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Tools to pick up pins from the floor

I'm looking for an easy way to pick up pins from the floor after a day of sewing. Can you recommend the best magnet for...

Magnetic system to unload 6m long bundles of metal tubing from a container

We are looking for a magnetic system to unload 6m long bundles of metal tubing from a container (weight 600kg). Our initial thoughts were we...

Magnets to locate steel studs through gyprock walls

I'm looking to buy some small magnets which will help me locate my steel studs through gyprock walls. No need for super strength but over...

Magnets that can hold galvanized steel templates to a steel tank

I need magnets that will hold galvanized steel templates to a steel tank.  The best product for you would be the Neodymium Holding Pots

Rare earth block for detecting broken nails in wood

What would be the minimum size rare earth block for detecting broken nails or similar in, say, 2 inch wood? We sell a Magnetic Stud...

Very strong magnet to pick up any grains of metal and keeps its magnetic force when engine gets hot

I want to put a strong magnet on my gearbox drain plug and engine oil drain plug on the outside where the nut is the...

Magnetic sweeper that will be strong enough to pick up lead and metal

I was just enquiring about a magnetic nail sweeper hand held that will be strong enough to pick up lead and metal that weighs about...

Strong rare earth magnets for mineral separation

I am after some strong rare earth magnets to use for mineral separation. I prefer larger, rod-shaped magnets. Can you please recommend some of your...

Magnetic separator equipment

Please I want to inquire if you produce magnetic separator equipment. I am into Tin and columbite mining and a machine for separation. Yes we...

Separation Magnets for Conveyor Belts

Q: I am interested to find separation magnets for conveyor belts that are carrying sawdust/wood shavings. Which product would suit this application?  Our Magnetic separators...

Separating magnetic contaminates and minerals

There are a myriad of industrial processes that require ferrous or magnetic contaminants to be removed. One example of this was a customer of ours...

Detecting broken nails in wood

Recycling and reusing wood has become a huge industry and this is reflected in the growing number of customer emails we receive regarding detecting broken...

Water: hard water, water softening

Magnets are a core component of water conditioning systems however the construction of such devices is a highly technical and specialised field. We are happy...

Food processing

Contaminants are a serious issue in the food industry which has resulted in a high level of regulation regarding the preventative measures companies need to...

Cutlery catch

Anyone who has worked in hospitality will understand the huge loss of cutlery that restaurants, cafes, hospitals and bars have to contend with. In the...

Glass whiteboards magnets

We are frequently contacted by customers looking for advice on the best magnet to use on their glass whiteboard. Unfortunately not all glass whiteboards are...

Pick up tools table

What is the most suitable magnetic Pick-Up Tool for your application?   Product code Suitable Applications Telescopic Magnetic Pick Up Pen 88711 Mechanics, maintenance workers,...

Industrial and Heavy Duty Magnets

Many of our customers need heavy-duty magnets for their industrial needs. We have a large range of strong and robust magnets for lifting and securing...

Magnetic Tool Holder Information

Magnetic Tool Holders Q: What items can magnetic tool holders secure? AMF Magnets supply strong and economical Magnetic Tool Holders. Whether you have a screwdriver,...