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FOD Magnets and Aircraft Carriers

Aircraft carriers and flightlines go hand-in-hand.  The safety of both on-deck personnel and the pilots is of paramount importance and one of the key methods of debris clean-up on a flightline is with FOD Magnets and  Magnetic Brooms.

When a jet engine is idling, it is sucking in over 23,000 lbs of inbound “thrust”.  One small stray […]

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Construction Magnets

Construction magnets is an all-encompassing term which, as it relates to industrial magnets, generally refers to products used for assistance in cleaning up construction sites of ferrous metal debris. Magnets which fit this category include magnetic brooms, magnetic sweepers and tow behind magnets. Most commonly used around construction sites would be the magnetic broom. These are […]

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Magnetic Sweeper Material Construction

Magnetic sweepers and brooms are constructed of various types of materials ranging from aluminum to steel and various alloys in between. Many of the magnetic sweepers and industrial magnets which originate overseas tend to be made with very inferior housings, mostly of either steel which is extrmely heavy and subject to corrosion as well as […]