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 and Electromagnets for Automation

Permanent & Electromagnets for Automation | AEC Magnetics

Electromagnets ManufacturingAEC electromagnets are  
made in the USA

Look no further--your industrial magnetics solution is right here!

Electromagnets and permanent magnets make automation safer, easier and more affordable. AEC Magnetics designs, manufactures and sells the industry's finest industrial magnets. We have been providing world-class industrial magnetics solutions for automation since 1961. Off-the-shelf or custom, AEC electromagnets, permanent magnets, magnetic tools, power supplies and accessories safely and reliably lift, position, transfer, sort and release ferrous materials.  We hand-build and individually test every electromagnet we make. AEC Magnetics permanent and electromagnets are guaranteed to work or your money back. Name your industrial magnet: electromagnet, lift magnet, flexible magnetic material, rare-earth magnet, magnetic tool, bar or horseshoe magnet, magnetic cup assembly, super-strong neodymium magnet, AEC Magnetics has it, ready to ship to your dock or door. 

THREE COUNTERSUNK NEOS #GoMakeItMagnetic with AEC Counter-sunk NeosCall to speak to an AEC Magnetics specialist today.  

We would love to hear about your application and recommend to you an affordable, reliable magnetic solution. Put our 56 years of industrial magnetics experience to work for you.  We are different than our competitors.  AEC Magnetics does not sell magnets. We provide magnetic solutions.  In your web search, you have probably seen online stores or magnet companies that offer you online shopping or a phone or email link to a salespeprson. At AEC Magnetics, we welcome the opportunity to serve you in a different way.  Here, a knowledgeable AEC magnetics specialist will give you all the time necessary to ask questions, understand how your magnet will work and help you select the perfect magnet at a fair price. We make and test every electromagnet that we ship to guarantee it works exactly as expected. We truly value your business, enjoy hearing about your application and find no greater satisfaction than sharing our half-century of magnetics knowledge with you.  You will find no better customer experience in this industry. You certainly will not find a better industrial magnetics resource. This is how AEC Magnetics has done things for 56 years. Quality magnetic solutions, one customer at a time. Anyone can sell you a magnet. No one can sell you a better magnetic solution. If it's's AEC. 

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    Don't blame Trumpfor starting the tempest in a China teacup brewing over trade tariffs. As AEC Magnetics has been reporting for years, China is king of the world's permanent magnetics market.  "China mines and produces more than 95-percent of the the world's REE, or rare earth elements, the minerals that make permanent magnets," said Bill Klaus, president of Cincinnati, Ohio, based AEC Magnetics. "The United States mines and produces none at this time."  Molycorp mined and produced REEs at its...

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  • Chubby Takes Some Heat 03/22/2018 18:26:33

    AEC Magnetics receives many phone calls asking for technical advice for industrial manufacturng application. When it comes to chemical or high heat conditions, our magnetic specialists knock the answer out of the ballpark by suggesting these AlNiCo magnets.  A dependable solution to high-heat or harsh-chemical applications, the AlNiCo pot magnet you see on the right, or AlNiCo horseshoe on the left are each  encased in sturdy steel to take the punishment other permanent magnets can not.   Sturdy...

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  • Your invitation awaits! 03/15/2018 17:46:32

    See the Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and LInkedIn logos at the top of our home page?  Follow us and find out what is happening in the world of industrial magnetics, electromagnets and permanent magnets for automation.  We want it to be easier for you to ask questions, get answers, receive technical information from our magnetic specialists and start the ball rolling on in-stock and custom magnetic automation solutions.  April Fool's Day is our 57th anniversary!  Put our magnetic solutions experience to...

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    AEC electromagnets are made by hand here in our Cincinnati, Ohio, USA manufacturing plant.  Our magnet technicians wind each coil with the best possible grade copper magnet wire--no skimping on inferior copper or components in AEC electromagnets.  The electromagnets you see to the right, in production at AEC, are going to Rock Mills Enterprises.  Check out the video above to see how Rock Mills puts AEC electromagnets to work--wild, right?  Our cases are the sturdiest you will find and are built to...

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