5C30.20 - Short a Capacitor

Short a capacitor

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PIRA Classification: 5C30.20

Description: A 6000 μF capacitor is charged to 150 V. The capacitor is disconnected from the power supply. The capacitor is shorted using the shaft of a screw driver.

Special Instructions: None

Condition: Good

Setup time: 1 minute

Safety Issues: Don't short the capacitor with a body part. Can receive quite a jolt. Use only the shaft of the driver, not the tip.