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Am i right when i say that like currents attract, and unlike currents repel?

  1. Oct 13, 2011 #1
    cheers
     
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  3. Oct 13, 2011 #2

    NascentOxygen

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    No one can say whether you are right or not. :smile: You will have to explain what you mean by like and unlike currents.
     
  4. Oct 14, 2011 #3
    Two parallel wires carrying current in the same direction attract each other. Two parallel wires carrying current in opposite directions repel each other.
     
  5. Oct 14, 2011 #4

    berkeman

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    Do NOT delete your original question after you have received help here. Check your PMs now...
     
  6. Oct 18, 2011 #5
    thank you mrspeedybob, exactly what i was wondering!
     
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