Making a Particle Detector (Cloud Chamber)

  • Published: 14 November 2019
  • I experience JOY when I see cosmic particles passing by with naked eyes!
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Comments • 3 082

  • Bobby Duke Arts
    Bobby Duke Arts  3 weeks back

    Dude! That is so freaking cool! I want to make one now

    • Fernando Salgado
      Fernando Salgado  1 weeks back

      Bobby duke too?! Omg this is so amazing i need a collab for the trees

    • Fabrizio Brutti
      Fabrizio Brutti  2 weeks back

      @ElectroBOOM heyyy!!! You haven't made the three millions subs video!!!
      Ps. Sorry if my English isn't perfect but I'm Italian.... And a last thing... Fantastic video!! I estimate you!

    • Red Stoner
      Red Stoner  3 weeks back

      @Droid gamer/Maruf That is fake news

    • Skeets McGrew
      Skeets McGrew  3 weeks back

      Can you build one from wewd?

    • kleetus92
      kleetus92  3 weeks back

      So how about using the refrigerator unit from a water cooler with a freon loop, evacuate the chamber to remove water vapor, and backfill with ethanol. I'd build a shield to make a slit for the light to pass out of but keeps the light source from blinding the viewer. Basically what you want is a band of light, not a flood lamp. I'll bet you could used a laser with a line generator to accomplish the same thing.

  • The Predator1337
    The Predator1337  4 hours back

    3:06 why don't you place a vacuum under the saw?

    • playz All
      playz All  11 hours back

      You expected to see Davie 504

      • Connor android sent by cyberlife

        electroboom: btw do you SWAT Canadian residents too
        another agent: we do
        me and electroboom: EAHHHH

        • Jeeva Mohan
          Jeeva Mohan  15 hours back

          Hi There.

          Just to remind you that my parents asked me to buy the electrical socket with negative, positive and ground for its two laundry machines back in India because the washing machine connected with negative and positive poles without the ground and the washing machine conducts its garments with electric shock. I have experienced touching my MacBook Pro charged with negative and positive socket and it feels like a bit of shock so I am wondering if I connect the extension cord with negative, positive and ground to the wall socket I feel nothing while using the computer.

          • muhamed Abdul jafar of Sweden

            The guy coming out of nowhere caught me off guard 😂

            • Jhervin Benitez
              Jhervin Benitez  1 days back

              SLAPP LIKE NOW!

              • ProgoxTV
                ProgoxTV  1 days back

                Oh btw, do you swat canadians?
                We do.

                • Bob G.
                  Bob G.  2 days back

                  I dont know about smoke-detectors in NA, but Most of the detectors in europe are optical detectors!

                  Might be the reason you couldnt detect anything :)

                  • Bittu Sharma
                    Bittu Sharma  2 days back

                    Sir you haven't celebrated your 3 million subscribers 😅

                    • Bremsstrahlung
                      Bremsstrahlung  2 days back

                      Throw in some Uranium Ore! Canada is full of that stuff ;) (ask AvE, im shure hes got some somewhere;) PS: Bananas radiate Beta Particles (due to Potassium 40), but its not enough for the Cloud Chamber.. Great Work, thank you for making these awesome Videos! :D

                      • Drake Tamer
                        Drake Tamer  2 days back

                        "We do"

                        • William R Somsky
                          William R Somsky  2 days back

                          Did you consider stacking your peltiers in series? A: Air-cooled to 0C, B: 0C to -30C?

                          • Patrick Glaser
                            Patrick Glaser  2 days back

                            Oof... that saw freehanded scarier than a movie

                            • Bringer of Change
                              Bringer of Change  3 days back

                              This is why scientists are so often considered "mad" cuz we see things no one else noticed cuz they dont know what they're looking for.

                              • Bringer of Change
                                Bringer of Change  3 days back

                                If ave ever gathered any knowledge from your vids it is, DO NOT CUT TOWARDS ONES SELFS PARTS! lol

                                • Quinton Jewett
                                  Quinton Jewett  3 days back

                                  I think I've seen something like this in LA

                                  • King Vip3r
                                    King Vip3r  3 days back

                                    9:37 nuclear fission?

