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Magnets generating electricity, non-fixed placements.

  1. Sep 18, 2012 #1
    I'm new to the forum so I'm sorry if this question is posted in the wrong place. I have been doing some research on magnetic motors and they seem possible, but I am not talking about the fixed magnet motors where all of the magnets stay in the same position. I found this video where there is a magnet wheel and an electric motor with magnets on it, when the motor spins the magnets the magnet wheel spins. I was wondering if this is not only possible, but if it would generate enough electricity to not only power the motor, but to store some power. Would it work? Here is the video-http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pgpE7D6yywo&feature=related I'm sorry its in another language but its the only good one I could find.
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  3. Sep 18, 2012 #2


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    Concerning what is in bold. You are describing perpetual motion and of course this is not possible. I didn't look at the link, it isn't really necessary to answer your question in bold.
  4. Sep 18, 2012 #3


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    PMMs and over-unity devices are on the banned topics list in the Rules link at the top of the page. Thread closed.
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