Magnetization Options for Neodymium Iron Boron, Samarium Cobalt, Ceramic Magnets

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Our engineering staff frequently fields questions from clients asking about magnetization options for Neodymium Iron Boron, Samarium Cobalt, and Ceramic Block, Ring, Disc, and Arc Magnets.  Typical questions include:

  • Can a disc magnet be magnetized diametrically?
  • What is the difference between a true radially magnetized ring and a radially approximated magnetic ring?
  • Can an arc segment be polarized NORTH or SOUTH on the Outside Radius?
  • Is Circumferential Orientation and Magnetization available for Arc magnets manufactured from Neodymium or Samarium Cobalt?

We answer  these questions and more with two new deliverables:  a Magnetization Options Tech Brief, which is available in PDF format, and a new Magnetization Options for Neodymium Iron Boron, Samarium Cobalt, Ceramic Magnets page which offers a slightly more robust treatment of this information.

Our engineers are dedicated to providing technically rich information explaining the complex world of custom engineered magnets and magnetic assemblies.  With this said, time and space limitations, combined with a seemingly endless list of potential scenarios means that questions may remain after you finish reading our Tech Briefs.  Remember, our engineers are just a click or call away.  Feel free to send us your questions or contact us by phone at 1-800-492-7939.  We welcome the opportunity to answer your questions and discuss your project in further detail.


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