Cosmic Ray Spark Chamber Photos and Information

This device currently resides at the Museum of the Rockies in Bozeman, Montana.



Photos of completed spark chamber:
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System schematic

Schematic of thyratron driver circuit

Cosmic ray tracks caught on film:
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Last Updated: 5 September 2006