Lemon powered FD radio

Ken Koster seatcp@wetnet.ampr.org
Mon, 26 Jun 2000 13:48:42 -0700


>From the pictures, he's running 2 parallel banks of 200 lemons each
connected  as an array of 4 series lemons paralleled with 50 more 
of the same.

The end result in volts and ma. is left as an exercise for the reader.

Ken


On Mon, 26 Jun 2000, Dennis Rosenauer wrote:
> According to Scott Cronk N7FSP:
> > 
> > 
> >  Dennis, what was the voltage/amps of this station, and the
> >  expected duration on this operation?
> > 
> I don't know very many of the details except that he was getting
> about 0.9 V from each lemon at around 3 mA.  He played around
> with different electrodes and finally settled on copper and iron
> as giving the best performance.
> 
> Dennis.
> 
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