Date: Mon, 26 Mar 2012 12:35:31
Author: --- Jerry DiMarco
Subject: Re: Nakamura Van De Graaff "Raijin" - Safety
I wonder if this modification bypasses any safety features of that
VDG, such as current limiting. The low current limit is one of the
measures that keeps VDGs safe...
At 3/23/2012 02:08 AM, you wrote:
>Ok, the SF VdG comes with a large dome, that's why I bought it in the
>first place. Look at the lower combs. They are floating! That is,
>insulated from the base with insulating washers! So, remove the washer
>and replace them with metal ones AND also attach a wire connecting the
>comb to ground.
>Why the extra wire? The base is painted.