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Old Mar 20th 2017, 08:16 PM   #1
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When a bimetallic strip is heated. Then it bends towards which element. ie element having
high value of temperature cofficient of linear expansion or low value of that. Or is there
something else the truth
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Old Mar 21st 2017, 11:51 AM   #2
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I would suppose the metal that "lengthens" mor would be on the outside of the curve of the bimetal pair. ?
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