R1 1 10 Meg, 1/4 Watt Resistor
D1, D2 2 1N4003 Silicon Diode or 1N4007
C1, C2 2 10uF 350V Capacitor
C3 1 0.1uF 400 Volt Mylar Capacitor
T1 1 4KV Trigger Transformer (see "Notes")
FT 1 Flash Tube (see "Notes")
L1 1 Neon Bulb
Q1 1 106 SCR
S1 1 115V 1A SPST Switch
MISC 1 Case, Wire, Line Cord
- This circuits is NOT isolated from ground. Use caution when operating without a case. A case is required for normal operation. Do not touch any part of the circuit with the case open or not installed.
- Most any diodes rated at greater then 250 volts at 1 amp can be used instead of the 1N4003's.