This category lists sites concerned mainly with high voltage generators not of the Tesla coil type such as Van de Graff generators, electrostatic generators, Cockroft Walton generators and Quarter Shrinkers.

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Accelerators
Describes the development of the particle accelerator starting with the Cockroft-Walton device built in 1932, the Van de Graaff accelerator, the radio frequency linear accelerator, the cyclotron and synchrotron. [PDF]
Advancement of High Voltage Generators and Components for Applications under Industrial Conditions
Technical study of the Marx generator and how to achieve a high throughput in industrial applications.
Capacitor-Bank Discharge Experiments
William Beaty describes some dangerous high voltage experiments he has performed, and provides links to related sites.
Early Particle Accelerators
Article describing how Cockcroft and Walton built a voltage multiplier that used a stack of capacitors connected by rectifying diodes. Also describes the Van de Graaff generator, the linear accelerator and the cyclotron.
Electrostatic Machines
Construction details and history, with pictures and directions for a wide variety of generators.
Jacob's Ladder
(Climbing Arc) Construction informative page on these very dangerous devices.
Jon's Homebuilt Lasers
Some pictures from a laser enthusiast.
UVA Virtual Lab: Van de Graaff Generators
Photographic tour showing how these devices work.
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