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Worldwide manufacturer’s source and wholesale of strap buckles, side release buckles, webbing, magnets and metal parts. Proud International master distributor of ITW Nexus and ITW Nexus Advanced since 1979.

Facts You Need to Know BEFORE you buy Neodymium Magnets

 

 

WARNINGS:

-          Neodymium Magnets are fragile and can crack, peel or shatter when met with enough force. 

-          Wear gloves whenever possible as the broken shards can be sharp

-          Wear protective eyewear in case the pieces are hurled upwards. 

-          Two neodymium magnets , when attracted to each other,  come together faster and more forcefully than you think and can pinch and cause serious injury to fingers or skin.

-          These magnets are not recommended for use by children and pose a choking hazard as well as the other reasons mentioned

 

Neodymium magnets :

  • Can corrupt information on ID cards, tapes, discs, or hard drives etc.
  • Can affect appliances  (TV’s, monitors, etc.)
  • Can deactivate medical devices such as pacemakers
  • Can be de-magnetized at high temperatures  80° C / 175° F
  • Cannot be altered , drilled or machined (see our magnets that have holes if you need to mount it)
  • Can affect compasses in smartphones and navigational equipment in planes ( GPS ) and as such are strictly regulated by the IATA (International Air Transport Association) .  Extra charges may apply to your shipments by air (we will have to send you an extra invoice once the amount has been ascertained)
  • Can corrode and lose strength when used in humid, wet or moist conditions
  • Dust and powder from crushed or broken magnets are highly flammable
  • Can cause allergic reaction from its nickel plating

 

 

FAQ

 

We advise you to order a sample to determine it’s suitability for your needs first before ordering many .