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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Welcome to the week of May 26, 2020., With almost 40 years of magnetics and automation experience, I am prepared to answer your questions and recommend a terrific solution for your application. I am a great listener and I will give you all the time necessary to explain your application so AEC can recommend the best electromagnet, permanent magnet, power supply or accessory solution for your needs. AEC Magnetics makes the best automation equipment for applications like end-of-arm tooling, picking and placing, holding, lifting and so many other manufacturing jobs.

Bill Klaus, AEC president

Permanent and Electromagnets for Automation

Permanent & Electromagnets for Automation | AEC Magnetics

Hand-crafting Automation's Finest Electromagnets Since 1961

gary pressWhen it comes to electro- and permanent magnetics, AEC stands out. We hand-build every AEC electromagnet here in our Cincinnati, Ohio, factory. Small electromagnet to large, every AEC electromagnet is tested and guaranteed. 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."


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