When using the Mesh Current Method -- How to handle current sources facing the wrong way

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When using the Mesh Current Method and you encounter a loop with a current source that is going opposite to the mesh current do you write it down as a negative current source?
 

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berkeman
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Sounds right to me. You're asking about the KCL technique, right? :smile:
 
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Actually I mean the Mesh Current Method which is a modified KVL (Kirchhoff Voltage Law).
 

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