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Dissectible Capacitor

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added almost 7 years ago | 00:02:54 | 45992 views

Leyden Jars, an early style of capacitor, can be connected to the two electrodes of the Wimshurst Machine. They will store charge as it is generated, giving a much stronger spark across the gap. Next we have a three-piece dissectible ...