Date: Wed, 24 Mar 2004 16:35:07 -0600

Author: Andrew Yue

Subject: Re: Discharge an Inductor???

Post:

Chele,

I've had a look at Jerry's apparatus on the web and I must say by the size
of the inductor, it looks to be much more impressive than our set up.

Here is what ours looks like,
http://www.ph.utexas.edu/~phy-demo/demo-txt/5j10-20.html

I'VE GOT TO TRY MINE WITH A NEON BULB!

At 01:46 PM 3/24/2004, you wrote:
>I have a professor asking about a corresponding demo to the short a
>capacitor demo, but with an inductor. My first reaction is "Are you
>crazy?"...but being diplomatic, I've said, "No, we don't have it, but let
>me ask around."
>
>Soooo...anyone have a demo like this? How is it done, etc. How about the
>safety issues (I know the ones for the capacitor and commonly offer (and
>do) to do this demo FOR professors).
>
>Chele
>
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