Inductor

An Inductor is nothing more than a coil of wire wound around a central core. For most coils the current (i), flowing through the coil produces a magnetic flux around it that is proportional to flow of electric current.

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Inductor

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Inductors have values ranging from 1uH to 1H.

The SI unit of inductance is Henry (H).