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Magnetic field coupling

  1. Dec 14, 2013 #1
    Can a weak alternating magnetic field from one coil have an effect on another coil that has a stronger alternating magnetic field?

    I ask this because I want to know if magnetic fields follow the same principal as coupling two different voltages together.
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  3. Dec 14, 2013 #2


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    Each effects the other. By carefully choosing their relative angle to each other, you can minimize or maximize the reaction.
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