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Using Magnets in Computers

The Use of Magnets in Computers

The Use of Magnets in Computers How are Magnets Used in Computers? If you’ve read our blog before, then you are familiar with the fact that magnets seem to play an important role in nearly every corner of modern-day technology. From microwaves to car speakers,  magnets are a vital part of our everyday lives and…
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Magnets Used in Microwaves The “Magnetron”

Magnets Used in Microwaves The “Magnetron”

Magnets Used in Microwaves The “Magnetron” How are Magnets Used in Microwaves? Imagine that you’ve had a long day at work, and afterwards you hop in your car and blast your favorite song, then return home to toss your favorite frozen dinner in the microwave. Believe it or not, but all of this wouldn’t be…
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Magnets for Guitar Pickups

Magnets for Guitar Pickups

Magnets for Guitar Pickups Overview of Guitar Pickup Magnets If you’ve read our previous blog posts, then you know by now that there are a lot of interesting uses for magnets across a wide range of industries. Another important use is magnets for guitar pickups. A guitar pickup is a transducer that is used to…
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How are Magnets Used in Robotics?

The Importance of Magnets in Robotics

The Importance of Magnets in Robotics How are Magnets Used in Robotics? Magnets are everywhere: literally. Much like the earth itself, every magnet has a north and south pole, and like we often find in life the opposites attract. You might be surprised just how often magnets are used in everyday life and everyday objects.…
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Magnetic Level Gauges / Magnetic Level Indicator

Magnetic Level Gauges / Magnetic Level Indicators

Magnetic Level Gauges / Magnetic Level Indicators What are Magnetic Level Gauges? Level sensors are a highly valuable tool used to measure the level of liquids and other fluids and are an important factor in both consumer and industrial application. A magnetic level gauge, also commonly referred to as a magnetic level indicator, is a…
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Magnetic Switches

Magnetic Switches

On and Off, Off and On: Magnetic Switches How are magnets used in switches, and why are magnetic-powered electric switches important? “On-Off” switches are about as ubiquitous as traffic lights, conventional light switches, and stop signs. Around the world, people frequently interact with these everyday and mundane – yet very important – tools. Something as…
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Speaker Magnets

Speaker Magnets

Speaker Magnets Powering What We Hear: Magnets and Their Use In Speakers Why are magnets used in speakers? How do speaker magnets work?  Let’s explore more common applications of magnetics. A world without speakers used to amplify sound would be, well, rather quiet. Computers, cars, smart devices and even kitchen appliances all contain speakers of…
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How Are Magnets Used In Pumps and Motors?

How Are Magnets Used In Pumps and Motors? A Look into the Widespread use of Magnets in Mechanics and Beyond Since its discovery by humans dating back to the turn of the 17th century, magnetic technology has drastically shaped the world. Understanding that the Earth itself is a magnetic force, scientists, physicians, and other brilliant…
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Magnets in Sensors

Magnets in Sensors

Magnets in Sensors Demonstrated Value of Magnets in Sensors and Everyday Uses Driving a car, talking into a microphone, inserting coins into a machine – these common, mundane activities may seem completely unrelated, but there’s one shared element at work that may not cross your mind: the presence of magnets. More specifically, magnets are present…
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