Alnico magnets are most commonly found in horseshoe shapes, rods or cylinders, They're excellent for high temperature applications with a service temperature limit of 525° C. Alnico is a hard and brittle material, and is difficult to rework. Small custom ground batches are economical to produce if our current stock sizes do not meet your requirements.
More About Alnico Magnets
Alnico magnets are composed of aluminum, nickel and cobalt. They offer a very strong magnetic field, second only to rare earth magnets, and are commonly available in horseshoe, cylinder, or rod shapes.
The benefits of this unique material include:
- Flexibility in selecting the shape due to casting process
- Can be magnetized in one or all directions
- High energy
- Surface protection coating not required
- Temperature stability
Ideal for High Temperature Applications
Alnico is an extremely hard material that performs well in high temperature situations, offering a service limit of 525 degrees Celsius.
The most common uses for Alnico products are:
- Guitar pickups
- Hand tools
- Motors, ignition systems and odometers
- Speakers and microphones
Affordable Custom Magnets
This unique material is economical to work with, and we are able to produce small custom batches efficiently if you require a size that we do not stock.
All manufacturing in our facility is completed using quality control systems, and we staff full time designers and manufacturing staff to ensure we can provide a quick turnaround time on custom orders.
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Explore the different options available and learn about their features and specifications. If you’re in need of a custom batch, contact us to discuss your needs.