Lydian's FastMHz

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How I charge a 1400v Cap Bank from a 12v Battery

I’ve gotten a few requests from people asking how I charge such a massive cap bank on 12v…well, here’s a schematic of my whole setup: Here are datasheets for the SCRs (SKKH) and clamping diode (SKKD): SKKH (SCR) SKKD (Diode)