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Thread #59418   Message #1617985
Posted By: Bunnahabhain
01-Dec-05 - 07:11 AM
Thread Name: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
Now you're being silly. What would you do with a supercollider?

I wanted to make an high energy Lamp . Nothing over the top, just an electron gun capable of getting them up to a high enough speed to produce cerkanhof radiation. I did the numbers, and it would require a rather large vacuum chamber, and have to run at several hundered thousand volts, which I though excessive for a lamp....