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What Function Does The Magnet Around A Power Cable Perform?

Discussion in 'General Chat' started by SBanga, May 9, 2007.

  1. SBanga

    SBanga Active Member

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    Just a quick general knowledge question. Well?
  2. stiben

    stiben Member

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  3. Dave

    Dave Well-Known Member

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    It's not a magnet, it's ferrite and supposedly removes noise from the cable IIRC.

    Edit, gah, beaten again.
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    yes, they are meant to stop RFI and youshould fit them to video cables too (supposedly)
  5. SBanga

    SBanga Active Member

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    You all pounced on that didn't you! Cheers guys :thumbsup:
  6. Steven

    Steven Senior Moderator

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    Ohhhhhhhh

    And I thought they were conspiring against my efforts to neatly store unused cables away :blush: :D

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