Re: Liquid Capacitor
Make the sides of the box out of acrylic and the bottom plate out
of silver plated copper. The mercury will amalgamate with
the silver coating and form a wet bond to the copper...
...but do you really want to add mercury to the mix of hazardous
materials we tinker with? I have a certain irrational affection
for the way my neurons function and don't want to risk becoming
a "Mad Coiler" for real. Leave it to the hatters... <grin>
>what kind of wire are you going to use from the bottom "plate" thru the
>next level of conductive fluid ???
>just hmmmmmmmmmmmming again...
>Original Poster: "Bunnykiller" <bigfoo39-at-idt-dot-net>
>> You are aware that you can get oil that is denser than water?
>> Why not use mercury on the bottom, then dense oil, then salt water (I like
>> CuSO4) on top..