Choosing the right magnet material is a decisive factor when using a magnet or a magnet system. This is because it will greatly affect the performance and function of the final product. We stock magnets in 4 different materials - Neodymium (NdFeB), Ferrite, Samarium Cobalt (SmCo) and Alnico (AlNiCo). Below you can see a table showing advantages and disadvantages for all materials. Our most popular material is Neodymium, followed by Ferrite.
Can't decide which material to use for your application? Do not hesitate to contact us and we will help you!
Choose the correct material
|Force||Lowest price||Moisture resistance||Max temp|
|2||Samarium Cobalt||Neodymium||Alnico||Samarium Cobalt|
Our Magnetcalculator is a handy tool to specify the holding force for each permanent -magnet. Note: Theoretical values, may vary from real world results.