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Why Is Microwave Sparking?

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Microwave ovens use electricity to heat food. This process creates an electric field around the oven which causes electrons in the metal parts of the oven to move. These moving electrons create friction between the metal and other materials inside the oven, causing sparks.

The magnetron is the part of the microwave that actually heats up food. It uses high frequency electromagnetic waves to generate heat. If the magnetron malfunctions, the microwave will not work properly.

High frequency electromagnetic waves are used by the magnetron to produce heat. These waves are very powerful and can easily damage other electronic devices.

If you’re using a microwave oven at home, here are some tips to keep you safe while cooking with one:

• Always use the proper size container for the food you’re heating.

• Never put metal objects into the microwave.

• Don’t touch the door when it’s open.

• Keep children away from the microwave.

• Turn off the microwave before cleaning it.

• Be careful not to leave the microwave unattended.

If you’ve ever seen a microwave oven explode, you probably know that microwaves can travel through objects. This means that when you put something into a microwave, it heats up not just where the food touches the inside of the microwave, but also where the food is located away from the microwave.



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