Coupling a Magnetron to Coaxial Cable

Before we begin I’ll start with the obvious warning: Working around microwave radiation is potentially hazardous and could result in electric shock, burns or death and may cause interference issues with nearby users of WiFi and other services on 2.4 GHz which could potentially be illegal in some jurisdictions. I’m sure I don’t have to […]

Directed Energy

As we all know, microwaves can heat things. Microwaves could also be used in theory to heat people and objects or damage sensitive electronic devices. A standard microwave oven is a good source of components for this task. I have tried inserting a magnetron into a satellite dish with no real success, It is rated […]