                                    • King Vip3r
                                      King Vip3r  3 days back

                                      I fucken love this guy

                                      • Azazel
                                        Azazel  4 days back

                                        *E P I C*

                                        • Greg Brown
                                          Greg Brown  4 days back

                                          3:40 *Nice Music*


                                          Every Fan Watching This Video For A Secind Time: *EPIC!*

                                          • Copy3ms
                                            Copy3ms  4 days back

                                            You have a great "mad scientist" laugh.

                                            • Enderman842
                                              Enderman842  4 days back

                                              Congrats on reaching 3 million subscribers

                                              • OzoneHelix
                                                OzoneHelix  4 days back

                                                the cold surface I figured would have been a good way of chilling a drink like soda beer etc

                                                • cool buddys
                                                  cool buddys  4 days back


                                                  • super nova
                                                    super nova  5 days back

                                                    Hmm... This would have been nice for the Aperture Science Enrichment Center

                                                    • Anurag Sinha
                                                      Anurag Sinha  5 days back


                                                      • mikethor009
                                                        mikethor009  5 days back

                                                        Perhaps you could try watercooling the heatsinks with water mixed with antifreeze?

                                                        • Gomey World
                                                          Gomey World  6 days back

                                                          Lol he’s Canadian he could just do this outside

                                                          • esther aponte
                                                            esther aponte  6 days back

                                                            Does nobody know that this man is a fucking genius on cloning himself!

                                                            • Jaymes elliot
                                                              Jaymes elliot  6 days back

                                                              why don't you have super powers yet?

                                                              • Bong Water
                                                                Bong Water  6 days back

                                                                It's great when something actually goes his way first time.

                                                                • Leonardo Diego
                                                                  Leonardo Diego  6 days back

                                                                  Sorry left the video half way video spammed with ads-_-_-

                                                                  • Leonardo Diego
                                                                    Leonardo Diego  6 days back

                                                                    He said slap lmgao

                                                                    • Seth Birge
                                                                      Seth Birge  6 days back

                                                                      3:51 sounds like a Minecraft ghast

                                                                      • Vengatesh P
                                                                        Vengatesh P  6 days back

                                                                        5:32 smash like 😂😂😂..

                                                                        • ProCactus
                                                                          ProCactus  6 days back

                                                                          Is there a temporature change in the seeded clouds ? Im thinking its a little colder :S

                                                                          • arcoz elio
                                                                            arcoz elio  6 days back

                                                                            We made it in highschool

                                                                            • babungaCTR
                                                                              babungaCTR  7 days back

                                                                              Davie405 in the next video: "I will play BASS with an overcharged capacitor"
                                                                              Electroboom: "Nice."

                                                                              • Christian Schrull
                                                                                Christian Schrull  7 days back

                                                                                You almost lost my like for including the sound of you cutting the plexiglass. The successful test and "fbi guy" inside your house saved it.

                                                                                • cap. price
                                                                                  cap. price  7 days back

                                                                                  This is an amazing brain melting ass shitin finger zapin bitch inpressioning FBI agente watching house storming Ad
                                                                                  So, lets get to the video

                                                                                  • Rising Star Buddy
                                                                                    Rising Star Buddy  7 days back

                                                                                    FBI here open up

                                                                                    • Mr. E
                                                                                      Mr. E  7 days back

                                                                                      So how can we get our hands on some radioactive material?

                                                                                      • scott wilson
                                                                                        scott wilson  1 weeks back

                                                                                        it's now that i realize that electroboom and Bobby Duke arts are literally racing. but that's a fair race

                                                                                        • BRoKen BeAr
                                                                                          BRoKen BeAr  1 weeks back

                                                                                          I laugh at every electro boom video

                                                                                          • Sreeja J
                                                                                            Sreeja J  1 weeks back

                                                                                            You are watching a lot of davie504.

                                                                                            • Dark YouTube
                                                                                              Dark YouTube  1 weeks back

                                                                                              Русские где???

                                                                                              • Mohd Fahad
                                                                                                Mohd Fahad  1 weeks back

                                                                                                U could circulate the water