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Pure electrostatic

  1. Jan 26, 2008 #1
    Dear Alls,
    I need your advice regarding my experiment in producing the High Voltage Zero Current, Pure Electrostatic device.
    The Input Power/Voltage: 5 Watt/220 Volt
    The Output Voltage shall be 20.000 Volt
    The Output Current shall be 0 Micro Ampere.

    Please assist me in step by step information:
    1. How can I wind my own transformer in simple way?
    2. How can I reduce the current from 250 Micro Ampere to Zero Micro Ampere in a safety way?
    3. What is the maximum current that Human Body (the Heart) still can accept?
    4. What is the long term effect for Human Heart or Nervous System or the Brain?
    5. Any clinical trial or experiment on Human Body by using the Electrostatic Device?

    Thank you for your kind assistance.

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  3. Jan 26, 2008 #2
    To create a transformer to change the voltage, you want to have the proportion of the number of output windings to the number input windings equal to the proportion of the output voltage to the input voltage.

    You can't reduce the current to truly be zero and still have anything flow, which would defeat the purpose of making this. You want as low current as possible, but not actually zero. The simple way to do this is to use the equation "amps = volts / ohms" to determine the sum of the resistance of a number of resistors in series needed to get the current down to an acceptable level. This is assuming you are working with DC voltage at this point.

    I wouldn't know anything about the effects on the human body, but I would go on the side of caution and do extensive question asking towards people who do know.
  4. Jan 26, 2008 #3
    Dear Greeniguana,
    Thank you for your reply.
    Any book or website that I can learn easily, step by step for building the transformer for my own.
  5. Jan 27, 2008 #4


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    For 3.) I know it's far lower than milliamperes (you need to verify from some accredited study), and 4.) - again, and 5.) is pretty common, the police use it every so often, it's rather shocking.

    It really doesn't sound safe as to what you're doing and if you don't even know how to wire a transformer, how can you really trust yourself around that?
  6. Jan 27, 2008 #5
    I second dst. I know the answers, yet would not do this project.

    This thread should be closed.
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