Become a fan of Slashdot on Facebook

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Hardware Hacking Build Science

X-Rays Emitted From Ordinary Scotch Tape 190

Maximum Prophet writes "When I was in High School, I built an X-Ray machine that (probably) didn't produce any X-Rays. I used an old vacuum tube and high voltage. Little did I know that simple triboluminescence would have enough energy to do useful work." The catch: you'll need to peel your tape in a vacuum, and have the x-ray film at the ready.
This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

X-Rays Emitted From Ordinary Scotch Tape

Comments Filter:

"Call immediately. Time is running out. We both need to do something monstrous before we die." -- Message from Ralph Steadman to Hunter Thompson

Working...