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Old 20 July 2010, 01:49 AM
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Comment: Is it possible to make music out of tesla coils?

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Old 20 July 2010, 03:00 AM
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It looks that way - from what I've found scouring the web there's a micro-controller that generates a tone, and the coils are essentially acting like plasma speakers.

(Shoulda thoughta Wiki first! A straightforward writeup here
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Old 20 July 2010, 04:49 AM
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There's a whole few scenes in the new Sorceror's Apprentice movie that involves Tesla Coil music. It's fairly awesome.
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Old 21 July 2010, 05:53 AM
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The problem with this type of thing with sound a video is that sound can be added later. That does not mean it is true, just the video it self in not good evidence.

So this is plausibly true with out more corroborating evidence. Search YouTube for "Arcattack" to see a performing group that use these as part of there show.
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