Welcome to Shields Company Magnetics
Shields Magnetics offers a wide variety of permanent industrial magnetic products for use in debris removal, lifting, separating and sweeping. Manufactured with Grade 8 Permanent Magnets and Rare Earth magnets, Shields Magnetics has the size and strength for every application.
Who Uses Our Magnetic Products?
The answer is Industry. Here is just a sampling of the companies that choose our top-quality industrial magnets.
From The Magnetic Blog…
We recently paid a visit to Interface Incorporated to demonstrate one of our most popular sweepers — our multi-surface magnetic sweeper with wheels.
Interface, based in Scottsdale, Arizona is a worldwide leader in force measurement […]
What happens when you drop a magnet through a fat copper pipe? Magic! Check out this gravity-defying trick using a neodymium magnet in heavy copper piping:
Shields Company recently received a magnetic sweeper inquiry, which resulted in an order, from a company seeking to retrieve “BBs”. While this may not seem odd at first, it’s the nature of the BB […]
This product is much stronger than I had ever expected. We’ve picked up hundreds of pounds of ferrous metal which saves us in tire repairs, injuries and time. I’m happy to recommend this product to any user and demonstrate it’s effectiveness.Sgt. Dave Hontz, Los Angeles County Sheriffs Department
Your products work great, are well made and save us a lot of time in clean-up and maintenance.Connie Martin, Bobcat Corporation
I tip my hat to your firm. It’s not every day something this good comes along. Our MKS-4000 Tow Behind Magnetic Sweeper covers 6.2 miles 5 days per week and it just works. The fabrication is amazing, the construction is incredibly solid. We are truly impressed.Pat, Waupaca County Transfer Station, Manawa, WI
Your MKS 4000 Tow Behind Magnetic Sweeper magnet is doing wonders for our Auto Facility in the rail yard. It is picking up metal so small it’s barely visible to the eye. Thank you!Melissa Fine, Facilities Supervisor, Johnson Controls, Inc, Global Workplace Solutions BNSF Railways
We get what we order as soon as we want it and the products save us a lot of money and time by removing all the screws, nails and hardware from our terminal facilities.Don Kessler, Georgia Port Authority
Thank you very much. I received the magnet yesterday and I started using it around our plant right away and it works great! Thanks for the fast service and hopefully we will order more magnet products from you in the future.Tim Schuster, Quality Assurance, Brickham Stamping Co., Inc.
Your MKS 5000 Tow Behind Magnetic Sweeper has saved us a lot of expense, both in equipment maintenance and employee injury and downtime. We run the landfills for Hawaii and this is a tremendous piece of equipment.Solid Waste Operations Supervisor, County of Hilo, Hawaii
The products are rugged and built with quality that delivers, we won’t go anywhere else.George Dorn,Tech. Supervisor, Major U.S. Commercial Airline
Use of the Shields magnets has drastically reduced our metal debris contamination problems in the terminal and dock areas. Due to product quality, we intend to continue using the magnets on our yard spotters and tractors.Randy Mertes, Purchasing Manager
The merchandise delivers as promised and continues to keep our downtimes minimal – That’s critical in our industry.Dave Setser, Terminal Manager, Yellow Freight Systems