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Author Topic: low power electric arcs  (Read 2061 times)

Offline Belfior

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low power electric arcs
« on: July 23, 2017, 02:07:21 PM »
How can I get a spark gap going with the lowest possible power?

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Townsend_discharge

Cover the cathode with some material with free electrons? Use special gas? Can I use tritium gas or even tritium key rings affecting the gaps, so the arc forms more easily?