Wartenburg Pinwheel corona
This is a Wartenberg pinwheel charged to a very high voltage by an industrial power source. Under these conditions, sharp points exhibit corona discharge into the air, with violet light streaming away from the pins. At a guess I’d say that the voltage was 30-50kV.
Credit: Ultrapurple

Wartenburg Pinwheel corona

This is a Wartenberg pinwheel charged to a very high voltage by an industrial power source. Under these conditions, sharp points exhibit corona discharge into the air, with violet light streaming away from the pins. At a guess I’d say that the voltage was 30-50kV.

Credit: Ultrapurple


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