PIRA 5C30.20 - Capacitors: Short a Capacitor - A.K.A The Exploding Wire.

Photo Shows the Apparatus Used by the University of Texas at Austin.

Instructions / Notes:

Performing this Demonstration:

Photo # 2 shows the bank of secondary switches at the rear of the power supply.

Photo # 3 shows the small copper wire.

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