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Electricity & Magnetism

Alternating Current Generator

Product Code: ELE0023

Price: 4 USD ( Order Form )

Files: 1 Quicktime file (512 X 384 pixels, 2.5 Mb) and 1 AVI file (512 X 384 pixels, 11 Mb) .

Description: This movie shows how an AC Generator works. A conducting coil rotates inside a magnetic field. The direction of the magnetic field, the generated current, and the vector "A" (perpendicular to the area of the coil) are shown.

 

Alternating Current Generator

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