Curle balance

Curle balance

[′kyu̇r·ē ‚bal·əns]
(engineering)
An instrument for determining the susceptibility of weakly magnetic materials, in which the deflection produced by a strong permanent magnet on a suspended tube containing the specimen is measured.
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