guy.
FatiTank Eris
FatiTank Eris Prieš 4 mėnesius
Could someone explain how the capacitor charges up with AC at 3:00?
Adam Sapáček
Adam Sapáček Prieš 3 dienas
The capacitor is ceramic (non-polarized) It's used to create resonance which gets amplified by the Tesla coil.
BiplabisLive Prieš 4 mėnesius
Haw to maik the sarkit
HaZe Alfrost96
HaZe Alfrost96 Prieš 4 mėnesius
This dude is not human,nobody can survive this much time from electrocution 🤣
Issac Clarke
Issac Clarke Prieš 4 mėnesius
Meanwhile in a low budget radio station: "and now, the winner numbers for the lottery are PPPZZZZZ....PZZZZZ....PPPZZZZZZ
Ralph Deceus
Ralph Deceus Prieš 4 mėnesius
ᠵ᠊ᡃ່࡚ࠢ࠘ ⸝່ࠡࠣ᠊߯᠆ࠣ࠘ᡁࠣ࠘᠊᠊ࠢ࠘𐡏 -- Take this i totally did not kill 34 people with it
Arturo E.
Arturo E. Prieš 4 mėnesius
Good video, but your ads are shit
ryder o'halloran
ryder o'halloran Prieš 4 mėnesius
My new favorite school
Electronic Device
Electronic Device Prieš 4 mėnesius
Отличное видео, и смешные моменты есть и много полезной информации.
Christian Jimenez
Christian Jimenez Prieš 4 mėnesius
1:06 got me SOOOOO good!
a guy who comments on things
a guy who comments on things Prieš 4 mėnesius
11:16 damn you can really feel the pain in that scream 😖
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