Hand Held Railgun

Discussion in 'Lounge' started by Atomic_Ed, Oct 19, 2015.

  1. Atomic_Ed

    Atomic_Ed Member

    As a Sci-Fi buff and a scientist, I think I'm obligated to build one of these when I retire. Not much punch for it's size, but some clever engineering and thinking went into this.


    Another 20 years of development and we all may have one in our gun safes.
  2. Outlaw

    Outlaw Supporting Member

    In 20 years I wouldn't even be able to pick it up :(

  3. MaryB

    MaryB Supporting Member

    Up the battery to 600 volts using super capacitors... higher the voltage and current the better!
  4. undeRGRound

    undeRGRound ROLL wif Da MOLE! Supporting Member

    Well, You would be a perfect candidate for a replicator of my STG
    or "Simplified Tesla Generator". PM me and we'll talk ;)

    I am sending out the "Date of Origination" emails, with a brief description of
    the theory and overview of the device. If it works, replicators will get a
    "free working model" for the cost of parts. ;)