Hand Wipe Capacitor

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Hand Wipe Capacitor

Leyden Jars

There comes a time in every mad scientist's life when their invention will require capacitors. They have to look cool, show off how inventive you are and pay homage to earlier inventors. Shop bought capacitors just won't cut the mustard. No, you need Leyden jars.

Materials need: Aluminium, glue an empty hand wipe jar and a PVC pipe.
Your also going to need a plstic shopping bag, a piece of insulated wire, some metals washers and a sink plug chain.

Materials Needed

List of materials:

  • A plastic hand wipe jar
  • Aluminium foil
  • Glue
  • PVC pipe
  • A plug chain
  • Metal washers
  • A piece of wire
  • A plastic shopping bag

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