Making a Spark-Gap Transmitter

27 מרץ 2020
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By: Mehdi Sadaghdar
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  • 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!!

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    • Cool

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    • @River Ryan awesome! Took like 10 mins but it worked!!

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    • Dunno if anyone cares but last night I hacked my friends Instagram account by using Instapwn. Just google for it if you care

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    • I could hear him saying this in my head

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    • 699

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  • Your circuit reminds me of the inside of an engine spark distributor....

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  • Lol

    MXICMXMXICMX5 ימים לפני
  • blow up an ultracapacitor with a dc power supply and set it to 0.𝟹0 𝚅𝚘𝚕𝚝𝚜

    Atticus ScanioAtticus Scanio9 ימים לפני
  • Yeah, hook it to Antenna and Ground. All over the Rf spectrum. Use it then go to Jail when The FCC catches you.

  • 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. ;)

    Graeme LastnameGraeme Lastname10 ימים לפני
  • 14:55

    Alexander HoferAlexander Hofer15 ימים לפני
  • Touching a capacitor: OUCH!!!!!!! Transmitting sparks, however cannot get the receiver to get shocked. lol

    rootbrianrootbrian15 ימים לפני
  • 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)

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  • 14:55

    Andrej HoferAndrej Hofer15 ימים לפני
  • For the photo displayed of Nikola Tesla .......the inventor of this aparatus not Tesla .....but Marconi........

    Eng.mohamed saadEng.mohamed saad17 ימים לפני
  • 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:

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  • 11:16 lol

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  • 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.

    John LeeJohn Lee21 יום לפני
  • I hope it was real 1:03 to 1:08 : ))))))

    ShahidShahid26 ימים לפני
  • それはニコラテスラが発見したテスラコイルじゃないと思います。本当は1ぽん旋回路だと思います

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  • هر دفعه می گی "آها" دقیقا زبل خان میاد تو ذهنم....خود زبل خانی :)))))

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  • But who would ever need to transmit data around the world wirelessly?

    Tobias MillsTobias Millsחודש לפני
  • Shieeet

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  • Sends a false distress message on an illegal spark gap transmitter. Not so brilliant.

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  • Love ❤️ this wild and crazy guy! Unique approach to teaching.

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  • @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

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  • 10:40 that sped up part of the video cracked me up lol

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  • Are you irani

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  • 11:16 he sounded like Marv from Home Alone

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  • I love watching these videos as if I know what he’s talking about

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  • 3:26 Gru

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  • I accidently shocked myself when I was 8. I was traumatized and scared shitless of elektriese for a few years.

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  • 11:14 - Comedy GOLD :)

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  • Wubba lubba dub dub!

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  • I wish this man never dies I don’t wanna fall back into depression :(

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  • I love it 👍👍👍👍👍👍👍😀😀😀

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  • This is your best video thanks mr.electric.

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  • Fresh salt water lol

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  • dB this shit i couldn't understand until now thanks man

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  • 1:01 Is the relay He can’t work like that much time

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  • 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.

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  • 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?

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  • Acr Master 😀

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  • 9:23 it should be same instead of infinte.

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  • EMP system is ready :D

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  • Tesla had a much better system than that

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  • Even the advertisements of your sponsors are funny on your videos! Congratulations man, i really admire you (greetings from Brazil).

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  • power transmit activated

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  • 3:24 *Bhaahahahahhaa WTF IT FELL XD*

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  • "Tesla"... the beginning of Handy and Smartphone.

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  • 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.

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    • 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.

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  • Really love to watch your content. Never bored to hear your explaination. And btw, your morse hahaha lol

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  • 5:57 Why not 25 microHenries of L, at 1000pF of C

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  • As an amateur radio operator, I appreciate this video.

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  • Express VPN sucks. Panda VPN is way better

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  • More shocky shocky boom boom!

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  • Your telling me how to do it?

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  • @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.

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  • 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!"

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  • 1:06 11:16

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  • You have great knowledge sir🙏🏻

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  • 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-*

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  • Funny and and that is a learning fact :3

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  • 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

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  • 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:

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  • Your segways to your sponsors are funnier. LTT should learn from you

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  • 11:12 For some reason, I guess, he wasn't expecting that shock.

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  • 11:16

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  • 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 🙏!!

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  • The impudence of those croc clips cracks me up

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  • ElectroBoom: tests his tazer Ambulance noises in the distance

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  • I think i watch these to see the electrocution lol

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  • This one was really real 😂😂😂😂 @11:19

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  • this is actually illegal

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  • You are a good guy.

    Mehmet GokturkMehmet Gokturk3 חודשים לפני
  • Could someone explain how the capacitor charges up with AC at 3:00?

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  • Haw to maik the sarkit

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  • This dude is not human,nobody can survive this much time from electrocution 🤣

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  • Meanwhile in a low budget radio station: "and now, the winner numbers for the lottery are PPPZZZZZ....PZZZZZ....PPPZZZZZZ

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  • ᠵ᠊ᡃ່࡚ࠢ࠘ ⸝່ࠡࠣ᠊߯᠆ࠣ࠘ᡁࠣ࠘᠊᠊ࠢ࠘𐡏 -- Take this i totally did not kill 34 people with it

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  • Good video, but your ads are shit

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  • Lol.."It's always encouraging to know your knowledge is not absolute-beep-" He has the best quotes

    Brandon SmithBrandon Smith3 חודשים לפני
  • "High frequency inductive crap" highly scientific term

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  • My new favorite school

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  • Отличное видео, и смешные моменты есть и много полезной информации.

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  • 1:06 got me SOOOOO good!

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  • 11:16 damn you can really feel the pain in that scream 😖

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  • my elenco circuit board is for 8 year olds and it's got a 500 micro faren capacitor yours isn't even 0.5 micro farens lol 5:37

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    • It's farad, not faren. And more capacitance isn't always better.

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  • can you make a cherger with that ?????????

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  • I’m like “the hell is a microhenrie?”, “A nickname for a man with a micro dic-dillemma???”

    Nathan DavenportNathan Davenport3 חודשים לפני
  • 0:37 yeah the game got a new update so now that feature dosent work anymore...

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  • 11:11 that was the most painful moment. Its like putting a needle under your toenail and kicking it into a wall

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  • this came out on my birthday

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  • Hi whats ur name My name is micro henry

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  • 5:23 reminded me of mr bean

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  • FBI not being able to trying to track Mehidi after he cut out every body’s WiFi on his block.Them not a able to track him because he has express VPN on all his platforms.

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  • Nice job explaining Ham Radio - maybe some of the viewers will get interested in it and join the fun.

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  • How many fuses have you blown

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  • //This will mean that people can read it if they have an antenna, but it's ok for now, since the encryption will be added later

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  • 3:35 Mehdi: *sets board down* Board: "ight. I'mma head out"

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  • Mehdi: talks about electricity and circuits Me: I Like your funny words magic man

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