The Plasma Ball (Tesla’s Lamp) is the prefect accessory for any room – bedroom or family room or learning environment.
HJ Plasma Ball
7 in stock
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7 in stock
The Plasma Ball is a mesmerising lamp for teenagers and adults. The original plasma lamp was created by Tesla in 1894. The plasma ball demonstrates the properties of electrical discharges, which you can control with your fingers as you touch the lamp.
The globe is a sphere that has most of its air replaced with 3 noble (inert) gases – neon, argon and xenon. A high frequency alternating current electrode is in the centre, which discharges and excited filaments the strike inside the globe. When you touch the globe, these filaments are attracted to the spot.
Just try to keep your hands off this dramatic display of electrical light. A fun lighting option for the older child, teen or adult in sensory space or bedroom.
This globe runs on both AC power and batteries, and is 15cm in diameter.
Suitable for 10yrs+ with adult supervision. Note: this is not a toy, it is made from glass.
WARNING: This item is not a toy and should not be placed near sensitive electronic equipment and is not suitable for people with a pacemaker.