Playing with Super Capacitors and How They Like to Transfer Power Very Quickly

Starting a Car with 2x 58F 16.6vDC Packs to a 12v ~100A Car Starter.


Charged 58F 16.6vDC Pack of Capacitors Powering a iRobot Roomba 550 Series


Testing Power Transfer of a 58F 16.6vDC Pack to a 10F 16.6vDC Pack, Mint.

Got connectors today and decided to use my caps again… #Instagram the #InstaCharge of #SuperCapacitors

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Testing Power Transfer of a 58F 16.6vDC Pack to a 58F 16.6vDC Pack.


Testing Charged Capacitor Short with 2x 58F 16.6vDC Packs to a Resistance Heated Bolt.


Boiling Water with Resistance through an Enameled Coated Wire