Dead xray transformer (fwd)
From: Jim Lux [SMTP:jimlux-at-earthlink-dot-net]
Sent: Wednesday, April 01, 1998 10:25 AM
To: Tesla List
Subject: Re: Dead xray transformer (fwd)
> Date: Mon, 30 Mar 1998 20:50:00 EST
> From: Homer Lea <HomerLea-at-aol-dot-com>
> To: tesla-at-pupman-dot-com
> Subject: Re: Dead xray transformer (fwd)
> In a message dated 98-03-29 23:54:16 EST, you write:
> > >Perhaps it was a Flash X-ray pulsed unit? These use a small Marx bank
> > >charged to 100 kV stage voltage to produce very short, intense pulses
> > >of 300 kV - 1 MV xrays.
> > I have some info on this process - gleaned from a Westinghouse
> > Industrial electronics book circa 1944. I could post it if there is
> > great interest...
> I am interested since I have some of these HV caps.
> jim heagy
Do an search at www.altavista.digital-dot-com for "flash x-ray" and you'll get
a bunch of hits to sites that have explanations of how it works.