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


gary pressAEC MAGNETICS celebrates a significant milestone April 1, 2021. Sixty years ago on this date, Richard M. Klaus founded the company. Bill, his son, is celebrating this milestone in the picture above. You may read our interesting story here, there is really no other like it. Regarded as the world's finest manufacturer of electromagnets, AEC Magnetics still hand-builds and tests every electromagnet it sells, small electro to large, custom or stock.  And, an original importer of permanent magnets from China, AEC established the industry's most reliable producers and suppliers long before other companies . Purchasing an AEC magnet ensures no substitutions in grade or quality. Our 60-year industrial magnetics experience is unbeatable. Our president, Bill Klaus, has almost 40 years of magnetics experience, all at AEC. Bill knows how magnets behave in virtually any application.  Imagine putting 60 years of magnetics experience to work solving your application! And, 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.  We are flattered to have many imitators, but for 60 years, if it's magnetic, it's been AEC for thousands of industrial magnetics applications. 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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