HOME  |  NEWS  |  BLOGS  |  MESSAGES  |  FEATURES  |  VIDEOS  |  WEBINARS  |  INDUSTRIES  |  FOCUS ON FUNDAMENTALS
REGISTER   |   LOGIN   |   HELP
Blogs
Gadget Freak

Gadget Freak Case #191: The FaceMelter3000

NO RATINGS
View Comments: Newest First|Oldest First|Threaded View
gafisher
User Rank
Gold
Not just ozone ...
gafisher   8/4/2011 9:07:50 AM
NO RATINGS
Sure, this should be a great ozone generator, but besides that it ought to be possible to listen to it from miles away on any AM receiver.  Definitely my kind of project!

Greg Stirling
User Rank
Platinum
Re: Ozone Generator?
Greg Stirling   7/27/2011 8:36:36 PM
NO RATINGS
Fair enough, at outdoor rock concerts, the ozone can go directly into the upper atmosphere.  

And it is best to use your Facemelter 3000 in a well ventilated area.

Haldor
User Rank
Bronze
Re: Ozone Generator?
Haldor   7/27/2011 6:31:37 PM
NO RATINGS
I hope you are kidding. Ozone in the upper atmosphere blocks UV.  However, Ozone is poisonous, corrodes metal (very bad for electronics!) and degrades plastics.  An ozone generator in the home is not exactly an ecological triumph.

Greg Stirling
User Rank
Platinum
Ozone Generator?
Greg Stirling   7/26/2011 7:19:40 PM
NO RATINGS
According to my calculations, this arc would produce ozone.  

So this could help replenish our ozone layer.  

And ozone reduces global warming.

So, rock and roll and heavy metal could be good for the environment...

Rock on!!!

Rob Spiegel
User Rank
Blogger
Check out the video
Rob Spiegel   7/26/2011 12:00:25 PM
NO RATINGS
Now this is cool. You have to watch the video to get the full flavor of what Joe has accomplished here. This is quite different from Hendrix smashing at guitar into the amp (which was great in its way). Joe's got something way more techy going here. Nice going, Joe.

Partner Zone
More Blogs from Gadget Freak
Eric Chesak created a sensor that can detect clouds, and it can also measure different sources of radiation.
This Gadget Freak Review looks at an affordable plug-and-play printer, a 3D printer that was hacked by a group of French design students to create real tattoos, and an analog camera that was built using 3D-printed and laser-cut parts.
What you’ll find in this Technology Roundup is the best of the best Gadget Freak projects, as voted on by you -- our loyal readers.
We look at a wearable device that uses an adhesive electrode and headband to help reduce migraines, as well as a plug-and-play outlet cover that replaces traditional night lights.
Al Linke's animated weather display uses a Rasberry Pi to periodically pull weather conditions from the Internet and then displays a corresponding animation on an LED display.
Design News Webinar Series
3/27/2014 11:00 a.m. California / 2:00 p.m. New York / 7:00 p.m. London
2/27/2014 11:00 a.m. California / 2:00 p.m. New York / 7:00 p.m. London
12/18/2013 Available On Demand
11/20/2013 Available On Demand
Quick Poll
The Continuing Education Center offers engineers an entirely new way to get the education they need to formulate next-generation solutions.
Apr 21 - 25, Creating & Testing Your First RTOS Application Using MQX
SEMESTERS: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5


Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.
Next Class: April 29 - Day 1
Sponsored by maxon precision motors
Learn More   |   Login   |   Archived Classes
Twitter Feed
Design News Twitter Feed
Like Us on Facebook

Sponsored Content

Technology Marketplace

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
Copyright © 2014 UBM Canon, A UBM company, All rights reserved. Privacy Policy | Terms of Service