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The Wimshurst Machine

The Wimshurst Machine

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added over 4 years ago | 00:02:33 | 40522 views

A Wimshurst electrostatic generator, working on the principle of induction, generates high voltage differences and sparks between two movable electrodes. By increasing the distance between the electrodes, higher potential differences can...