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Old 05-15-2018, 07:35 AM
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Markoul Markoul is offline
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My proposition for the Ferrocell vs Iron filings debate

Ferrofluid ferrimagnetic and superparamgnetic thin film inside the ferrocell aligns parallel to the external magnetic field therefore the magnetic image produced is a perfect copy of the flux of the field under observation.

Iron filings are attracted by the strongest nearest pole of a magnet thus attracted only by the two strongest potentials of the field of a magnet meaning its two poles, therefore only depicting the N-S axis direction of a magnet and unable to depict the complete flux of the field which has much more than two potentials! They are really just compasses pointing only at the strongest magnetic potential found in an area and unsuitable for any flux observation.

That's all really.

And I will not continue this debate in this thread here.

This thread I believe must be dedicted solely to the Ferrocell (ferrolens).

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