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how does an electromagnet functions?

Asked by TARUN KUMAR 29th June 2016, 10:28 PM
Answered by Expert
An electromagnet is a temporary strong magnet made of a piece of soft iron when current flows in the coil wound around it. It is an artificial magnet. 

Electromagnet works on the magnetic effect of elecric current and is a temporary magnet. 

They are mainly used for lifting and transporting large masses of iron scrap, girders, plates etc.

Answered by Expert 30th June 2016, 12:10 PM
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