How to build an EMP Device

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By: Nick Afanasyev

EMP stands for electro magnetic pulse which is a technology that disables electronics.

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It’s used by the military to cause blackouts.

The follow article shows how to make a mini EMP device.

The original article: http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-EMP-Gun-/

This relates to engineering because it uses Electrical Engineering to create it.  In addition it will take electrical engineers to create defenses against the use of EMP.

Here is an article about how EMP works:  https://www.quora.com/How-does-an-electromagnetic-bomb-work-EMP

Here is an article about Electromagnetic Pulse from wikipedia:  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electromagnetic_pulse

Here’s a report from the U.S. Congress on EMP:  https://www.wired.com/images_blogs/dangerroom/files/Ebomb.pdf