Diode Battery

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In 2007 I predicted the possibility of the Diode Battery, device that would consist of countless natural microscopic diodes. One possible example of a real diode battery is the Marcus Reid battery. My analysis of the Reid temperature measurements concludes with appreciable certainty that the battery cools down, which would indicate the natural microscopic diodes are rectifying NATE (Natural Ambient Thermal Energy).


A Diode Battery is a proposed inexpensive device that consists of countless naturally formed microscopic diodes that would produce usable amounts of power. In 2007 I predicted that mixing the correct chemicals/elements together while heating such material within an intense electric field would form countless microscopic diodes.

The following two gentlemen claim to have successfully made such batteries.

Marcus Reid - The Reid battery that never runs out of power. Since 1999 the Reid batteries have been producing usable amounts of power. My detailed analysis on Reid's temperature measurements shows with decent probability his batteries cool while in use, which if true would show that the energy is coming from natural ambient thermal energy. Reid is trying to market his batteries in addition to further research to improve his batteries. It is possible that the Reid batteries are microscopic diodes that rectify natural ambient thermal energy
Marcus Reid website:

John Hutchison - Video at YouTube that shows John's batteries producing usable amounts of power. John claims his batteries never run down, even when electrically shorted for years. John's description of how he makes his batteries is identical to my description of how such a diode battery would be made. It is possible his batteries are microscopic diodes that rectify NATE. John is trying to market his batteries, and therefore is unwilling to describe the details.
John Hutchison video demonstrating the batteries:

Forum links to ongoing Diode Battery research

Below are some links to the overunity.com forum where people are working on such Diode Batteries. Although it is my opinion most of such batteries are dominated by electrochemical reactions.

The main thread - popular - "Crystal Power CeLL by John Hutchison"

"Reid crystal battery simular to Hutchinson cell"

"Marcus Reid crystal battery news"

"NEWS from Marcus Reid CELL"

Advice for testing a Diode Battery

To test a Diode Battery for a drop in temperature one could first use a resistive load where the resistance of the load is about equal to the internal resistance of the Diode Battery. You can measure the Diode Battery internal resistance by first allowing the Diode Battery to heat up (as low as that may be) and reach thermal equilibrium by placing the load on the Diode Battery for say an hour and then measure DC voltage across the resistive load. Then quickly remove the resistive load and measure the DC voltage across the Diode Battery. The Diode Battery internal resistance is -->

Rdb = Vdb / (Vr / Rr) - Rr

where Rdb is the Diode Battery internal resistance, Vdb is the DC voltage measured across the Diode Battery alone, Vr is the DC voltage measured across the resistive load while it is connected to the Diode Battery, Rr is the resistance of the resistive load.

Please allow the Diode Battery sufficient time for the temperature drop to reach the exterior part of the battery and the 402 SMD thermistors.

The temperature meter must be able to detect as low as 1/100000 of one Celsius. Please send me an email requesting the circuit to build such a temperature meter, which is very inexpensive and easy to build.

How microscopic diodes are formed

Mixing doped semiconductors with various types of metals could form microscopic diodes. By applying an electric field, the barriers that would oppose the electric field would repel, and therefore tend to migrate (while the material is sufficiently heated) to such a position where it would attract. This would result in more diodes aligned in one direction.


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