A High-Voltage Capacitor Bank Design with a Built-in Spark Gap Switch
Technical Report,01 Feb 2020,03 Jul 2020
CCDC Army Research Laboratory Aberdeen Proving Ground United States
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A 20-kV, 38-kJ capacitor bank with a built-in spark gap switch was designed, built, and tested. Currents in excess of 400 kA were achieved. The motivation for the design, the details of the design, and the results of testing are described.
- Electrical and Electronic Equipment