Date: Sunday, February 15, 2015 @ 19:36:06 EST
Topic: Devices

The Theory and Operation of a Phase-Conjugated Vacuum Triode/ Floyd A. "Sparky" Sweet - June 24th, 1988


Nothing, on the cosmological scale, is virtually everything. It is the home of all the invisible fields, rippling with the activity of every real force. Every kind of matter produces a field, the field all mesh in complex ways, often causing interference with other fields. Fields are the "stuff" of the virtual vacuum. A light particle is nothing more than a large interference in the electromagnetic field. Apart from interaction with matter of other fields a field will not be changed in the vacuum. It will not go away; it cannot. Fields are a fundamental part of the vacuum structure itself. Fields in their most quiescent state form the virtual vacuum itself. Even when everything that can be removed from a vacuum has been removed, the Higgs field remains.

"Imagine the entire universe permeated with a constant magnetic field''. One need not imagine, for it is true. It is clear from experimentation that certain results appear that are not explainable without the presence of a field. The field consists of an infinite number of one-dimensional North and South poles in an incoherent state- incoherent due to the presence of a multitude of other interfering fields formed by other North and South poles, or particles or quanta. Thus the virtual vacuum is far from empty, far from nothing, it is rather seething with potential energy as the primordial powerhouse of everything in the universe.

As postulated by Einstein in his famous equation E=MC^2 , energy is a kind of matter. So even the energy of distant starlight must be accounted for in any holistic view of physical reality. The vacuum itself is literally popping with virtual particles that appear and disappear in the field during instants too brief to be measured. Virtual particles with lifetimes or dwelltimes too short for the name "particles" to be appropriate. As a result the generated fields are always in some state of flux. However, under the influence of a generated Motional Electromagnetic field parts of the normally chaotic virtual field break off from randomness and form a more coherent region. This region consists of a structured portion of the spacetime continuum which by its very nature seems to attract more virtual particles (This increase in particle density has been verified by lab experiments conducted the week of June 19, 1988). This higher concentration of particles develops a warping of the spacetime continuum where negative energy is produced in abundance. The existence of this condition via direct engineering of the virtual state allows for the safe generation of electrical energy. This condition, in essence, forms the underlying principle of operation of the Phase-Conjugated Vacuum Triode. This device, however, produces negative energy which is the reverse of the conventional positive energy generated by all devices in service today. The arc generated by a short-circuit in a negative energy system is excessively bright and cold, producing barely an audible hiss with no explosive force. Melting of conductors does not occur and this type of negative current passes through the human body with only the feeling of a chill. Conductors remain cool under load while only tiny cross-sectional areas of copper are required to convey many hundreds of watts of power. Although all of this seems nearly unbelievable, only what has been demonstrated in the laboratory has been described in this paper. The source of energy is unlimited, the virtual vacuum of space itself structured by a motional electromagnetic field is the powerhouse...

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Also there read: Construction of the Floyd Sweet's Vacuum Triode Amplifier by Michael Watson.


Information is given in this paper to assist experimenters toward reproducing Floyd Sweet's VTA. A brief description is also given of an earlier VTA which was the subject of a video presentation. Some ideas are discussed with regard to how the VTA works and the possibility of a universal source of power in space.

Pdf full version: Construction of the Floyd Sweet's Vacuum Triode Amplifier
More interesting info: FLOYD SWEET'S VTA UNIT by Walt Rosenthal


The Vacuum Triode Amplifier (VTA) invented by Floyd Sweet consists of two ferrite magnets and two to four coreless wire coils . It is self powered in the preferred configuration and produces in excess of one KW of 120 VRMS 60 HZ power in the form of energy that resembles electricity. This energy is referred to as negative energy. The VTA development history, its anti-gravity characteristics, negative energy properties, and some of the personalities involved are discussed...

More good information on the topic:
An organization dedicated to the Vacuum Triode Amplifier of the late Floyd "Sparky" Sweet:
Of course, many more information on this device (and generally, the negative energy concept) on this site (just search for the relevant terms):

This is in response to those who asked me why I do not pay more attention to the "cold-fusion" (or LENR, etc.) type of research and devices that are already out there, such as Rossi's E-cat as the "salvation" for our energy crisis? I've always said LENR+ research is good and should be encouraged, and there are many forums on the net who do just that very well. But I continue to believe, the real "salvation" for the humans to eventually become a race of space explorers, can only come from such extremely efficient devices able to harness the energy of the empty space (the quantum vacuum energy) in copious amounts, anytime and anywhere in the universe. And the VTA is just one of such devices that have been tested and demonstrated to exhibit these amazing abilities, albeit in an unstable and unexplainable manner. Nevertheless, there is no excuse for science to ignore these anomalies!  [Vlad]

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