1,000 lb Electromagnet versus Armature


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Sep24-06, 10:09 PM
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I have this electromagnet than runs on 12 D size batteries its really strong 1,000 lb holding force so why are motors made with armatures? Why dosnt a piston type motor have more power with the head being an electromagnet?
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