Home Made Windmill Generator Part 9 – Voltage Doubler Theory 2

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Voltage Doubler Theory Part 2. I explain how the delon voltage doubler works. I give an example of how to calculate the voltage.

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25 Responses to Home Made Windmill Generator Part 9 – Voltage Doubler Theory 2

  1. Oh man, this is so cool, thank you for sharing

    Kourindou Hime
    June 14, 2014 at 3:52 am

  2. Thank you very much for these series of videos! Really helpful and
    intertaining =) I have one question: How do you find time for doing all of

    Nick Hunter
    June 14, 2014 at 4:26 am

  3. i dont get it yet… how many coils turns i should do?

    Jhon Margalit
    June 14, 2014 at 5:12 am

  4. I don’t understand why there’s minus2Ud in the Uo math scheme, while
    there’s 2 diods. is this about polarization?

    June 14, 2014 at 5:36 am

  5. What a fantastic series of videos, thank you so much for sharing with us.

    June 14, 2014 at 6:20 am

  6. Awesome DIY project

    Josh L.
    June 14, 2014 at 7:00 am

  7. Man I cracked open a couple of beers ready to watch something random —
    some dude making a motor with a tin can… one hour later here I am in a
    head bake!!! Really interesting videos though and good work, cheers!!!

    June 14, 2014 at 7:28 am

  8. Hey, I think you can make the turbine spin faster if you put in thinner and
    even more outer vanes. And then design the inner vanes to have more
    “scoops” to catch more wind and more efficiently. More fast = more
    electricity, yeah?

    Stefen Choo
    June 14, 2014 at 8:08 am

  9. Bloody Brilliant!!

    June 14, 2014 at 8:38 am

  10. I’m not going to build a generator, I’m just enjoying learning what I
    should have listened to at school.

    June 14, 2014 at 8:57 am

  11. Great job explaining this circuit!

    William Thompson
    June 14, 2014 at 9:00 am

  12. thanks for all the videos, they are awesome, but there is one thing you
    have to put in advance…13.9 v which is stored in cap. is the max. voltage
    not the average voltage because the 2nd have cycle will be off..the average
    voltage is calculated by “max voltage/PI”..and this is the value you can
    see on the multimeter if you connect the o/p directly to the

    June 14, 2014 at 9:27 am

  13. Great videos I’m learning something from every one you make ..thankyou !!

    run themjobs
    June 14, 2014 at 9:47 am

  14. thumbs up!!! thanks for sharing this great videos and ideas you have. im
    lucky enough for my location here in the Philippines is quite a wind
    pathway out to china sea. when will the next video coming? more power to
    you and will to drive this project,,,, awesome

    barty bart
    June 14, 2014 at 9:59 am

  15. waiting patiently for the next in the series…ok not so patiently.
    Excellent series, very interesting and well made.

    June 14, 2014 at 10:17 am

  16. you doing a good job man! Don’t stop please :)

    Harty Guyton
    June 14, 2014 at 11:09 am

  17. sure it has advantage over photovoltaic, thanks.

    June 14, 2014 at 11:21 am

  18. Next one means “video”…

    June 14, 2014 at 12:19 pm

  19. Would having more magnets and coils be better than the generator itself
    turning faster? Like if you had a large turbine, would it be better to make
    a larger generator, or use a smaller gear than the turbine and increase the

    June 14, 2014 at 12:46 pm

  20. ich hab das video auf deutsch gekukt und mehr ferstanden

    tom bauer
    June 14, 2014 at 1:01 pm

  21. Chris, your videos are exactly what I’ve been looking for. Thankyou. I have
    a few questions. 1) What size magnets are you using? 2) How do I configure
    magnets / coils to produce dc power? 3) Can I adapt your designs for use
    with some type of water wheel propulsion? 4) Would smaller guage wire and
    more windings provide more current? I already have a 12v 2500w inverter
    system with 4- 120w solar panels and 8 large 6v batteries. I have an
    abundant water pressure. What would you suggest?

    June 14, 2014 at 1:24 pm

  22. it is great to have your videos with explanations

    June 14, 2014 at 2:21 pm

  23. Just watched your videos, they’re great! A bit slow maybe, but what you
    show is really interesting. When is the next one coming? Keep up the good

    June 14, 2014 at 2:56 pm

  24. I can understand the time constrain, but you should surly have drive as so
    many people are waiting for it… :-).. also is there any alternative to
    magnets ? I saw in one video where he generated magnetic filed from just
    copper wires by giving some external power…dont exactly remember it.

    June 14, 2014 at 3:41 pm

  25. thanks for your reply Chris, how much power will it generate? I am not
    technical so answer in om or volts won’t tell me anything :) may be
    something like it can run a motor or ac or bulbs for entire house etc would
    be helpful …thanks again…you have inspired me to build one some day….

    June 14, 2014 at 4:31 pm

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