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Tesla coils => Dual Resonant Solid State Tesla coils => Topic started by: Mads Barnkob on March 01, 2019, 10:15:38 AM

Title: DRRSTC information and other valuable thread archive
Post by: Mads Barnkob on March 01, 2019, 10:15:38 AM
This sticky thread shall serve as a link archive to valuable discussions on key DRSSTC subjects.

Overall DRSSTC design
2017-03-21 DRSSTC design guide - progress report (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=38.0)
2017-08-10 DRSSTC inverter vs. secondary impedance inequality discussion (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=113.0)
2017-08-28 Hydron's 160mm DRSSTC and topload current measurements (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=117.0)
2018-07-12 DRSSTC impedance (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=430.0)
2018-08-03 Choosing Primary impedance and Fres (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=443.0)
2019-09-10 Breakout rod material and size vs streamer results (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=766.0)

IGBT selection
2018-01-01 Choosing IGBTs, and adventures buying FGY75N60SMDs from Aliexpress (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=193.0)
2018-02-07 TO-247 IGBT for DRSSTC (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=236.0)
2018-06-16 IGBT selection - TO-247 or minibrick? (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=413.0)
2018-12-17 TO-247 IGBT Comparison for High Frequency & Paralleled Operation (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=522.0)

Gate drive, phase-lead and tuning
2018-02-27 What is skip pulse operation? (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=265.0)
2018-09-21 Tuning Phase Lead / Soft switching (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=473.0)
2019-02-24 Strange gdt waveforms (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=569.0)

Theory and inverter / spark load simulations
2019-06-14 A dynamical arc model v2 (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=670.0)
2019-07-22 A quick way can checking f1=1/2π√L1C1 in 30 second (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=711.0)
2019-07-22 A way for checking F2=1/2π√L2*C2 very quick (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=712.0)

Drivers, interrupters and PCB
2017-10-07 AliExpress/ Chinese drsstc drivers (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=141.0)
2017-12-28 loneoceans driver board (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=187.0)
2017-12-28 Next Gen DRSSTC, UD3 driver (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=188.0)
2018-04-19 UD2.7C Coilcraft Slot 7 (Seven) Phase Lead Inductor (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=317.0)
2018-05-03 Combined MIDI, sound trigger, and AC burst, and constant frequency interrupter (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=338.0)
2018-05-15 DRSSTC PCB pack release includes UD2.9 skip pulse gerbers (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=353.0)
2018-10-30 IGBT Brick Bridge and Gate Drive PCBAs (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=493.0)
2018-12-21 SimpleDriver v2.3, my phase-shifting QCW DRSSTC controller (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=525.0)
2019-01-31 Chinese DRSSTC driver woes... (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=550.0)
2019-02-26 UD 2.7C Build (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=570.0)
2019-02-13 Aliexpress Yunbao pulse skipping Product Guide manual (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=561.0)

MMC
2019-02-21 Bleed R's for MMC caps ? (https://highvoltageforum.net/index.php?topic=567.0)


Online tools
DRSSTC Design Guide: http://kaizerpowerelectronics.dk/tesla-coils/drsstc-design-guide/
JavaTC 13.3 online calculator for primary/secondary coupling, tuning etc. http://classictesla.com/home/javatc/
Helical Coil Calculator http://kaizerpowerelectronics.dk/calculators/helical-coil-calculator/
Spiral Coil Calculator http://kaizerpowerelectronics.dk/calculators/spiral-coil-calculator/
Topload Sphere/Toroid Capacitance Calculators http://deepfriedneon.com/tesla_frame6.html
MMC Calculator http://kaizerpowerelectronics.dk/calculators/mmc-calculator/
Good / Bad MMC Capacitor List http://kaizerpowerelectronics.dk/theory/good-mmc-capacitors/
Snubber Capacitor Calculator http://kaizerpowerelectronics.dk/calculators/snubber-capacitor-calculator/
IGBT/MOSFET Gate Drive Calculator http://kaizerpowerelectronics.dk/calculators/igbt-gate-drive-calculator/
Capacitor Energy Calculator http://kaizerpowerelectronics.dk/calculators/capacitor-energy-calculator/
Collection of Application Notes and White Papers that are useful to Inverters and Tesla Coils http://kaizerpowerelectronics.dk/tools/file-archive/?drawer=application_notes (http://kaizerpowerelectronics.dk/tools/file-archive/?drawer=application_notes)