The original hand driven method of producing and storing electric charge using conductive metal strips brushing against metal plates. Spark length up to 75mm.
Mounted on wooden base with rubber feet
Dims: 450 x 175 x 500mm
Produce static electricity and discharges with this wimshurst machine. Use the hand crank to rotate the plates in opposite directions. The plates will produce a charge which is then stored in the leyden jar capacitors.