Dual Tesla coils performing the Inspector Gadget theme

It’s time like these that I remember what technology is all about…to amaze us and make us smile.  That’s exactly what’s accomplished in the video below, where two Tesla coils perform the theme from Inspector Gadget, accompanied by some off-screen percussion support.  My faith in humanity is restored.

This makes me want to run out and buy my own Tesla coil…I’d been eyeing one from oneTesla that’s a ready to go kit with MIDI interface to facilitate musical ventures such as this.  The video below shows that $330 kit playing the Pirates of the Caribbean theme song: