1. Limited time only! Sign up for a free 30min personal tutor trial with Chegg Tutors
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Magnetic breakaway force?

  1. Sep 26, 2004 #1
    "Magnetic breakaway force?"

    Does anyone know what is meant by the term "Magnetic breakaway force?"
    Please help thanks
  2. jcsd
  3. Sep 26, 2004 #2


    User Avatar
    Science Advisor
    Homework Helper

    I suspect it's a nonstandard term created by some imaginative textbook author. What does your lab/textbook say about it? Give us some context and we might be able to conjure up what they really mean.
Share this great discussion with others via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook