AEC Industrial Magnetics Manufacturing

4699 Interstate Drive
Cincinnati, OH 45246


Super high-quality, high-strength neos, alnico, high-heat, high-power, ceramic, rails, tube & grate, plate, magnetic tools and flex magnetic tools.

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Circular, rectangular, V-block, parallel pole, heavy-duty, AC & DC electromagnets, power supplies and cords for automation and robotics.

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Permanent & electromagnets for lifting, bundling, stacking, moving, transferring structural shapes, plate and all ferrous materials.

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AEC has designed and built thousands of affordable, durable custom magnets since 1961. Call and discuss your specific application!

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"Permanent magnetics prices are holding steady at this time. This follows a sharp increase the last week in May. I am in close touch with our China suppliers. If the situation changes, I will share it with you here. And AEC will not sacrifice quality for cost."

Bill Klaus, President of AEC Magnetics

Permanent and Electromagnets for Automation

Permanent & Electromagnets for Automation | AEC Magnetics

For safer, easier and more affordable automation, look no further than AEC Magnetics.

gary pressWhen it comes to electro- and permanent magnetics, AEC stands out. AEC electromagnets are built by hand.  Each is tested and comes with a guarantee. AEC permanent magnets come from China's most reliable producers and suppliers--no substitutions in grade or quality when you buy an AEC permanent magnet. AEC experience is unbeatable. Our company has been in the magnetics business for almost 60 years. Our president, Bill Klaus, has almost 40 years of magnetics experience, all at AEC. Bill knows how magnets behave in virtually any application.  You will find no one more interested in your application than Bill.  Bill will give you all the time necessary to discuss your application and recommend a solid, affordable and safe magnetic solution. AEC employees are not salespeople or order takers, but magnetics specialists who are interested in finding just the right magnetic solution for your application. 

small electros AECTake a moment to browse through industrial magnetics products here on our website, and download our catalog. We are here to help you if you can't find what you are looking for, or if you need assistance of any kind.  Our permanent magnets, flexible magnetic products, magnetic tools, bar and horseshoe magnets, magnetic cup assemblies, super-strength neodymiums and rare earth magnets are top-grade, safe and affordable. Check out AEC power supplies and battery backups.   AEC magnetic services department offers repair, refurbishment and certification services.  

Bill Klaus AEC President Desk

Please call and talk to Bill, or any of our AEC Magnetics specialists.   We will find just the right magnetic solution for you--an affordable, reliable and safe solution that is guaranteed or your money back. This is how we are truly different from our competitors.   Bill will tell you AEC was founded to specifically to offer quality magnetic solutions, one customer at a time.  As Bill says, "Anyone can sell you a magnet, but no one can sell you a better magnetic solution than we can."


  • Permanent Magnetics Prices Steady 06/06/2019 17:11:04

    A quick update for you this week:  AEC Magnetics' permanent magnetics suppliers seem to be holding prices in check after last week's severe price increase.  I've spoken to our suppliers and they see no reduction in supply, and for now, no price increases.  I'll keep our lines of communication open and report back to you any changes.  Please give me a callif you would like a quote, and please consider locking in current pricing.  Thank you for your business. -Bill Klaus President,...

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  • AEC Permanent Magnetic Price Update 05/29/2019 18:20:50

    I'm Bill Klaus, president of Cincinnati, Ohio-based AEC Magnetics.  Thank you for visiting AEC's website. My employees and I are grateful for your interest in our magnetic solutions. Today, I'm raising the cost of all AEC permanent magnetics products.   I would like you to understand why,  and give you some ideas to help offset these increases. In the past week, I've received e-mail messages from every one of our China suppliers informing us of 30- to 50-percent increases in all permanent...

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  • Customers Appreciate the "AEC Advantage" During Permanent Magnetics Price Hike 05/21/2019 17:36:26

    Since I've been flooded the past few days with price increase noticesfrom our China  permanent magnetics suppliers, I've taken steps to soften the blow for AEC permanent magnetics customers.  As I buy raw materials and metals myself, I understand how sudden, stiff price jumps affect my business and therefore am sensitive to how this affects yours. While I am raising permanent magnetics prices beginning immediately, I am also leveraging our long-time relationships with trusted sources, negotiating...

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  • China Running Short On Trade Ammo 05/14/2019 15:09:53

    (Bloomberg) -- China's latest retaliation against U.S. tariffs is set to prove largely benign to commodity trade flows as Beijing runs out of raw materials to target.   Some products targeted by China tariffs were already squeezed by the long-running trade war. Meanwhile, other politically sensitive items, including soybeans, have been subject to top-end levies of 25% since last year. Even duties on U.S. rare earths target only a single miner that exports small quantities of the materials used in...

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