Tesla Technology Research was recently contracted to design and
build a second one-to-one
scale copy of the famous Griffith Park Observatory Tesla Coil.
Dubbed the GPO-2 coil, this
second copy of the original GPO coil was commissioned by Richard and
Mathias on behalf of the Mid America Science Museum (MASM), in Hot
The grand opening for this new permanent museum display is slated for
November 20, 2002.
This coil will be installed on the main museum floor exhibit area, in a
Faraday Cage. The following images were taken during the
construction stage of this project. The entire system was
constructed, tested, and shipped in less then 60 days.
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